With their claustrophobic close-ups and desolate wide shots, both films are stunning portraits of life on the brink.
From Dr No to the new Spectre, 007 villains have a lot to tell us about the state of the nation.
The new film from director Marielle Heller revels in the messiness of teenage life and love.
After Fight Club 2's recent release as an ongoing mini-series, Dr Elizabeth Nelson of the Pacifica Graduate Institute in California explains how film can teach psychological concepts.
It is time to drag them away from each other for the benefit of both.
Manglehorn and Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation show two approaches to ageing on screen.
We might be twenty years on from Toy Story, but Inside Out is proof that computer-animated features can still deliver giddy imaginative crescendos.
Though they are rarely operational these days, lighthouses remain culturally powerful and maintain a strong hold on the imagination.
There's a struggle at the heart of Ant-Man between the corporate and the eccentric.
Body-swap storylines are the perfect premise for filmic fun, so why is the most recent offering in the genre, Self/Less, so disappointing?
A carpenter who knows it is better to give than to receive? Magic Mike is basically Jesus.
Whether it's tweeting about his enemies, or using his children as advisers, Donald J Trump is not a conventional president. We need a strong media to hold the new US president - and other world leaders - to account.
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