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Midnight Traveler

MIDNIGHT TRAVELER

A bug-bear of this writer is how frequently the term “humanising” is rolled out to distinguish a film about marginalised people - as...

Spike Jonze's Beastie Boys documentary is set for release this spring

SPIKE JONZE'S BEASTIE BOYS DOCUMENTARY IS SET FOR RELEASE THIS SPRING

Hey ladies in the place, I'm calling out to ya - as well the gentlemen, and anyone invested in the work of Spike Jonze or the cinematic...

 
 
 
A Hidden Life

A HIDDEN LIFE

“Live by the foma that make you brave and kind and healthy and happy.” This is the epigraph that author Kurt Vonnegut uses to launch...

Quentin Tarantino will direct the Bounty Law episodes he wrote for OUATIH

QUENTIN TARANTINO WILL DIRECT THE BOUNTY LAW EPISODES HE WROTE FOR OUATIH

It was a common sentiment from viewers walking out of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood that they'd like nothing more than to just spend...

 
 
 
The French Dispatch sounds like Wes Anderson's biggest movie yet

THE FRENCH DISPATCH SOUNDS LIKE WES ANDERSON'S BIGGEST MOVIE YET

As movie obsessives start scanning the calendar and compiling mental lists of what to look forward to in 2020, Wes Anderson 's name...

Waves

WAVES

Trey Edward Shults makes claustrophobic family dramas of Shakespearian proportions - films that thrust difficult individuals bound...

 
 
 
Kelvin Harrison Jr: ‘Black people are beaten down before we're celebrated'

KELVIN HARRISON JR: ‘BLACK PEOPLE ARE BEATEN DOWN BEFORE WE'RE CELEBRATED'

Kelvin Harrison Jr had an outstanding 2019. He kicked off the year with Luce , Julius Onah's psychodrama about race relations and privilege....

What can we expect from President Spike Lee at Cannes 2020?

WHAT CAN WE EXPECT FROM PRESIDENT SPIKE LEE AT CANNES 2020?

A hectic time, January, as movie types split their attentions between the impending Sundance Film Festival and the mad dash to the...

 
 
 
Just Mercy

JUST MERCY

Walter McMillian spent six years on death row between 1988 and 1993 for a crime he did not commit. For almost the entire length of...

What can we learn from this year's Oscar nominations?

WHAT CAN WE LEARN FROM THIS YEAR'S OSCAR NOMINATIONS?

It's Oscar nominations announcement day, and all of Hollywood is a-titter while all of Twitter is a-angry. It was a year of many notable...

 
 
 
Discover the ocular nightmare of this cult Lucio Fulci horror

DISCOVER THE OCULAR NIGHTMARE OF THIS CULT LUCIO FULCI HORROR

Ever since the opening sequence of Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dalí's pioneering surrealist short Un Chien Andalou, in which a man's razor...

A new documentary is reclaiming the legacy of Alice Guy-Blaché

A NEW DOCUMENTARY IS RECLAIMING THE LEGACY OF ALICE GUY-BLACHÉ

Alice Guy-Blaché is the most important filmmaker you've never heard of. As per the title of Pamela B Green's new documentary, Be Natural:...

 
 
 
Hollywood's major studios are bowing before the almighty algorithm

HOLLYWOOD'S MAJOR STUDIOS ARE BOWING BEFORE THE ALMIGHTY ALGORITHM

In case you weren't feeling enough apocalyptic despair from last year's news that a digital-imaging company would revive James Dean...

LWLies 83: The A Hidden Life Issue - On Sale Now!

LWLIES 83: THE A HIDDEN LIFE ISSUE - ON SALE NOW!

There was no way I'd describe myself as a “Malick Head” way back in 2010, prior to seeing his rhapsodic Palme d'Or winner, The Tree...

 
 
 
The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open

THE BODY REMEMBERS WHEN THE WORLD BROKE OPEN

On a busy and rainy Vancouver street, Áila finds Rosie , trembling in bare feet, her face showing evidence of fresh abuse. The rageful...

