Ana Torrent and Geraldine Chaplin in Cría cuervos (Raise Ravens).
Raise ravens and they’ll pluck out your eyes
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.

New Statesman
The Hangover Part III: a franchise in its death throes
By Ryan Gilbey - 23 May 14:05

Another installment of the second-unfunniest comedy franchise in town.

Why women’s bodies can’t do anything right
By Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett - 21 May 8:11

Enviable curves v skinny self-control.

Carey Mulligan in Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby.
All that glitters is gigabytes
By Ryan Gilbey - 16 May 13:09

Reviewed: The Great Gatsby.

In praise of Benedict Cumberbatch
By Ryan Gilbey - 10 May 15:01

It may be controversial to say so, but he's really something, isn't he?

Trousersnakes on a plane
By Ryan Gilbey - 01 May 13:24

Reviewed: Pedro Almodóvar’s "I'm So Excited!".

New Statesman
Reviewed: The Look of Love
By Ryan Gilbey - 26 April 16:18

Mags to riches.

Good Vibrations.
When punk rock ruled over Ulster
By Philip Maughan - 23 April 17:30

Reviewed: Good Vibrations.

A still from Me and You.
Two hotheads in a room
By Ryan Gilbey - 19 April 17:50

Bernardo Bertolucci returns after eight years with the invigorating "Me and You".

Soul deep: Liam Hayes and Plush
By Yo Zushi - 19 April 11:28

The musician talks to Yo Zushi about writing songs for Roman Coppola and the cost of remaining "autonomous".

Ryan Gosling at the New York premiere party. (Getty Images)
Reviewed: The Place Beyond the Pines
By Ryan Gilbey - 10 April 13:01

A good gander at Gosling.

Christopher Walken in A Late Quartet.
Music to my eyes
By Ryan Gilbey - 10 April 10:34

The sweet sound of Christopher Walken in the otherwise terrible "A Late Quartet"

Anthony Burgess’s 007 obsession
By Andrew Biswell - 09 April 4:19

Unbreakable Bond.

Roger Ebert.
I miss Roger Ebert already
By Philip Maughan - 05 April 12:38

The "best known film critic in America" has died, aged 70.

Following the death of Richard Griffiths, we remember his role as Uncle Monty.
Uncle Monty's five finest moments
By New Statesman - 29 March 11:26

Following the death of Richard Griffiths, we remember his classic turn as Uncle Monty in Withnail and I.

Reviewed: In the House directed by François Ozon
By Ryan Gilbey - 28 March 15:24

Here’s looking at you, kid.

Compliance
Reviewed: Compliance directed by Craig Zobel
By Philip Maughan - 26 March 14:32

Ann Dowd, Dreama Walker and Pat Healy star in this unsettling indie thriller.

Kathryn Bigelow
Women in the director's chair
By Martin Dunne - 26 March 10:47

After Helen Mirren's comments at the Empire Jameson Awards, what does the future hold for women in the movie business?

The top ten feminists on film
By Rhiannon and Holly - 25 March 8:49

From Maya in Zero Dark Thirty to Thelma and Louise to Amelie, there's reason to be hopeful about the way women are portrayed on screen.

Reviewed: Trance and The Spirit of ‘45
By Ryan Gilbey - 21 March 14:36

Brits, glitz and grit.

So farewell then, Steven Soderbergh
By Ryan Gilbey - 14 March 11:19

Why Hollywood will miss the wisest man in cinema.

Reviewed: The Paperboy
By Ryan Gilbey - 14 March 9:26

So take off all your clothes.

Don't give up on romantic comedies
By Ryan Gilbey - 07 March 17:11

They're taking new shapes.

Reviewed: Broken and Robot & Frank
By Ryan Gilbey - 07 March 8:41

Too Close for comfort.

Oscar Pistorius, ready to race. Photograph: Getty Images
The Oscar Pistorius case: history written on a woman’s body
By Hedley Twidle - 07 March 5:50

The Oscar Pistorius affair has exposed the fragility of South Africa’s post-apartheid settlement.

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