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Water for Elephants


Romantic drama. A student (Robert Pattinson) joins a circus and falls for its star performer (Reese Witherspoon). But her brutal husband runs the show and treats the animals cruelly.

  • 12A
  • 2011
  • 140mins [R][S]
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The Guard


Crime & Mystery: Comedy thriller. A rule-bending Irish policeman's (Brendan Gleeson) easy life is interrupted when he finds a dead body. Violence/very strong language/sex scenes.

  • 15
  • 2011
  • 115mins [R][S]

The Raven


Crime & Mystery: Thriller starring John Cusack. It's 1849 and a killer terrorises Baltimore with grisly slayings based on Edgar Allan Poe's celebrated Gothic stories. Gory violence.

  • 15
  • 2012
  • 130mins [S]
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