8 Feb 2017

At The Movies for 8 February 2017

From At The Movies, 7:30 pm on 8 February 2017
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In At the Movies Simon Morris reviews a holiday full of Oscar hopefuls - but how many were actually deserving?  Hollywood favourite La La Land? Urban future classic Moonlight?  Blue-collar tragedy Manchester By The Sea?  Or popular winner Hidden Figures?

La La Land is the bookies’ favourite - the revival of the classic musicals of the 1950s, starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling…

Moonlight is a theatrical urban drama, graced by two brilliant performances by Mahershala Ali and Naomie Harris

And Manchester by the sea puts Ben Affleck’s brother Casey into the big league, ably assisted by regular nominee Michelle Williams…

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