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ANY HU­MAN HEART (2010)

First comes to promi­nence play­ing writer Lo­gan Mountstu­art in this Chan­nel 4 adap­ta­tion of Wil­liam Boyd’s novel, which trav­els from 1920s Paris to 1950s New York and 1980s Lon­don.

THE HUNGER GAMES:

CATCH­ING FIRE (2013) Stars as Fin­nick Odair, a pre­vi­ous vic­tor of the Games, who forms an al­liance with Kat­niss Everdeen (played by Jen­nifer Lawrence).

PI­RATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES (2011)

Plays Philip Swift, a mis­sion­ary and pris­oner aboard a pi­rate ship, who falls in love with a mer­maid.

THE RIOT CLUB (2014)

In this adap­ta­tion of Laura Wade’s play Posh, a fic­tion­alised ac­count of an all-male Ox­ford Univer­sity din­ing club, arrogant un­der­grad­u­ate Alis­tair Ryle causes a stir when he is ex­pelled for de­stroy­ing a bar and as­sault­ing the land­lord.

ME BE­FORE YOU (2016)

Will Traynor, a quad­ri­plegic, is bitter about his for­mer life­style as a banker, un­til his carer Louisa (Emilia Clarke) teaches him to en­joy life again, de­spite his plans to at­tend a eu­thana­sia clinic.

JOUR­NEY’S END (2017)

In this film ver­sion of RC Sher­riff’s clas­sic 1928 play, set in the trenches of the First World War, Cap­tain Stan­hope bat­tles the ef­fects of PTSD and al­co­holism.

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