Little White Lies was established in 2005 as a bi-monthly print magazine committed to championing great movies and the talented people who make them. Combining cutting-edge design, illustration and journalism, LWLies has been described as being “at the vanguard of the independent publishing movement.” Our reviews feature unique tripartite ranking system that captures the different aspects of the movie-going experience. We believe in Truth & Movies.
Todd Haynes’ Carol is being celebrated as a queer classic, but what does the term “queer cinema” mean today?
There’s a Thanksgiving theme to our weekly round-up of the best new movies images.
Inspired by Todd Haynes’ Carol, explore our potted history of great films that depict gay lives on screen.
Meet the resident Da Vinci who turns candy into art at California’s notorious San Quentin penitentiary.
From Brief Encounter to his upcoming Peggy Lee biopic, the Carol director muses on a variety of subjects.
The shining star of movies by Ozu, Naruse and Kurosawa has died at the age of 95.
Come and see one of the greatest New York films ever made... for free!
With Universal building its own shared universe, we look at how Dracula and co can compete with the Marvel machine.
Talking animals in an animated feature? Whatever next…
The brilliant new film by Steven Spielberg talks universally about the nature of war and diplomacy.
Still debating whether to go and see Katniss Everdeen’s swansong? TDMS! is here to help you make up your mind.
By David Hayles
With Black Mass out this week, here are six great gangster biographies that are worth your time.
Is it possible for women to love movies which promote a regressive, misogynistic worldview?
Michael Shannon plays a desperate father on the run in Jeff Nichols’ upcoming supernatural thriller.
Take a look at Scorsese’s latest and the forthcoming Harry Potter spin-off.
The Bridesmaids and Spy star is all about that bread in Ben Falcone’s R-rated comedy.