Spice World

BB (out of 5) Fans of the Spice Girls will enjoy this tribute to their momentary superfame as they go from one silly adventure to another in a musical directed by Bob Spiers (Absolutely Fabulous). Scary, Sporty, Posh, Ginger and Baby Spice are working hard towards a big concert, but before they can get around … More Spice World

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Secrets And Lies

BBBBB (out of 5) Working from a script Mike Leigh wrote based on his performers’ improvisational work in rehearsals, actors Brenda Blethyn and Marianne Jean-Baptiste come as close to true-to-life acting as can be expected; you might sometimes feel like you’re watching a documentary. Blethyn plays Cynthia, an aging, working-class white woman who is found by Hortense … More Secrets And Lies

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Under The Skin (1997)

BB (out of 5) Samantha Morton and Claire Rushbrook are as opposite as sisters can be in this drama about family grief. When their mother dies and leaves them virtually alone, the two women react in their own ways to the emptiness that they find themselves with; Rushbrook taking refuge in her middle-class life and impending pregnancy, … More Under The Skin (1997)

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