By Ryan Gilbey - 03 July 10:53
Director Ben Wheatley - "a Guy Ritchie for hipsters" - has attracted something of a devoted following. But surely it's time for him to start making movies that reach beyond his fan base?
By Ryan Gilbey - 27 June 11:29
Ryan Gilbey wonders why <em>Despicable Me 2</em> had to be made.
By Ryan Gilbey - 27 June 11:08
Ryan Gilbey reviews three documentaries: <em>The Act of Killing, Pussy Riot: a Punk Prayer</em> and <em>Stories We Tell.</em>
By Will Self - 27 June 8:55
Will Self's "Madness of Crowds" column.
By Ryan Gilbey - 20 June 17:15
Like Someone in Love by the Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami uses prostitution as a means to pursue its own ends: an analysis of identity and everyday role playing, without the slightest hint of smut.
By Bim Adewunmi - 20 June 12:25
Viewers often admit to wanting to “know what happened when the cameras stopped rolling” and in their purest form sequels answer those questions.
By Ryan Gilbey - 18 June 11:34
The Stone Roses are back, whether you like it or not. Two new films, Spike Island by Mat Whitecross and Shane Meadow's Made of Stone, boast of the band's greatness, without offering much of a reason for it.
By Critic - 18 June 9:58
"The movie event of the year".
By Ryan Gilbey - 14 June 8:27
Richard Linklater’s remarkable 20-year, three-film journey, from sunrise to midnight.
By Agatha Elliott - 13 June 14:34
I’m only seventeen. The continued popularity of Shakespearean adaptations is a great thing for young people.
By Tabatha Leggett - 07 June 17:24
Can only when we stop confusing artistic merit with ethical deformity can we start having interesting conversations about what constitutes “artistic” pornography and whether there’s a market for it, says Tabatha Leggett.
By Ryan Gilbey - 07 June 14:44
Daniel Craig apologised for Quantum of Solace in 2011, and this week, Glenn Close has expressed regret publicly for her portrayal of a woman with mental illness in Fatal Attraction. But was it necessary?
By Ryan Gilbey - 07 June 12:26
How to describe Liberace? Imagine a French Fancy at a grand piano, decked out in jewellery that would make the average hip-hop performer look frugal, and you're in the right ballroom. I mean, ballpark.
By Ryan Gilbey - 06 June 10:27
Claude Miller's new adaptation of Thérèse Desqueyroux has some neat acting from Audrey Tautou, but the film fails to catch fire.
By Juliet Jacques - 03 June 15:06
Juliet Jacques returns to one of Britain’s best silent films.
By Bim Adewunmi - 30 May 12:59
Popular culture is bursting with handy tips.
By Ryan Gilbey - 24 May 12:15
If you’ve seen The Cement Garden, Pan’s Labyrinth or The Others, you are already familiar with some of the pictures which wouldn’t exist without Carlos Saura's Cría cuervos.
By Ryan Gilbey - 23 May 14:05
Another installment of the second-unfunniest comedy franchise in town.
By Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett - 21 May 8:11
Enviable curves v skinny self-control.
By Charlotte Simmonds - 17 May 16:41
Reviewed: Battle of the Sexes.
By Ryan Gilbey - 16 May 13:19
Blood, mud and splinters.
By Philip Maughan - 13 May 12:16
By Ryan Gilbey - 10 May 15:01
It may be controversial to say so, but he's really something, isn't he?
By Ryan Gilbey - 01 May 13:24
Reviewed: Pedro Almodóvar’s "I'm So Excited!".
By Philip Maughan - 23 April 17:30
Reviewed: Good Vibrations.
By Ryan Gilbey - 23 April 12:01
Reviewed: Iron Man 3.