Bringing it home
By Kwame Kwei-Armah - 25 October 13:00

The debate over the exodus of Britain's black actors has finally begun. Now it is time to start talk

Times of turmoil
By Hywel Williams - 25 October 13:00

<strong>Borrowed Time: the Story of Britain Between the Wars</strong>

Roy Hattersley <em>Little,

Holy fools
By Jeff Sharlet - 25 October 13:00

In the 1960s, hippies, rock stars and progressives flocked to Francis Schaeffer's Christian retreat,

The medicine man
By Ryan Gilbey - 25 October 13:00

Michael Moore delivers a stinging, if clumsy, attack on US health care

<strong>Sicko (12A)</stron

Dear diary
By Yo Zushi - 25 October 1:00

<strong>Summer Rain: a Reporter’s Diary of the 2006 War Between Israel and Hezbollah</strong>


Children of the revolution
By Melissa Benn - 25 October 1:00

The tension between left-wing parents and their offspring is a rich seam for cinema

Guaranteed to give you shivers
By Ryan Gilbey - 18 October 13:00

Cronenberg, the master of disgust, delivers a flawed but subversive thriller

<strong>Eastern Prom

The way I see it: Julie Gavras
By Staff blogger - 18 October 13:00

Julie Gavras is a French film director and writer, daughter of the acclaimed director Costa-Gavras.

Escaping Guantanamo
By Stephen Armstrong - 18 October 13:00

Riz Ahmed has played one of the Tipton Three and the brother of a suicide bomber. Now he'd really li

Move over, Jamie Oliver
By Ryan Gilbey - 11 October 13:00

Pixar's latest offering is mouth-watering - if you can stomach a meal served by rats


Unknown pleasures
By Ryan Gilbey - 04 October 13:00

There's a surprising amount of humour in this take on the Joy Division story

<strong>Control (15)

Things that make you go hmmm
By Ryan Gilbey - 27 September 13:00

Don't try to make sense of Matthew Barney's films - just enjoy the weirdness

<strong>Drawing Res

A reservoir dog's dinner
By Ryan Gilbey - 20 September 13:00

This 1970s B-movie homage is Tarantino on autopilot - two hours of utter trash

<strong>Death Proo

The great crusader
By Amy Raphael - 20 September 13:00

Ken Loach's blistering new film about Britain's migrant workforce attacks the culture of "flexible l

The plot thickens
By Ryan Gilbey - 13 September 13:00

Marwan Hamed skilfully renders these interweaving stories of Cairo life

<strong>The Yacoubian Buil

Style over substance
By Ryan Gilbey - 06 September 13:00

Ian McEwan's novel fails to make the transition to film, despite a star cast

<strong>Atonement (1

Rebel without a pause
By Stephen Armstrong - 30 August 13:00

Once Hollywood's <em>enfant terrible</em>, Spike Lee is now directing blockbusters and TV shows. But

Mum's the word
By Ryan Gilbey - 30 August 13:00

David Mackenzie's tale of a teenage obsessive shows a touch of genius

<strong>Hallam Foe (18)</str

Edinburgh's forgotten festival
By Alyssa McDonald - 29 August 14:54

From 15-hour Fassbinder epics to IRN-BRU adverts, Edinburgh's film festival is unlike any other

Hands in glove
By Ryan Gilbey - 23 August 13:00

A sensitive take on D H Lawrence recalls the heyday of French cinema

Bourne to thrill
By Ryan Gilbey - 16 August 13:00

Matt Damon shines in an intelligent, pacy action film with a conscience

<strong>The Bourne Ultimat

Just another gigolo
By Ryan Gilbey - 09 August 13:00

Woody Harrelson gives a waspish performance in this story of a male escort

<strong>The Walker (15

A new direction
By Ryan Gilbey - 09 August 13:00

Do the recent deaths of four icons of 20th-century art-house cinema spell the end of the auteur? Of

Give me hugs, not lashes
By Neil Hunter - 09 August 13:00

Why are directors constantly asked about the film industry? Are shoe designers constantly interrogat

The never-ending story
By Ryan Gilbey - 02 August 13:00

Studio Ghibli has just ruined my life - by making its first tedious film

<strong>Tales from Earth

The way I see it: Asger Leth
By Staff blogger - 02 August 13:00

Asger Leth is the Danish-born director of the documentary film “Ghosts of Cité Soleil”, which tells

Movie masterclass
By Alexander Larman - 02 August 13:00

<strong>Bambi vs Godzilla</strong>

David Mamet <em>Simon & Schuster, 250pp, £11.99</em>

Return to form
By Alexander Larman - 02 August 13:00

<strong>Mere Anarchy</strong>

Woody Allen <em>Ebury Press, 176pp, £12.99</em>

Goodbye Ulrich Mühe
By Ben Davies - 27 July 15:52

<a href="">The Lives of Others</a> really is one of the best

Taking on the big screen? Doh!
By Ryan Gilbey - 26 July 13:00

The classic cartoon is transformed into a disappointingly mediocre film

<strong>The Simpsons Movie