Consensus mounts for final Cannes decision by Richard Mowe - 2020-04-03 10:44:23

CONSENSUS MOUNTS FOR FINAL CANNES DECISION BY RICHARD MOWE - 2020-04-03 10:44:23

Poster boy from last year's Cannes Film Festival - Alain Delon who received an honorary Palme d'Or rganisers of the 73rd Cannes Film...

CLOVER - ANDREW ROBERTSON - 15951

Suffice to say that Jackey and Mickey (you shouldn't mix them up, but wouldn't be alone in doing so) have made some bad decisions....

 
 
 

THE WHALEBONE BOX - AMBER WILKINSON - 15952

You don't so much watch Andrew Kötting's The Whalebone Box as be confronted by it. Which is to say, the experimental filmmaker - whose...

Streaming Spotlight - Spain by Amber Wilkinson

STREAMING SPOTLIGHT - SPAIN BY AMBER WILKINSON

Witching And Bitching In addition to our weekly Stay-At-Home Seven selection of films to stream or watch on UK TV, we're also going...

 
 
 

ACCELERATION - JENNIE KERMODE - 15950

When one of your main characters is a crime lord called Vladik Zorich , you should know what to expect. Acceleration delivers exactly...

A SON - AMBER WILKINSON - 15948

Editor's note: I've done my best to avoid spoilers in the following review, but I have had to allude to second-act events in order...

 
 
 

THE STREET - JANE FAE - 15949

Part love letter, part epitaph, The Street documents in minute, personal detail the demise of an East London working class community....

The watcher being watched by Anne-Katrin Titze

THE WATCHER BEING WATCHED BY ANNE-KATRIN TITZE

Isabelle Huppert with her Mrs. Hyde director Serge Bozon The first time I talked with Isabelle Huppert at length was in Paris in 2006,...

 
 
 

JAMES VS HIS FUTURE SELF - JENNIE KERMODE - 15947

If you could go back in time to give advice to your former self, what would you say? This is a common enough question and the chances...

Stay-At-Home Seven: March 30-April 5 by Amber Wilkinson

STAY-AT-HOME SEVEN: MARCH 30-APRIL 5 BY AMBER WILKINSON

Bait As lockdown life continues, we bring you to week three of our Stay-At-Home seven, offering ideas for you to watch on television...

 
 
 

IN THE QUARRY - JENNIE KERMODE - 15946

It's the sort of place you would have been firmly instructed not to go swimming as a child, a place where there are sharp rocks and...

THE GOLDEN HARVEST - AMBER WILKINSON - 15945

When it comes to olives, we're told, everyone thinks their village grows the best - and hearing various farmers and olive oil makers...

 
 
 

THREE SUMMERS - JENNIE KERMODE - 15944

They called it Operation Car Wash. It began in Brazil in 2014 and over the next five years it saw more than 1,000 warrants issued across...

Real school of life by Anne-Katrin Titze

REAL SCHOOL OF LIFE BY ANNE-KATRIN TITZE

Géza Röhrig: “Since Son of Saul I was privileged to work with Elizabeth McGovern and Jesse Eisenberg, Matthew Broderick. And so for...

 
 
 

PARADISE - JENNIE KERMODE - 15942

What happens to people in witness protection? Most of the time, if films bother to depict it at all, they just show us people sitting...

Shakespeare films to watch online by Jennie Kermode

SHAKESPEARE FILMS TO WATCH ONLINE BY JENNIE KERMODE

The Globe Theatre - where people used to go for entertainment in pre-cinema days Had it not been for the Covid-19 pandemic, this past...

 
 
 

THE PERFECT CANDIDATE - AMBER WILKINSON - 15941

Familiar themes of feminism and equality are set within what will be, for many, a culturally unfamiliar framework in the latest film...

Choosing values by Anne-Katrin Titze

CHOOSING VALUES BY ANNE-KATRIN TITZE

Philippe and Andres with Calypso in Rebecca Zlotowski's An Easy Girl At the UniFrance and Film at Lincoln Center 's 25th Rendez-Vous...

 
 
 

FIRE WILL COME - AMBER WILKINSON - 15939

Fire will, indeed, come to Oliver Laxe's third feature, but not for some time - in fact, in the season in which the film starts, it...

RESISTANCE - JENNIE KERMODE - 15940

When you hear the name Marcel Marceau the chances are that you think of mime and, perhaps, of a white-clad clown with a curiously sad...

 
 
 



Bill Withers tributes pour in from Boy George, Russell Wilson, Piers Morgan...

Bill Withers tributes pour in from Boy George, Russell Wilson, Piers Morgan and more as Lean On Me singer passes away at 81

Bill Withers, pictured in 2015, died on Monday Bill Withers, the singer-songwriter responsible for iconic songs such as Lean On Me and Ain't No Sunshine, has passed away at... Read more ...

Anthony Joshua's world title fight with Kubrat Pulev POSTPONED due to...

Anthony Joshua's world title fight with Kubrat Pulev POSTPONED due to coronavirus

Anthony Joshua's world title fight with Kubrat Pulev that was scheduled for June 20 at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, has been postponed. Read more ...

Premier League clubs agree to discuss wage cuts or deferrals of up to 30 PER...

Premier League clubs agree to discuss wage cuts or deferrals of up to 30 PER CENT

Premier League clubs have all agreed to discuss their players taking wage cuts or deferrals of up to 30 per cent wage after their latest round of talks today. Read more ...

Premier League players set to launch coronavirus fund to help NHS

Premier League players set to launch coronavirus fund to help NHS

Senior players at Premier League clubs are involved in discussions to organise a coronavirus crisis fund to support the NHS. Read more ...

Robert Kennedy's granddaughter and her son, 8, found drowned after going missing

Robert Kennedy's granddaughter and her son, 8, found drowned after going missing

Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean, 40, and her son were on a boat trip in Maryland, America, when they were reported missing Read more ...

Piers Morgan sends support to GMB co-star Kate Garraway after her husband is...

Piers Morgan sends support to GMB co-star Kate Garraway after her husband is rushed to intensive care with coronavirus

PIERS Morgan has sent his support to Kate Garraway after her husband was rushed to intensive care with coronavirus. The 55-year-old presenter reached out to his Good Morning... Read more ...

Coronation Street fans horrified as Geoff Metcalfe locks Yasmeen Nazir in...

Coronation Street fans horrified as Geoff Metcalfe locks Yasmeen Nazir in the house in terrifying scenes

Yasmeen Nazir stood up to Geoff Metcalfe during tonight's episode of Coronation Street , but as she prepared to leave for Zeedan's wedding, he forcefully shut the door and told... Read more ...

Boris Johnson NOT out of coronavirus self-isolation today: PM has persistent...

Boris Johnson NOT out of coronavirus self-isolation today: PM has persistent high temperature 

The Prime Minister was due to exit quarantine in Downing Street today, seven days after testing positive. But No 10 confirmed that he continues to have a high temperature. Read more ...

Singer Bill Withers dies aged 81 from heart complications

Singer Bill Withers dies aged 81 from heart complications

Music icon Bill Withers has died aged 81 US singer-songwriter Bill Withers, whose hits include Lean On Me, has died at the age of 81. The performer, who also sings Lovely Day... Read more ...

Premier League on indefinite hiatus

Premier League on indefinite hiatus

The Premier League has announced that the 2019-20 season ‘will only return when it is safe and appropriate to do so'. Read more ...