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Talking Movies

Talking Movies is BBC World News' flagship cinema review and magazine show.

In a monthly programme, presenter Tom Brook presents all the latest news and reviews from the world of cinema.

From the most recent Hollywood blockbusters to insightful documentaries and ground-breaking world cinema, Talking Movies is a guide to the best in film.

With exclusive reports from Hollywood and New York, on location features with top directors and artists and interviews with the big stars, Tom brings the big screen to the small screen.

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For his latest role, Benedict Cumberbatch plays code-breaker Alan Turing in The Imitation Game. He talks to Tom Brook about the brilliant and eccentric figure.

Studio Babelsberg just outside Berlin has been used by Quentin Tarantino, Wes Anderson – and Joseph Goebbels. Tom Brook reports.

The actor gains a layer of sleaziness in new movie Nightcrawler, exposing the dark underbelly of Los Angeles. Tom Brook talks to him about crossing the line.

For decades after World War II, German filmmakers avoided the subject. But that has now changed, and one new film addresses the period with great sensitivity.

The filmmakers of the Berlin School deny that the most interesting stories come from a troubled history – and have forged a new kind of German cinema.