Money talks
By Philip Kerr - 14 July 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr on why greedy distributors mean the movie business doesn't add up

Tough love behind bars
By Philip Kerr - 07 July 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr is made to squirm by a prison drama exploring male rape

Hollywood will eat itself
By Philip Kerr - 30 June 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr despairs at the institutional plagiarism in the movie business

NS Essay - Faith in political action is dead; it is technology that expresses the dream of a transformed world
By John Gray - 23 June 13:00

The Matrix films echo the choice of the west's affluent majority, who prefer the virtual reality sho

Homage to Holden Caulfield
By Philip Kerr - 23 June 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr doesn't feel like telling us about two new coming-of-age movies

Hollywood versus the New Vague
By Philip Kerr - 16 June 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr considers the work of the well-known movie moguls Bush, Blair and Chirac

Cristina Odone worries about teenage sex
By Cristina Odone - 16 June 13:00

We have debased sex: certificate 15 films sizzle with explicit scenes

A more talented Mr Ripley
By Philip Kerr - 09 June 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr on what it takes to play one of literature's most charming villains

Free your mind
By Philip Kerr - 02 June 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr escapes the matrix of commercial hype for a time when movies had heart

Overexposed
By Philip Kerr - 26 May 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr on Soderbergh's experimental new movie all about himself

Goodbye and have a nice day
By Philip Kerr - 19 May 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr on why a good story is no big deal for the Hollywood studios

A closer look at the action
By Philip Kerr - 12 May 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr stages a contest between an old man's bottom and a film. The bottom wins

Notebook - Rosie Millard
By Rosie Millard - 05 May 13:00

Stars still yearn for the old-fashioned high, the thrilling sound of a wildly applauding audience

That's all, folks
By Philip Kerr - 05 May 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr has had his fill of American-style multiplexes and popcorn pictures

The Italians did it better
By Philip Kerr - 28 April 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr on a comedy that made him laugh only once - at the end credits

Heavenly creatures
By Philip Kerr - 21 April 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr looks back on the long tradition of blue-eyed celluloid Christs

A talent to offend
By Mark Kermode - 21 April 13:00

Spike Lee's films provoke and perplex. He has even been accused of "recycling racial trash". But it

Living dangerously
By Philip Kerr - 14 April 13:00

What inspires a war correspondent? More than the sense of history or heroism, TV reporters are seduc

Rotten to the core
By Philip Kerr - 07 April 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr finds plenty of bad-taste moments to enjoy in a preposterous disaster movie

The great lie of Oirishness
By Philip Kerr - 31 March 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr turns green at the sentimentality and cliches in the latest US Irish movie

The worst years of their lives
By Philip Kerr - 24 March 12:00

Film - Philip Kerr finds himself sober at a party where everyone else is high or drunk, or both

Scene stealers
By Rosie Millard - 24 March 12:00

While contemplating future Oscar winners, I meet President Bush

Shiny, happy people
By Philip Kerr - 17 March 12:00

Film - Philip Kerr is surprisingly uplifted by a story about two Norwegian misfits

The secret life of a pornographer
By Philip Kerr - 10 March 12:00

Film - Philip Kerr is strangely moved by the sordid life and mean death of Bob Crane

Painting by numbers
By Philip Kerr - 03 March 12:00

Film - Philip Kerr wishes this reverential life of fiery Frida Kahlo was less well behaved

Planet Hollywood
By Philip Kerr - 24 February 12:00

Film - Philip Kerr wonders why remakes so often fail to live up to the original

What a hooter
By Philip Kerr - 17 February 12:00

Film - Philip Kerr can't keep his eyes off Nicole's nose in the overhyped The Hours

Punch drunk from modern life
By Philip Kerr - 10 February 12:00

Film - Philip Kerr finds too much psychobabble and urban angst hard to swallow

A land of lost content
By Philip Kerr - 03 February 12:00

Film - Philip Kerr enjoys Steven Spielberg's re-creation of a more innocent America

A life less ordinary
By Philip Kerr - 27 January 12:00

Film - Philip Kerr finds that Roman Polanski's Holocaust story doesn't hit a false note

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