Dallas Buyers Club

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An unremarkable film featuring remarkable performances – first and foremost by Leto, whose entirely natural turn as transgender “Rayon” slightly edges McConaughey’s full-on interpretation of the homophobic Woodroof – while Jennifer Garner once again does her trick of quietly spinning a character that feels initially flat and pointless into something more memorable.

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About Time

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Your enjoyment depends very much on whether you can accept a man who lives in a castle totally without irony criticising rich family, and the general posh-and-lovely version of the world Curtis deals in, but genuinely this is a thoughtful, bittersweet romance that may charm you, if you let it.