One of my viewing highlights this year was Mark Kermode’s documentary series Secrets of Cinema (still all on iPlayer), and … [ Read More ]
This three-part series looks at the changing fortunes for black American actors in Hollywood.
The trailer for the forthcoming historical epic Mary Queen of Scots has been released today, and there is already one … [ Read More ]
A film is in the works about one of the biggest upsets in the history of rugby union.
In the final episode of Kermode’s brilliant documentary series, the film critic looks into the building blocks that make up … [ Read More ]
This week Kermode examines films that explore the themes of growing up.
This week the film critic delves into what makes a good heist movie.
This five-part series sees the noted film critic looking at some of cinema’s techniques in making their most famous genres.
Marking 75 years since the raid, from StudioCanal comes a new blu-ray restoration of… you are already thinking of the … [ Read More ]
Off all the anime covered in this column, this one comes top in two respects: it’s the oldest, and it’s … [ Read More ]
It is the 90th Academy Awards tonight and a lot of questions are going to be asked.
Craig Castaldo is a man who has been homeless and suffered from alcoholism. He has also starred in over 100 … [ Read More ]
John Heder and Will Ferrell star as champion ice skaters in this 2007 sports comedy directed by Josh Gordon and … [ Read More ]
Joanna Lumley is the new host of the film awards. Whether British talent will shine through in this year’s awards … [ Read More ]
Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water has picked up 13 nominations for the 90th Academy Awards.
You may have noticed that a certain sci-fi film franchise has been in the news again. Thus BBC Four is … [ Read More ]
One of the best films in the classic Carry On series.
The first full-length, animated film from Disney.
Twenty years after its release, the impact of Titanic can still be felt.
Tom Hardy gives an incredible performance, as the only cast member on screen.
The long-awaited sequel to the 1996 classic film.
A strong opening to The Hunger Games film franchise.
Angelina Jolie gives a brilliantly emotional performance as a distraught mother.
Danny Kaye at his finest.