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Gritty thriller Out of Focus opens tonight

  • Lucy and Andy spoke to Out of Focus creator Sean Gonet earlier this week

Trafford-based Mystic Lake Productions will present ‘Out of Focus’, a gritty urban thriller written and directed by Altrincham's Sean Gonet.

The film tell the story of a young detective, Jack Parker (Sean Gonet), who is assigned to an ongoing investigation following a recent spate of murders.

  • 'Out of Focus' will premiere at 7pm on Thursday, August 16 at at Vue, The Printworks, Manchester

  • You can book your tickets here

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Watch: Soul legends The Real Thing

They were the trailblazing soul band from Merseyside, who say they're determined to carry on, despite the death of founding member Eddy Amoo.

The Real Thing became the first British all black band to top the UK charts in 1976 with their single You to me are Everything.

Eddy's brother Chris and Dave Smith told us about the impact of Eddy's death. Here's a reminder of the group in their heyday:

WATCH: Controversial new film explores strict rules of living as a Jehovah's Witness

A new film has been shot in the North West, and it's been causing quite a stir.

It's called Apostasy and it's the story of a family of Jehovah's Witnesses, who fall foul of the strict rules governing their religion.

The director himself is a former member of the faith and he says making the film wasn't always an easy experience.

Tim Scott reports.

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