LondonNet's Top 10 Films




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Week ending Tuesday 14 May 2019

Amazing Grace. Copyright: StudioCanal. All Rights Reserved.1. [-] Amazing Grace (U)
In 1972, Aretha Franklin visited The New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles with her producer Jerry Wexler, backing singers and a full complement of musicians to record an album of gospel music in front of a live audience. This concert film captures those sessions over two nights...
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High Life. Copyright: Thunderbird Releasing. Photo: Martin Valentin Menke. All Rights Reserved.2. [-] High Life (18)
Convicts serving life sentences with no chance of parole are offered a tantalising deal: a chance at freedom if they agree to take part in a deep space mission to extract energy from a black hole. Among the prisoners who agree to the unusual deal is a celibate murderer called Monte...
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Eighth Grade. Copyright: Sony Pictures Releasing. All Rights Reserved.3. [2] Eighth Grade (15)
Thirteen-year-old Kayla Day is in the final stretch of solitude at Miles Grove Middle School. She stands awkwardly on the precipice of a more formidable challenge - high school - without any emotional support except for her father, who struggles to connect with his self-conscious daughter...
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Red Joan. Copyright: Lionsgate Films. Photo: Nick Wall. All Rights Reserved.4. [1] Red Joan (12A)
Bernd Trautmann is captured by the British during the Second World War and becomes a prisoner of war in a camp run by Sergeant Smythe. During a penalty-scoring challenge, Bernd's talents as a goalkeeper pique the interest of Jack Friar, who manages a struggling local football club...
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Long Shot. Copyright: Lionsgate Films. Photo: Hector Alvarez. All Rights Reserved.5. [4] Long Shot (15)
When he was young, journalist Fred Flarsky fell hopelessly in love with his babysitter and risked a single kiss. Many years later, the girl of his feverish dreams, Charlotte Field, is the Secretary of State for the United States who has just been endorsed by President Chambers...
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Wild Rose. Copyright: Entertainment One. Photo: Aimee Spinks. All Rights Reserved.6. [3] Wild Rose (15)
Now she has been released from prison, Rose-Lynn Harlan must tighten her feeble grasp of her maternal responsibilities or lose the respect of her two children. Rose-Lynn's mother Marion fears her daughter will abandon the children again to pursue dreams of becoming a country music singer...
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Woman At War. Copyright: Picturehouse Entertainment. All Rights Reserved.7. [7] Woman At War (12A)
Fifty-year-old choir mistress Halla is a seemingly shy and retiring member of the local community, who leads a secret double life as an environmental activist. She regularly attacks electricity pylons cluttering up the breath-taking landscapes of Reykjavik...
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Tolkien. Copyright: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation/Fox Searchlight Pictures. All Rights Reserved.8. [6] Tolkien (12A)
At the turn of the 20th century, J. R. R. Tolkien is a teenage orphan living in the care of Father Francis Morgan. He falls for Edith Bratt but the holy man drives a wedge between the teenage love birds. During this period of courtship, Tolkien is surrounded by a fellowship of friends...
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The Hustle. Copyright: 2019 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc. Photo: Christian Black. All Rights Reserved.9. [-] The Hustle (12A)
Skilled con woman Josephine Chesterfield takes undisciplined scam artist Penny Rust under her designer label wing to polish away some of the rough edges. The duplicitous double-act's first target is technology millionaire Thomas Westerburg...
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Avengers: Endgame. Copyright: Marvel Studios. Photo: Film Frame. All Rights Reserved.10. [8] Avengers: Endgame (12A)
Thanos has claimed the six Infinity Stones and exterminated half of all living organisms in the universe. Before his demise, Fury issued a distress call to Captain Marvel and she arrives in the aftermath of the extermination. Her formidable abilities may tip the balance of power...
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