LondonNet's Top 10 Films




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Week ending Tuesday 21 May 2019

Rocketman. Copyright: 2018 Paramount Pictures. Photo: David Appleby. All Rights Reserved.1. [-] Rocketman (15)
Reg grows up in Pinner with his mother Sheila Eileen and grandmother Ivy. He unlocks his gift for songwriting by forging a lifelong creative partnership with Bernie Taupin. Dick James, founder of DJM records, signs Reg and Bernie to the label and nurtures Reg as he changes his name to Elton John...
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Amazing Grace. Copyright: StudioCanal. All Rights Reserved.2. [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.3. [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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Birds Of Passage. Copyright: Curzon Artificial Eye. All Rights Reserved.4. [-] Birds Of Passage (15)
Zaida is a member of a Wayuu indigenous tribe in 1960s Colombia. The young woman is readied for marriage by undergoing a period of strict isolation. When she emerges, neighbour Rapayet attempts to win Zaida's hand by paying formidable matriarch Ursula a dowry...
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Beats. Copyright: Altitude Film Distribution. All Rights Reserved.5. [-] Beats (18)
The 1994 Criminal Justice And Public Order Bill infuriates techno-loving 15-year-old Jonno and his best friend Spanner, who live in West Lothian. As an act of defiance, the lads plan to attend an underground rave. This celebration of youthful exuberance tests the bonds between Jonno and Spanner...
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Long Shot. Copyright: Lionsgate Films. Photo: Hector Alvarez. All Rights Reserved.6. [5] 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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Eighth Grade. Copyright: Sony Pictures Releasing. All Rights Reserved.7. [3] 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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Woman At War. Copyright: Picturehouse Entertainment. All Rights Reserved.8. [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.9. [8] 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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John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum. Copyright: Lionsgate Films. Photo: Mark Rogers. All Rights Reserved.10. [-] John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum (15)
Hit man John Wick goes on the run after the guild of assassins takes out a 14 million US dollar contract on his life. Hit men and women from around the world including marksman Zero descend on the city to take John's life. The hit man cannot trust anyone...
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