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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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Jessica Chastain has a taste for blood in JC Chandor’s A Most Violent Year. Tom Brook reports on a new take on the crime saga.

A black-and-white Polish movie about a nun is among the favourites to win a best foreign language film Oscar. Tom Brook talks to its director.

Disney’s latest fairy-tale film is adapted from a musical with an adult storyline. Tom Brook talks to its stars, including Meryl Streep and Emily Blunt.

As the US awards season begins, Tom Brook reports on the films picking up prizes, and interviews directors Richard Linklater and Mike Leigh.

Hard-boiled Australian thrillers have won acclaim at film festivals and introduced actors who have since become Hollywood stars. Christian Blauvelt reports.