On the pop culture podcast this week: Disney’s live action remake of Beauty and the Beast, the ethically dubious podcast Missing Richard Simmons and HBO crime drama The Night Of.
Hadley Freeman's readings of 1980s films escape the anxiety of snobbery, but more daring would have been welcome.
Tom Hardy is about to play both the Kray twins in a film called Legend – here's a short history of actors doubling up on screen.
From Simon Munnery’s Fylm School to Adam Riches’ Coach Coach, there’s plenty of movie magic to be found live on stage.
“Billy was a shit,” Bogdanovich told me over the phone from LA.
David Gauke went to visit Pinewood studios, and saw. . . something.
Mistress America and Trainwreck both look at the lives of young women - but neither quite pull it off.
Almost 23,000 people have signed a petition to boycott Roland Emmerich's new film about the Stonewall rebellion of 1969.
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.
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