Superheroes go comedy as Taika Waititi brings some much needed heart, soul and humour to the Marvel universe.
Filmmaker Jennifer Brea lays herself bare in this fascinating study of chronic fatigue syndrome.
By Abbey Bender
An autistic couple are the subject of this compellingly unconventional Sundance-winning doc.
Modern-day African witchcraft is viewed through a child’s eyes in this intriguing debut from Rungano Nyoni.
By Lewis Gordon
An affecting and uncomplicated portrait of a living icon of the British folk music scene.
By Ed Gibbs
Vince Vaughn plays against type to spectacular effect in an intense prison drama that’s not for the faint-hearted.
Armando Iannucci plays post-Stalinist power grabs for laughs in this chilling, frequently hilarious historical satire.
By Matt Thrift
A curious artistic experiment amounts to little more than that in this so-so Vincent Van Gogh biopic.
Noah Baumbach gets the best out of Adam Sandler and Ben Stiller in this sensitive and witty comedy.
Michael Fassbender heads up this dodgy Nordic noir based on a novel by bestselling thriller writer Jo Nesbø.
The 40th POTUS is the subject of this interesting film on a time when public relations and politics began to merge.
By Emily Bray
Director and star of the delightful Short Term 12 return with an underwhelming epic of intergenerational family discord.
By Elena Lazic
Love blossoms in the wake of a plane crash in this fun romantic disaster movie with Idris Elba and Kate Winslet.
Denis Villeneuve tangles with Replicants in this bombastic though naggingly shallow sci-fi sequel to Ridley Scott’s 1982 cult classic.
The Coen brothers heroically bleak debut feature still shines over thirty years since its inception.