Steve Carell as Mark Baum

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Ron Burgundy director Adam McKay has taken Michael Lewis’s devastating critique of the 2008 banking crisis and turned it into an entertaining ‘traumedy’

Giles BroadbentThe Big Short – review: Laugh, or you’ll cry
Leonardo DiCaprio as Glass in The Revenant

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Leonardo DiCaprio has brutal encounters with a bear, a mendacious Tom Hardy and an uncaring Mother Nature in The Revenant, Alejandro Inarritu’s gruelling but stirring tale

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