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Film review: Moana (PG)

The female empowerment of Frozen gets a colourful Polynesian makeover in the joyful rites-of-passage animation Moana, peppered with infectious songs composed by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Opetaia Foa’i and Mark Mancina.

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This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Tom Hanks in a scene from the film, "Sully." The movie opens in U.S. theaters Friday, Sept. 9, 2016. (Keith Bernstein/Warner Bros. Pictures via AP)

Tom Hanks talks about his new movie, Sully

He’s one of the world’s most respected actors - but even Tom Hanks isn’t immune to feeling intimidated on set, he tells Susan Griffin

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Film review: Bad Santa 2

Given the amount of saccharine tosh we’re subjected to each and every winter, it’s perhaps no surprise that, much like an over-excited kid on Christmas Day, we embraced Bad Santa with open arms when it was released back in 2003.

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Adam Driver arrives at the world premiere of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Monday, Dec. 14, 2015, in Los Angeles. Driver plays the role of Kylo Ren in the film. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Paterson: Adam Driver talks about killing off Han Solo and working with Scorsese

From Girls to Star Wars, Adam Driver has put his foot down to achieve a fast-paced career. His next role - in Jim Jarmusch’s Paterson - might be more sedate, but it’s no less powerful. Ella Walker finds out more

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Film review: Your Name (12A)

Boys will be girls and vice versa in writer-director Makoto Shinkai’s charming animated drama about two awkward teenagers - a boy from the city and a girl from the provinces - who wake one morning to discover they are inhabiting each other’s bodies.

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Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them (12A)

Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them (12A)

Eddie Redmayne talks to Susan Griffin about the new Harry Potter prequel Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them

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Film review: Arrival (12A)

Cocooned in the tiny bubbles that constitute our lives, planet Earth seems huge - a polluted rock cluttered with billions of competing lifeforms, whose paths rarely intersect.

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A Street Cat Named Bob: Susan Griffin talks to the cast

The story of Bob the cat, who helped transform his homeless owner’s life, won millions of hearts. Susan Griffin talks to the people behind the film

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Film review: The Accountant (15)

In 1998, childhood friends Ben Affleck and Matt Damon excitedly clutched Academy Awards for Best Original Screenplay for Good Will Hunting, an emotionally rich drama about a mathematics genius, who works as a janitor.

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The Light Between Oceans: Michael Fassbender talks about his on (and off) screen romance with Alicia Vikander

Romance blossomed between Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander while making post-war romance The Light Between Oceans. Now, with the movie set to woo cinema audiences too, they tell Susan Griffin whether they’d be tempted to set up home on an isolated island like their character

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Film review - Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (12A)

Tom Cruise has made a career out of pulling off high octane action-packed films which take reality with a pinch of salt.

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Benedict Cumberbatch in Dr Strange.

Benedict Cumberbatch: From Sherlock to Marvel’s Dr Strange

Benedict Cumberbatch is ready to tackle new territory as Marvel superhero Dr Strange. He spoke to Gemma Dunn.

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Doctor Strange: Benedict Cumberbatch on why he’s taking on a Marvel superhero

He has the brains and British stiff upper lip down to a tee - Benedict Cumberbatch tells Gemma Dunn why he’s taking on a Marvel superhero

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SUCCESS: The film has won a numberof awards at film festivals across the world.

Leeds indie film comes back to city

A Leeds indie feature film returns home this weekend after nearly a year on the road.

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VIDEO: New Michael Jackson Thriller project revealed by John Landis in Sheffield

Michael Jackson fans are to be thrilled all over again with a 'spectacular' new top secret Thriller project, original director John Landis has revealed during a visit to Sheffield.
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Film review: I, Daniel Blake (15)

Warwickshire-born director Ken Loach scales the cold, hard face of Britain’s over-burdened welfare system in a grimly compelling portrait of the bureaucratic red tape that separates hard-working and desperate folk from the benefits they need to survive.

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Trolls

Justin Timberlake and Anna Kendrick tell Gemma Dunn about recording songs for new DreamWorks Animation, Trolls

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Hollywood calls for Horsforth film-maker

Hollywood calls for Horsforth film-maker

A Leeds film-maker is mixing with the Hollywood A-list after his movie was chosen to feature in a Los Angeles festival screening.

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Hollywood filmmaking legend John Landis

WIN: Thriller director John Landis talk tickets in Sheffield

Hollywood legend John Landis - who directed Michael Jackson's iconic Thriller video - will give a talk in Sheffield this weekend and we have the last tickets to be won in our free competition.

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Film review: Storks (U)

Birds of a computer-animated feather flock together in Nicholas Stoller and Doug Sweetland’s lightweight family adventure that suggests those embarrassing school lessons about human reproduction are a messy fallacy.

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