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THE SECRET GARDEN (2020)
Starring Colin Firth, Julie Walters, Maeve Dermody, Dixie Egerickx, Edan Hayhurst, Jemma Powell, Sonia Goswami, Amir Wilson, Isis Davis and Lee Starkey. Directed by Marc Munden.
THE QUEEN'S CORGI (2019)
Starring Julie Walters, Jack Whitehall, Sheridan Smith, Ray Winstone, Tom Courtenay, Matt Lucas, Colin McFarlane, Sarah Hadland, Nina Wadia and Kulvinder Ghir. Directed by Ben Stassen and Vincent Kesteloot.

REVIEWS The Queen's Corgi - Barking up the wrong tree

WILD ROSE (2019)
Starring Jessie Buckley, Sophie Okonedo, Julie Walters, Jamie Sives, James Harkness, Ashley Shelton and Kacey Musgraves. Directed by Tom Harper.

A young woman from Glasgow, bursting with talent and charisma, dreams of escaping her ordinary life and making it big as a country music singer in Nashville.
MARY POPPINS RETURNS (2019)
Starring Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Meryl Streep, Colin Firth, Emily Mortimer, Ben Whishaw, Angela Lansbury, Dick Van Dyke, Julie Walters and Pixie Davies. Directed by Rob Marshall.

In Depression-era London, a now-grown Jane and Michael Banks, along with Michael's three children, are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins following a personal loss. Through her unique magical skills, and with the aid of her friend Jack, she helps the family rediscover the joy and wonder missing in their lives.

REVIEWS Mary Poppins Returns - Disney's unexpected triumph dazzles on 4K
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MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN (2018)
Starring Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgård, Dominic Cooper, Julie Walters, Christine Baranski, Lily James and Andy García. Directed by Ol Parker.

REVIEWS Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again - More ABBA musical madness, for better and for worse

FILM STARS DON'T DIE IN LIVERPOOL (2018)
Starring Annette Bening, Jamie Bell, Julie Walters, Vanessa Redgrave, Stephen Graham, James Bloor, Frances Barber, Leanne Best, Kenneth Cranham and Tom Brittney. Directed by Paul McGuigan.

Based on Peter Turner's memoir, the film follows the playful but passionate relationship between Turner and the eccentric Academy Award-winning actress Gloria Grahame in 1978 Liverpool. What starts as a vibrant affair between a legendary femme fatale and her young lover quickly grows into a deeper relationship, with Turner being the person Gloria turns to for comfort. Their passion and lust for life is tested to the limits by events beyond their control.

REVIEWS Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool - A Hollywood romance

PADDINGTON 2 (2017)
Starring Ben Whishaw, Sally Hawkins, Hugh Bonneville, Samuel Joslin, Madeleine Harris, Julie Walters, Hugh Grant, Brendan Gleeson, Jim Broadbent and Peter Capaldi. Directed by Paul King.

Paddington is happily settled with the Brown family in Windsor Gardens, where he has become a popular member of the community, spreading joy and marmalade wherever he goes. While searching for the perfect present for his beloved Aunt Lucy’s hundredth birthday, Paddington spots a unique pop-up book in Mr. Gruber’s antique shop, and embarks upon a series of odd jobs to buy it. But when the book is stolen, it’s up to Paddington and the Browns to unmask the thief…

REVIEWS Paddington 2 - Trust and bear-lieve, it’s a paw-fect sequel

BROOKLYN (2016)
Starring Saoirse Ronan, Domhnall Gleeson, Emory Cohen, Jim Broadbent, Julie Walters, Jessica Paré, Eve Macklin, Brid Brennan, Fiona Glascott and Jane Brennan. Directed by John Crowley.

The profoundly moving story of Eilis Lacey, a young Irish immigrant navigating her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of America, Eilis departs Ireland and the comfort of her mother’s home for the shores of New York City. The initial shackles of homesickness quickly diminish as a fresh romance sweeps Eilis into the intoxicating charm of love. But soon, her new vivacity is disrupted by her past, and Eilis must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.

REVIEWS Brooklyn - A charming and affecting right-of-passage

PADDINGTON (2014)
Starring Ben Whishaw, Jim Broadbent, Julie Walters, Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Nicole Kidman and Peter Capaldi. Directed by Paul King.

The journey of an optimistic and polite young bear from Peru who travels to London in search of a home and a family. When the Brown family invites him to stay with them, little do they realise how much comic mayhem one young bear will bring to their everyday family life.

REVIEWS Paddington - Where anyone can feel at home

ONE CHANCE (2013)
Starring James Corden, Alexandra Roach, Colm Meaney, Julie Walters, Simon Cowell, Kathryn Drysdale and Jemima Rooper. Directed by David Frankel.

An aspiring singer becomes a reality-show sensation.

REVIEWS One Chance - When the underdog sings opera

BRAVE (2012)
Starring Kelly Macdonald, Julie Walters, Billy Connolly, Emma Thompson, Kevin McKidd, Craig Ferguson, Robbie Coltrane, Peigi Barker, Steven Cree and Steve Purcell. Directed by Mark Andrews, Steve Purcell and Brenda Chapman.

REVIEWS Brave - Sweet, but not guaranteed to be a Pixar classic

BILLY ELLIOT (2000)
Starring Jamie Bell, Julie Walters, Jean Heywood, Jamie Draven, Gary Lewis, Stephen Mangan, Patrick Malahide, Stuart Wells, Tracey Wilkinson and Nicola Blackwell. Directed by Stephen Daldry.

REVIEWS Billy Elliot - Breaking the mould for 20 years

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