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The Rover

The Rover*

David Michôd emerges from the lion's den and leaps directly into the furnace for his brilliant second feature.

Welcome To New York

Welcome To New York*

The voracious sexual appetite of Dominique Strauss-Kahn makes the basis for Abel Ferrara's brilliant, provocative new film.



Hong Khaou's debut feature is a hushed essay on coping with grief, sexuality and the cultural/generational divide.

All This Mayhem

All This Mayhem*

A stranger-than-fiction skateboarding documentary to rank alongside Man on Wire and The Imposter.

Norte, The End Of History

Norte, The End Of History*

The mighty Lav Diaz repurposes Dostoyevsky in this transcendental crime drama.

I Am Divine

I Am Divine*

Bad taste and taboo-busting abound in this essential biography of the drag icon.



Philippe Garrel's latest meditation on love and life is an understated sensual delight.

How To Train Your Dragon 2

How To Train Your Dragon 2*

This swooping and soaring sequel boasts big thrills, innovative set-pieces and a surprisingly radical political outlook.