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

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

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>

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

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

Where ghosts deal out death
By Ryan Gilbey - 19 July 13:00

The candid, almost complicit, camera on Haiti's gangsters tells a gripping story
<strong>Ghosts of

Tainted blood
By William Hilderbrandt - 16 July 13:46

Infected blood, the American filmmaker, and allegations of a government cover-up. William Hilderbran

Masterminded by Muggles
By Ryan Gilbey - 12 July 13:00

Harry Potter has amassed 12 hours of screen time, but real magic eludes him

<strong>Harry Potter

Dreaming a continent
By Wim Wenders - 12 July 13:00

The European project will wither and die if it does not place culture and the arts at the heart of i

My unrequited love for Jenny
By Richard Herring - 06 July 15:12

How Herring's love for Jenny Agutter is stuck in time.

Story of a charmless man
By Ryan Gilbey - 05 July 13:00

David Mamet's tale of middle-class crisis is self-consciously provocative

<strong>Edmond (18)</st

A sequel too far
By Ryan Gilbey - 28 June 13:00

The animated ogre is back, but this time he's only in it for the money

<strong>Shrek the Third (U

Indian summer
By Alice O'Keeffe - 28 June 13:00

Amitabh Bachchan has finally been honoured by the British film industry. He talks about Hindi cinema

Working-class heroics
By Daniel Trilling - 21 June 13:00

Ken Loach and Christopher Eccleston take trips down memory lane

<strong>Angry, Sexy and Working Cl

A life less ordinary
By Ryan Gilbey - 21 June 13:00

The turbulent tale of Édith Piaf is rendered vividly by a clever director

<strong>La Vie en rose (

Excuse me, who am I?
By Shekhar Kapur - 14 June 13:00

The birth pangs of a film. The smell of Mumbai at night. And the mother of the streets who provides

Enemy of the people
By Ryan Gilbey - 14 June 13:00

Despite a few stylistic slip-ups, this is a chilling tale of US imperialism

<strong>The War on Dem

Strictly glum dancing
By Victoria Segal - 07 June 13:00

The characters might be miserable, but this rom-com is warm at heart

<strong>Not Here to Be Loved

Taking over the asylum
By Christopher Bray - 04 June 13:00

This gruesome black comedy will definitely put you off your dinner

<strong>Lunacy (18)</strong> di

Dead in the water
By Ryan Gilbey - 28 May 13:00

A sterile adaptation of Raymond Carver is outdone by a gay high-school drama

<strong>Jindabyne (15

The cinema as a moral leveller
By George Bernard Shaw - 28 May 13:00

George Bernard Shaw on the role of the cinema

Watching the detectives
By Ryan Gilbey - 21 May 13:00

This thriller defies conventions to show the true personal cost of a murder case

<strong>Zodiac (1

Whitewashed and watered down
By Ryan Gilbey - 14 May 13:00

Mandela is relegated to the sidelines of his own life in this cowardly biopic

<strong>Goodbye Bafa

Culture vultures
By David Lammy - 14 May 13:00

Will the Olympics really be bad for the arts? David Lammy outlines his plans for the 2012 "Cultural

How to be completely irrelevant
By Martin Bright - 09 May 18:45

You heard the one about the movie about the tortured young man?

A kiss is still a kiss
By Salil Tripathi - 08 May 13:14

Salil Tripathi attacks the lawyers and judges from 'Indian hick towns' who criticise Shilpa Shetty b