Ryan Gilbey is the New Statesman's film critic. He is also the author of It Don't Worry Me (Faber), about 1970s US cinema, and a study of Groundhog Day in the "Modern Classics" series (BFI Publishing). He was named reviewer of the year in the 2007 Press Gazette awards.

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Culture
10 December 2009
Review of the decade
Film
03 December 2009
Where the wild things are
Culture
26 November 2009
Paranormal Activity
Culture
19 November 2009
A Serious Man
Culture
12 November 2009
The White Ribbon
Culture
05 November 2009
Bright Star
Film
29 October 2009
If you can remember the 1960s, the saying goes, you weren't really there. Then again, perhaps you've just seen too many...
Film
22 October 2009
Fantastic Mr Fox
Film
15 October 2009
Heath Ledger's final completed performance, as well as his most inspired one, was as the Joker in The Dark Knight. But...
Film
08 October 2009
Up
Film
01 October 2009
Ricky Gervais has two settings, lunkhead and smarty-pants, and with the canniness of a performer who knows his...
Culture
24 September 2009
Artists drawn toward the sweeping statement must find the generation-spanning, state-of-the-nation ensemble drama an...
Film
17 September 2009
Away We Go
Culture
10 September 2009
In the early 1980s, the director Nagisa Oshima was preparing an adaptation of Laurens van der Post's novel The Seed and...
Culture
10 September 2009
Fish Tank

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