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How To Train Your Dragon 2

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



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Mistaken For Strangers*

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Return To Homs

Return To Homs*

The brutal political machinations in modern Syria are captured with an unblinking eye in this admirably tough and direct documentary.