By Anton Bitel
The 1980 coming-of-ager Spetters is one of the Dutch master’s most uncompromising and controversial works.
By Anton Bitel
Both film are now available as part of a special collector’s edition box set.
By Ed Gibbs
Paul Verhoven’s infamously trashy Showgirls is reappraised by commentators and fans ahead of its 25th anniversary.
By Rory Marsh
The ninth film by Quentin Tarantino and a Leos Carax musical are among our hot tips for the year ahead.
Two decades on, Paul Verhoeven’s ambiguous militaristic sci-fi is in need of a reappraisal.
Three decades on from its release, just how accurate was Paul Verhoeven’s classic dystopian sci-fi?
Elle star Virginie Efira is playing a 17th-century Sister for the provocative Dutch director.
Wes Anderson, Kathryn Bigelow and Wong Kar-wai feature in the final part of our ’90s ranking.
By Nick Chen
From Showgirls to Starship Troopers, delve into the Dutch filmmaker’s provocative back catalogue.
By Matt Thrift
The outspoken Dutch filmmaker discusses his triumphant return to cinema, Elle.
Isabelle Huppert and Paul Verhoeven reunite to potent effect in this sly, caustic social critique.
Our writers sort through the year’s best and worst movie moments – with a special mention to Shia LaBeouf.
By Simran Hans
At the Marrakech International Film Festival, champagne flows freely and stars fill the sky.
Isabelle Huppert delivers a stunning, unflinching performance in this blackly comic rape-revenge thriller.