LFF 2018: Assassination Nation reaps what the Patriarchy has been sowing.

The last few years has seen a good run of socially aware movies for the masses, and this latest directorial effort from Sam Levinson holds a mirror up to modern masculinity and society as a whole. But will Assassination Nation‘s message ring true, or is it doomed to the dustbin of history?

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40 years on, John Carpenter’s Halloween remains the rightful king of the slasher movie

As one of horror cinema’s most iconic characters celebrates 40 years of celluloid immortality, and with the eleventh film in the franchise set to arrive on the big screen this month it’s time to look at what made this low-budget indie film such a colossal success.

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LFF 2018: Beautiful Boy refuses to take a stand in the War on Drugs – to its benefit

The latest big release from the London Film Festival takes a look at the victim – or victims – of a young man’s drug addiction, in a debate that is often quick to dehumanise its subjects to make a point.

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