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With X-Men: Dark Phoenix on the horizon, a film predicted to signal the end of the original iteration of the X-Men franchise, I’ve decided to go back and revisit this highly influential collection of comic-book movies. We continue with Bryan Singer’s sequel, 2003’s X2… Though far more of a muscular and accomplished film than its …

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Hosted by myself and Cineworld film journalist Sean Wilson, Between the Notes is a podcast all about the sounds of cinema, and our discussion of them, airing on a flexible schedule roughly every two or three weeks. In the latest episode, we discuss three new releases – Danny Elfman’s Dumbo, Alexandre Desplat’s The Sisters Brothers …

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