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8 July 2020
The Old Guard sees Charlize Theron lead a cast of unkillable warriors on a winding route between CCTV cameras and other people’s cellphones in a desperate attempt to hide from the modern world. It is available on Netflix from 10 July.
Axiom’s End features YouTuber Lindsay Ellis’s entertaining deconstructions of pop culture in an alternate history of 2007, the year we first encountered an alien species. Who will translate for the monsters?
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