Film adaptations

The Old Guard review – Netflix immortality thriller won’t live long in the memory | Film

A sort-of-dull title for a sort-of-dull film. This is basically a two-hour dollop of action-movie product, teased out to look like a superhero origin story and touting (weakly) for the possible beginnings

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Virus Tropical review – energetic, dazzling animated rite of passage | Film

Far from being some Covid-19 cash-in, the title of this beautiful 2017 Colombian-Ecuadorian animation refers to a dismissive doctor’s initial diagnosis when Quito housewife Hilda turns up at his surgery believing, despite

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