Jack Nicholson

Remembering the time Jack Nicholson played Jimmy Hoffa

By Christopher Inoa

Before The Irishman there was Danny DeVito’s 1992 biopic of the notorious labour union boss.

Born to be Wild: The defiant, laid-back legacy of Easy Rider

By Lynsey Ford

Fifty years ago, Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper birthed arguably the defining film of America’s counterculture era.

Hollywood could still learn a thing or two from Tim Burton’s Batman

By Kambole Campbell

The director’s vision of Gotham City remains one of blockbuster cinema’s greatest creations.

10 essential New Hollywood directors you should know

By Peter Thompson

From Mike Nichols to John Badham, these filmmakers helped to reshape the American cinema landscape.

What’s so fascinating about The Joker?

By James Luxford

With Leonardo DiCaprio and Joaquin Phoenix in line to play Gotham’s terroriser in chief, we explore the enduring appeal of a comic book icon.

A rare cut of Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining is up for auction

By Adam Woodward

Now’s your chance to own a piece of film history – along with Jack Nicholson’s corduroy jacket.

A guide to cinema’s most enduring rebels

By Christopher Machell

What is it that makes maverick character actors like Jack Nicholson so dangerously irresistible?

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)

By Sophie Wyatt

On the occasion of Jack Nicholson’s 80th, the BFI give this tragicomic classic another big screen run out.

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Discover the anti-military allegory of this classic Jack Nicholson buddy movie

By Anton Bitel

The actor delivers arguably his finest hour in Hal Ashby’s The Last Detail.

Jack Nicholson is starring in a remake of Toni Erdmann

By Adam Woodward

The Hollywood veteran is coming out of retirement for a new version of Maren Ade’s sublime comedy.

Why Batman Returns is perfect Christmas viewing for 2016

By Chris Evangelista

Tim Burton’s 1992 sequel is a film of utter chaos – what’s more holiday appropriate than that?

Monte Hellman and the birth of the acid western

By Taryn McCabe

Fifty years ago, The Shooting and Ride in the Whirlwind kicked off the ultimate counter-cultural genre.

10 great debuts by actors turned directors

By Brogan Morris

With The Childhood of a Leader arriving in cinemas, here are some other memorable shifts from stars behind the lens.

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