Female directors open and close the 2020 Glasgow Film Festival

FEMALE DIRECTORS OPEN AND CLOSE THE 2020 GLASGOW FILM FESTIVAL

It really doesn't take that much thought and effort to embrace a progressive outlook when it comes to arts programming. Someone from...

 
 
 
Directors are uniting against the scourge of motion-smoothing

DIRECTORS ARE UNITING AGAINST THE SCOURGE OF MOTION-SMOOTHING

It's the absolute worst, a scene all too familiar: you go home to visit your parents, retreat to the room with a television after five...

Seberg

SEBERG

It brings us no pleasure whatsoever to deliver the news that Seberg, a stilted and slight biopic of the Iowa-born screen icon Jean...

 
 
 
Kelly Reichardt blazes a trail in the First Cow trailer

KELLY REICHARDT BLAZES A TRAIL IN THE FIRST COW TRAILER

Kelly Reichardt, cinema's preeminent poet of the American West, will make a return in truly magisterial fashion in 2020. Her new film...

Bong Joon-ho's Parasite gets a stunning new poster

BONG JOON-HO'S PARASITE GETS A STUNNING NEW POSTER

Bong Joon-ho's multiple award-winning latest, Parasite, is a biting black comedy about the haves and have-nots, centred around two...

 
 
 



Harry Maguire to become Manchester United's new captain after Ashley Young...

Harry Maguire to become Manchester United's new captain after Ashley Young joins Inter

Harry Maguire will be Manchester United's new permanent captain Harry Maguire will become Manchester United 's new club captain once Ashley Young completes his move to... Read more ...

Yes Minister and Heartbeat star Derek Fowlds passes away, aged 82

Yes Minister and Heartbeat star Derek Fowlds passes away, aged 82

Derek Fowlds, who played private secretary Bernard Woolley in '80s sitcom Yes Minister and its spin-off Yes Prime Minister, has passed away at the age of 82, his family has... Read more ...

Eminem angers fans with 'disgusting' lyrics about Manchester bomb attack

Eminem angers fans with 'disgusting' lyrics about Manchester bomb attack

The artist released an album today titled Music To Be Murdered By to much fanfare, but controversy surrounded a track that mentioned the Ariana Grande terror attack. Read more ...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer rates Marcus Rashford's chances of facing Liverpool

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer rates Marcus Rashford's chances of facing Liverpool

Marcus Rashford is ‘unlikely' to face Liverpool Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admits Marcus Rashford is a major doubt for Sunday's clash against Liverpool at... Read more ...

What time is Conor McGregor vs Donald Cerrone UFC 246 weigh-in?

What time is Conor McGregor vs Donald Cerrone UFC 246 weigh-in?

McGregor and Cerrone will step on the scales today to ensure their welterweight clash at UFC 246 goes ahead in Las Vegas tomorrow night Read more ...

Watch: Laurence Fox's Question Time clash over Meghan

Watch: Laurence Fox's Question Time clash over Meghan

‘Let's be really clear about what this is,' said a Question Time audience member of Meghan's treatment by the press:... Read more ...

Future of Prince Harry and Meghan's staff at Frogmore Cottage revealed as...

Future of Prince Harry and Meghan's staff at Frogmore Cottage revealed as they prepare to split time in Canada

Following the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's shock announcement last week, it's... Read more ...

‘She is someone else' Meghan Markle's sister attacks Duchess for ‘PR stunts'

‘She is someone else' Meghan Markle's sister attacks Duchess for ‘PR stunts'

MEGHAN MARKLE'S sister Samantha Markle spoke out on today's edition of This Morning, where she claimed the Duchess of Sussex was “someone else” from the person she portrays... Read more ...

BREAKING Helen Glover and Steve Backshall announce they've welcomed twins...

BREAKING Helen Glover and Steve Backshall announce they've welcomed twins with adorable post

Olympian Helen, 33, and wildlife presenter Steve, 46, have welcomed a new baby brother and sister for their 18-month-old son Logan Read more ...

Gogglebox star Amy Tapper opens up on dramatic three stone weight loss...

Gogglebox star Amy Tapper opens up on dramatic three stone weight loss transformation

Gogglebox star Amy Tapper has opened up on her incredible three stone weight loss. Read more ...