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21, January 2021

Nothing Like a Dame

Roger Michell directs this British documentary which follows Dames Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Eileen Atkins and Joan Plowright as they take a look back at their lives and careers while spending a weekend at a country retreat.

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15, April 2021

Highlander

(Available on BBC iPlayer)

He fought his first battle on the Scottish Highlands in 1536. He will fight his greatest battle on the streets of New York city in 1986. His name is Connor MacLeod. He is immortal.

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22, July 2021
Out of Blue
(Available on BBC iPlayer)

When homicide detective Mike Hoolihan (Patricia Clarkson) is called to investigate the murder of a leading astrophysicist in New Orleans, she is confronted by a mystery that begins to affect her in ways she had never expected. 

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2, November 2021
Together
(Available on BBC iPlayer)

Hilarious and heartbreaking story of a couple forced to re-evaluate themselves and their relationship through the reality of lockdown.

Though provoking and gritty 5/10

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18, February 2021

The Big Short

Based on the true story of four outsiders who saw what the big banks, media and government refused to: the global collapse of the economy. A bold investment leads them into the dark underbelly of banking, where everyone and everything is in question.

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6, May 2021
Red Joan

(Available on BBC iPlayer)

The year is 2000 and Joan Stanley is living in contented retirement in suburbia at the turn of the millennium. Her tranquil life is suddenly disrupted when she’s arrested by MI5 and accused of providing intelligence to Communist Russia.

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2, September 2021
A Lonely Place to Die
(Available on BBC iPlayer)

A group of five mountaineers are climbing in the remote Scottish Highlands when they make a horrific discovery: a young girl buried in a small chamber, with only a small air pipe to the surface keeping her alive. 

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30, November 2021
Show Trial
(Available on BBC iPlayer)

One missing student, and a second - privileged and unlikeable - arrested for murder. The jury is going to hate her, but is she guilty? Twisting drama from the makers of Vigil - 5 episodes.

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18, March 2021

Sliding Doors 

London publicist Helen, effortlessly slides between parallel storylines that show what would have happened if she does or does not catch a morning train back to her apartment.

Despite being dated we scored the film a solid 8/10

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3, June 2021

Flying Blind

(Available on BBC iPlayer)

While leading a well-ordered, focused life designing military drones for her Bristol-based employer, 40-something engineer Frankie meets and falls for the charms of French-Algerian student Kahil, who is 20 years her junior. 

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5, October 2021
On the basis of Sex
(Available on BBC iPlayer)

The true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of a historic career that lead to her nomination and confirmation as U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice.

This scored a solid 10/10