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Tom Hanks hits the country roads in the News of the World trailer

By Charles Bramesco

He ferries a young girl to safety in an old-school western from Paul Greengrass.

It’s Hollywood versus Hearst in the full trailer for Mank

By Charles Bramesco

David Fincher pits art against commerce in the story of Herman Mankiewicz's tragic downfall.

How François Ozon navigates queer romance

By Juan Barquin

In Summer of 85, the French director builds on a career-long interest in how we deal with love and loss.

Ardbeg & LWLies Present: The B-Movie Monsters That Time Forgot!

By Little White Lies

Watch our spine-tingling new video essay and win a Monster Night In this Halloween with Ardbeg Wee Beastie.

A journey to the past with François Ozon

By Elena Lazic

To celebrate the release of Summer of 85, we explore Ozon’s various heightened depictions of days gone by.

The first trailer for Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom strikes up the band

By Charles Bramesco

Viola Davis stars alongside the dearly departed Chadwick Boseman in the musical period piece.

After Love – first-look review

By Leila Latif

Joanna Scanlan plays a Muslim convert who discovers a secret about her husband in Aleem Khan’s moving drama.

William Greaves’ Nationtime and the Black National Convention of 2020

By Aaron Hunt

With the restoration of this long-lost documentary, a vital record of Black resilience has been preserved.

Sope Dìrísù: ‘Fear is a very difficult sensation to replicate’

By David Jenkins

A decade of hard graft across stage, screen and TV has resulted in a bone-rattling lead turn in political horror, His House.

Transgressive femininity in Alfred Hitchcock’s Rebecca

By Eleanor Ring

The 1940 adaptation of Daphne du Maurier’s novel sees the title character refuse to be tamed by marriage.

African Apocalypse and the painful legacy of ‘Heart of Darkness’

By Leila Latif

A new documentary gives a voice to the silenced natives in Joseph Conrad’s colonialist novel.

Check out these postcards inspired by the art of Hilma af Klint

By Little White Lies

Our latest creative brief was inspired by Beyond the Visible, a new film about the Swedish abstract artist.

David Squires on… Mike Pence in The Fly

By Little White Lies

As American gears up for its next election, concerns are raised over the health of the current VP...

Bill Nighy will lead an English-language reworking of Akira Kurosawa’s Ikiru

By Charles Bramesco

The newly-announced update will be scripted by none other than Kazuo Ishiguro.

How we trained the cockroach in Saint Maud

By Grace Dickinson

Grace Dickinson reveals how she wrangled the skin-crawling star performer of Rose Glass’ psychodrama.

Dev Patel is starring in a film about the male striptease troupe Chippendales

By Charles Bramesco

Sorry, but he’ll not be doing any of the scantily-clad dancing in Craig Gillespie’s upcoming drama.

Bong Joon-ho’s early shorts are coming to the UK for the first time

By Charles Bramesco

Influenza and Incoherence will screen later this month at the London Korean Film Festival.

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