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.
In Loach's films, authenticity is everything, and when his quest for realism pays off, there's nothing as raw in all of cinema.
This week on the pop culture podcast, we chat Nick Hornby’s adaptation of Nina Stibbe’s literary memoir, our histories on the internet, and an Oscar-winning 2009 Argentinian thriller.
Ryan Gilbey talks to the actor James Fleet, who stars in Whit Stillman’s Love & Friendship – his third Austen film adaptation after Sense and Sensibility and Death Comes to Pemberley.
Heart of a Dog is a part-documentary, part-film essay with a skew-whiff sense of humour.
All of acting is pretending – so why do we demand that a character's race be "real"?
This week on the pop culture podcast, we chat Maggie Nelson’s genre-defying memoir The Argonauts, TV series Jane the Virgin and the Oscar-winning documentary 20 Feet From Stardom.
They’ve still thrown every possible idea at the wall, but this time some of them stick.
Heart of a Dog feels more than simply human: a consideration of the relationship between life, death and love, that focuses on the passing of Anderson’s dog Lolabelle.
Richard Linklater's new study of masculinity may be a little off in the details, but there are some meaningful details among the slogans.
This new film about a notoriously bad singer, starring Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant, is an unusually honest portrayal of how relationships work.
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