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Johnny English Strikes Again review: Rowan Atkinson's spy short on laughs, long on nostalgia

Johnny English Strikes Again review: Rowan Atkinson's spy short on laughs, long on nostalgia

No one would call the Johnny English films Rowan Atkinson's best work, but they've done well at most box offices, which must be why we're getting a third instalment six years after the underwhelming Johnny English Reborn

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Ghosthunter review: Past demons haunt incredible and heartbreaking documentary

Ghosthunter review: Past demons haunt incredible and heartbreaking documentary

Ben Lawrence's debut documentary is simply remarkable – not just for the story, which tells of a man in western Sydney who hunts ghosts, most of them in his own past – but for the sensitivity with which Lawrence tells it.

  • by Paul Byrnes
'A very special moment': Richard Gere to be a father again at 69
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'A very special moment': Richard Gere to be a father again at 69

Richard Gere and his wife Alejandra Silva have confirmed they are expecting a baby.

  • by Julia Hunt
Aussies shine at Venice and Toronto film festivals
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Aussies shine at Venice and Toronto film festivals

Nicole Kidman, Elizabeth Debicki and Jennifer Kent were just some of the highlights at the two great festivals that unofficially kick off the awards season.

  • by Stephanie Bunbury
Smallfoot review: Neat twist on an old tale but far cry from Warner's cartoon glory days

Smallfoot review: Neat twist on an old tale but far cry from Warner's cartoon glory days

The anarchic spirit of the old Warners era has been sidelined in favour of a slick brand of sentimentalism.

  • by Sandra Hall
Short Cuts: Sundance Film Festival Shorts, Italian Film Festival and more

Short Cuts: Sundance Film Festival Shorts, Italian Film Festival and more

Short Cuts: Sundance Film Festival Shorts, Italian Film Festival, The Films of Lucrecia Martel

  • by Craig Mathieson
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'A very special moment': Richard Gere to be a father again at 69

'A very special moment': Richard Gere to be a father again at 69

Richard Gere and his wife Alejandra Silva have confirmed they are expecting a baby.

  • by Julia Hunt
Short Cuts: Mandy, Czech & Slovak Film Festival, Ghosthunter

Short Cuts: Mandy, Czech & Slovak Film Festival, Ghosthunter

Film critic Craig Mathieson picks the best of what's in local cinemas now.

  • by Craig Mathieson
Teen Titans: Superheroes make pre-teens of us all
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Teen Titans: Superheroes make pre-teens of us all

The superhero movies keep coming, and the parodies – and the parodies of the parodies.

  • by Jake Wilson
Short Cuts: What's on Screen in Sydney

Short Cuts: What's on Screen in Sydney

Our film critics review what's on at local cinemas now.

John Cho was 'Searching' for movie-making answers
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John Cho was 'Searching' for movie-making answers

There was a very big reason John Cho initially balked at the offer to star in Searching, the story of a father forced to dive deep into the online world to search for clues to the disappearance of his teenage daughter. He liked the story and first-time director Aneesh Chaganty. The character was interesting and touched him on a personal level.

  • by Rick Bentley