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Once a decade Sight & Sound asks critics to select the best films of all time.

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Every week we publish a list of 10 great films, all of which are available to view in the UK.

    • 10 great films set in Victorian London

      With The Elephant Man back in cinemas, journey back to the original sin city, where Sherlock Holmes, Oliver Twist and Count Dracula all walked the dark streets.

      Kat Ellinger
      12 March 2020

    • 10 great films about queer activism

      These films tell inspiring stories of people who've stood up for LGBTIQ+ rights, breaking ground and challenging perceptions.

      Jack King
      5 March 2020

    • 10 great French period films

      From Napoléon to Portrait of a Lady on Fire, we recommend 10 of the best French costume dramas.

      Samuel Wigley
      23 January 2020

    • 10 great horror films of the 2010s

      From Get Out to Hereditary... here's to a vintage decade of getting frightened.

      Michael Blyth
      19 December 2019

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