Clint Eastwood’s gritty 1992 film dispelled many of the myths which he helped to popularise.
The director’s work has long echoed the underlying anxiety felt in his homeland.
The Hong Kong master’s 1997 film is a deeply affecting portrait of a failing relationship.
Arthur Penn’s seminal crime thriller owes a lot to the likes of Jean-Luc Godard and François Truffaut.
Don Siegel’s period thriller shows this icon of screen masculinity at his most pathetic and vulnerable.
The director’s explosive spectacle deconstructs masculinity, sexuality and the action genre itself.