LWLies Recommends*

Magic Mike XXL

Magic Mike XXL*

Channing Tatum leads a troupe of sensitive male strippers in this explosively sexy road trip movie.

Slow West

Slow West*

Michael Fassbender shows his true grit in this gratifying and extremely violent saunter through Old America.

Les Combattants

Les Combattants*

Adèle Haenel's ingenue allure elevates Thomas Cailley's sweet-natured survivalist romance.

Mr Holmes

Mr Holmes*

Sir Ian McKellen is riveting in this moving and humane look at Sherlock Holmes in his twilight years.

The Look Of Silence

The Look Of Silence*

Joshua Oppenheimer's bloodcurdling and brilliant follow-up to his doc smash, The Act of Killing.

Second Coming

Second Coming*

An extremely intriguing and morally ambigious south London psychodrama from Debbie Tucker Green

Black Coal, Thin Ice

Black Coal, Thin Ice*

This Chinese thriller scooped the top prize at the 2014 Berlin Film Festival, and it's not hard to see why.



Melissa McCarthy and Paul Feig again prove they're a match made in comedy heaven with this superior spoof.