Truth and Movies


Discover the devilish pleasures of this Roger Corman chiller

By Anton Bitel

The cult director’s 1964 Edgar Allan Poe adaptation The Masque of the Red Death sees Vincent Price sell his soul.

On Location: The South London of Alan Clarke’s The Firm

By Adam Scovell

The British director’s controversial football hooligan drama makes great use of various domestic locales.

Explore life in the margins at the 18th Document Film Festival

By Matt Turner

This year’s virtual programme seeks to reframe our understanding of a world in constant flux.

Franco Nero Strikes Again

By Christina Newland

The screen icon talks Tarantino, the delayed Django Lives!, and the time he got naked for John Huston.

Terence Davies has begun work on a Stefan Zweig film

By Charles Bramesco

While we await his next feature, Benediction, there’s news of his adaptation of The Post Office Girl.

Revisiting The Kid’s pancake scene 100 years on

By Saffron Maeve

Charlie Chaplin’s debut feature as a director contains a brief moment of luxury in a film marked by scarcity.

What to see at the virtual Glasgow Film Festival 2021

By David Jenkins

Scotland’s first digital-only festival is bursting with cinematic treats, including 48 UK premieres.

David Squires on… David Lynch’s 75th birthday party

By Little White Lies

What better way to celebrate the filmmaker’s birthday than with a gathering of his nearest and dearest.

Tilda Swinton will star in Joanna Hogg’s other upcoming film

By Charles Bramesco

After The Souvenir Part II, we’ll see her in the writer/director’s The Eternal Daughter.

Discover the military thriller that put Park Chan-wook on the mapf

By Anton Bitel

2000’s JSA – Joint Security Area was one of the first significant films of the so-called Korean Wave.

Watch Symbiosis, an animated short film about sex and jealousy

By Sophie Monks Kaufman

The French-Hungarian co-production, made by artist Nadja Andrasev, is on the longlist for this year’s Oscars.

A new version of The Magnificent Ambersons restores Welles’ vision

By Adam Woodward

Lost scenes from the director’s ill-fated second feature are being reconstructed with animation.

Noah Baumbach will adapt White Noise with Adam Driver and Greta Gerwig

By Charles Bramesco

He’ll join a small cadre of filmmakers who have taken a whack at the prose of Don DeLillo.

It’s time to rethink the established film canon

By Lillian Crawford

By continuing to promote diversity in cinema, we can develop an alternative canon that includes everyone.

An unseen archive of movie poster artwork is being published

By Adam Woodward

The Feref Collection includes rare alternative designs for Star Wars, Aliens and more.

The drug war targets a star in The United States vs Billie Holiday

By Charles Bramesco

Andra Day plays the singer, as she’s harassed by the feds for her heroin use.

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