On the pop culture podcast this week: series 3 of Black Mirror, new E4 horror-comedy Crazyhead, and the 2011 romantic comedy Crazy Stupid Love.
No wonder so many middle-aged, male fans of the original are disappointed.
As twins Lukas and Elias begin to suspect the woman who has come home from the hospital is not their real mother, there is a strong sense that it is the motherland which is rotten.
The Oscar-winning short film Stutterer is a rare pop culture depiction of what it’s actually like to have a stammer.
We chat the Oscars, Coen brothers' film Hail, Caesar!, Radio 4 drama season Riot Girls, and the Brie Larson film Short Term 12.
A return to making movies about movies yields a breakthrough for the brothers as storytellers.
Plus: bizarre jokes and the #OscarsSoWhite race controversy.
The first questions about the loss of human identity in a tech-filled world were raised in Mamoru Oshii’s 1995 hit film.
Too often these days, particularly in commercial cinema, the credo seems to be more is more.
What makes Grimsby an especially steep falling-off after Baron Cohen’s last three movies is the sense that no one really cared whether it came off or not; the whole enterprise has a “will-this-do?” quality.
The Academy Awards are blighted by racism and bad decisions. So what would a world without them look like?
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