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The Light Between Oceans – first look review

By David Jenkins

The star-spangled tag team of Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander can’t save this ludicrous period weepie.

The art of defending Woody Allen

By Vadim Rizov

Woody Allen has made his fair share of bad movies. But who are the critical gatekeepers who will stop at nothing to defend his honour?

The films of Woody Allen ranked

By Little White Lies

A comprehensive countdown of the great American writer/director’s complete filmography.

Todd Phillips: ‘The world is waking up to the fact that the system is rigged’

By Adam Woodward

The War Dogs director talks truth, Trump and why laughter will always be the best medicine.

Rare Akira soundtrack set for special edition vinyl reissue

By Adam Woodward

Milan Records are set to release the classic ‘Akira Symphonic Suite’ score.

The 20 best FrightFest films ever – part 2

By Anton Bitel

Find out what’s top of the pile in our gore-drenched salute to the horror cinema bonanza.

A guide to the early films of Pedro Almodóvar

By Matt Thrift

With the Spanish maestro back in action we take a look back at his formative years.

The 20 best FrightFest films ever – part 1

By Anton Bitel

Are these the creepiest cuts from the dark heart of modern horror cinema?

Steven Soderbergh is back in the driving seat for Logan Lucky

By Adam Woodward

The director has come out of retirement for a Channing Tatum starring NASCAR comedy.

Kiki’s Delivery Service is being adapted for the stage

By Wilbur Charles-Roberts

The beloved Studio Ghibli fantasy yarn is on its way in a new and exciting form.

Watch the moving first trailer for A United Kingdom

By Little White Lies

Amma Asante’s Apartheid era period drama is set to open the 60th BFI London Film Festival.

An acting class with Isabelle Huppert

By David Jenkins

The screen icon discusses her craft plus her upcoming roles in Mia Hansen-Løve’s Things to Come and Michael Haneke’s Happy End.

Which VHS covers terrified you most as a kid?

By Wil Jones

They may seem tame today, but during the home video boom even the trashiest cover artwork could prove intensely effective.

Beyond Pedro – seven great Spanish films you need to see

By Stephen Puddicombe

Before you see Almodóvar’s latest seek out these lesser seen Spanish gems.

Is there still a place for eroticism in cinema?

By Justine Smith

Events like Le Festival du Film de Fesses are exploring stigmatising and transgression on the big screen.

The greatest film of the 21st century has been named

By David Jenkins

A new poll of critics conducted by the BBC reveals 100 cinematic marvels.

Findings from the 2016 London Feminist Film Festival

By Sarah Jilani

Refugee women from beyond the Middle East made their voices heard at this year’s festival.

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