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From Judy to Monos, the new films to look out for this October

Plus: Chris Morris' The Day Shall Come

By Wendy Ide   October 2019


Judy Released on 4th October

Renée Zellweger, above, throws herself into the role of late-career Judy Garland with a performance that hits exactly the right balance between barnstorming showbiz trouper and fragile creature broken by  Hollywood. It’s the late 1960s, and Garland is destitute with a professional reputation eroded by a lifetime of substance abuse. In a last-ditch attempt to provide security for her children, she accepts an extended booking in London. Punctuated with poignant flashbacks to Garland’s sparkling early years, the picture packs a considerable…

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