For many, the 1963 film The Great Escape sums up the bravery of the allied forces during the second world war. At the very least, its theme music is a nostalgic reminder of Christmas television.
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As the guestlist for Sunday's Baftas is revealed, some argue British film is not getting enough of a voice
However good they are, actors always need a defining role to transform them into a film star, and as the kidnap victim Solomon Northup in the Steve McQueen-directed 12 Years a Slave, Chiwetel Ejiofor has found his.
Django Unchained in that it'sa brutal account of strong-willed slave in the segregated south.