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Detroit Rated 15


Dir. Kathryn Bigelow. USA, 2017. 2h 23m. Starring John Boyega, Will Poulter, Algee Smith, Jacob Latimore, Jason Mitchell, Kaitlyn Dever, Jack Reynor.

In the heat of the 1967 Detroit riots, a police task-force searching for a gunman terrorise a group of African-American men at the Algiers Hotel. A stunningly shot political thriller based on true events by the Oscar winning director of The Hurt Locker and Zero Dark Thirty.

'As a wake-up call to a nation, it is tense, tough and terrifyingly timely.' ★★★★ Mark Kermode, The Guardian

'This is history retold in the blistering present tense.' ★★★★ Robbie Collin, The Telegraph