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Film Review: Ant-Man

Jul 13 2015

Iron Man, Thor, Captain America …… they’ve all become familiar faces in cinemas over the past couple of years, as the Marvel universe rolls out blockbuster after blockbuster. But super heroes don’t come in just a variety of shapes: they come in different sizes as well, as the latest one shows.

Ant-Man, easily the most diminutive super hero of them all, arrives in cinemas this Friday, 17th, certificate 12A. You may have heard London Mums’ film critic, Freda Cooper, and Monica Costa looking forward to the film in the latest edition of the Talking Pictures podcast, https://soundcloud.com/freda-14/talkingpictures9july2015.  And now it’s time for Freda to find out if there’s more to him than just an ant-i-hero.

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Future Films Heads Up: London Film Festival for families

Sep 17 2014

Red carpets, camera crews, photographers, celebs …… they’re all on their way to London for this year’s London Film Festival, which runs from Wednesday, 8th to Sunday, 19th October 2014.  The big films have been announced – The Imitation Game, Mr Turner, Fury and Foxcatcher among them – and the likes of Brad Pitt, Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley and Steve Carrel are all expected to tread that red carpet.

So film fans will be in their element. But what if you’re looking for something more family orientated?

The good news is that the London Film Festival has a special strand dedicated to family movies, completed with a Family Gala screening.

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