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Mark Kermode

Mark Kermode began his career in film journalism and broadcasting in the 1980s after studying English at Manchester University, where he wrote his Ph.D thesis on horror fiction. After starting work as a van driver (he claims he was appointed as a film critic after he crashed the van), he began working for magazines such as City Life, Time Out and ... See full bio »
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 2004 Mel Gibson: God's Lethal Weapon (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 The Real .... (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Winona Ryder (2003)
 2001 Salò: Fade to Black (Video documentary)
 2001 The Real Linda Lovelace (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 Burnt Offering: The Cult of the Wicker Man (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 Alien Evolution (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 Shawshank: The Redeeming Feature (TV Movie documentary) (written by)
 2000 On the Edge of 'Blade Runner' (TV Movie documentary) (written by)
 1998 The Fear of God: 25 Years of 'The Exorcist' (TV Movie documentary) (written by)
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Author of the BFI Modern Classics book on "The Exorcist". See more »


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[on One Direction: This Is Us (2013)] As manufactured pop groups go, they do songs that I like, they do 'One Way Or Another', and they do the other stuff, 'That's the thing that makes you beautiful is the fact that you don't know you're beautiful', that one, but it's a pop movie that's manufactured by Simon Cowell, therefore what you see is what you get, there's no rough edges but it's quite ... See more »


His reviews can be heard every Friday afternoon on Radio 5 live with Simon Mayo. Among other things, also writes for the Guardian. See more »


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