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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.

Watch: The Lion King – original vs remake

By Leigh Singer

Our Remake/Remodel series continues with a breakdown of Disney’s most successful “live-action” update yet.

Watch: Yojimbo vs A Fistful of Dollars

By Leigh Singer

Our latest Remake/Remodel video essay analyses the impact of Akira Kurosawa’s samurai epic on Sergio Leone’s Spaghetti western.

A brief guide to designing your own tattoo

By Little White Lies

Our sister magazine Huck have teamed up with Squarespace for a special edition of Skill-Up. In this episode, Sophie Mo presents a body art how-to.

Watch: In the Kitchen with Pedro Almodóvar

By Luís Azevedo

In partnership with MUBI, we examine the function of this domestic setting across the Spanish filmmaker’s catalogue.

Watch: A Personal Ode to Going to the Cinema

By Matthew Mulcahy

As cinemas in the UK prepare to reopen, Matthew Mulcahy reflects on his formative experiences of watching films on the big screen.

Watch: What makes a movie line memorable?

By Luís Azevedo

Our latest video essay breaks down the rhetorical device behind some of cinema’s most iconic dialogue.

Watch: A Beginner’s Guide to Sofia Coppola

By Will Webb

A video celebration of this acclaimed American filmmakers, ahead of the release of her latest, On the Rocks.

Watch: Ocean’s 11 vs Ocean’s Eleven

By Leigh Singer

Comparing the classic Rat Pack heist caper with Steven Soderbergh’s equally star-studded early noughties update.

Watch: Tragedy and comedy in Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite

By Luís Azevedo

Dissecting the slapstick and dramatic elements of the South Korean filmmaker’s Oscar-winning satire.

Take a peek behind the scenes of Greta Gerwig’s Little Women

By Hannah Woodhead

Watch Saoirse Ronan, Timothée Chalamet and co frolic in the Massachusetts countryside.

Watch: Closing the Door on the Gangster Genre

By Luís Azevedo

Is the American mobster movie destined to go the same way as the western?

Watch: Beware The Fluffy Pen

By Luís Azevedo

Is this beloved stationery item used by filmmakers as a symbol of evil?

Watch: The Movie GIFs That Keep On Giving

By Leigh Singer

In a new video essay, Leigh Singer explores a curious modern phenomenon...

Watch: Hallyu Forever – The Korean Wave Explained

By Will Webb

How South Korean cinema’s domestic boom in the late 1990s took over the world.

Alain Delon vs Matt Damon – Who’s the perfect Tom Ripley?

By Leigh Singer

A side-by-side analysis of Purple Noon and The Talented Mr Ripley, as adapted from Patricia Highsmith’s 1955 novel.

Anya Taylor-Joy and Johnny Flynn had a “corsetgasm” on the set of Emma

By Stefan Pape

The co-stars describe getting into character for Autumn de Wilde’s new period comedy.

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