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Cinematica 2/15: Do you believe in magic, Mike?

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Channing Tatum gets his kit off in Magic Mike; Robert Pattinson goes back to 19th century Paris in Bel Ami; Olympia Dukakis and Brenda Fricker go to Canada to get married in Cloudburst and William Hurt and Isabella Rossellini try and restoke the fires of passion in Late Bloomers.

Cinematica: Aloha Cinematica

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In today’s episode: The New Zealand MPDA announced their box office figures for 2011 – an 11% drop on 2010. We talk to the President of the MPDA Disney’s Robert Crockett about why that might be and what we can expect in 2012. Four reviews in the show today – I visit a Mysterious Island, Kailey checks out a very Kiwi sequel – Sione’s 2 – Unfinished Business. Simon is in remake territory – the long-awaited US version of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo plus we got to Hawai’I with George Clooney and is dysfunctional family in The Descendants.

Cinematica: Tinkerology

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In today’s episode: We’re joined once again by our favourite movie academic, Miriam Ross, to help us talk about Scorsese’s Hugo and the latest developments in 3D; Simon will sum up the Cold War thriller Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, I’ll get a tour of Moscow while being chased by aliens in The Darkest Hour and Kailey learns how to whisper to horses with the new documentary Buck.