Film

irishman

Scorsese at his most leisurely, meandering and engrossing

November 7, 2019 1:35 pm

The Irishman reviewed

joker

Don’t insult Joker by comparing him to Trump

November 1, 2019 10:23 am

What Todd Phillips’s film tells us about protest movements

Doctor Sleep reviewed

Scooby Doo with better CGI: Doctor Sleep reviewed

October 31, 2019 10:40 am

Doctor Sleep reviewed

terminator dark fate

The best Terminator film since the first

October 24, 2019 3:36 pm

Terminator: Dark Fate reviewed

ladies in black

The most uplifting film ever made

October 24, 2019 9:26 am

Ladies in Black is the type of movie we should all be watching

maleficent

The Disney sequel that no one wanted is finally here – what a relief!

October 17, 2019 12:26 pm

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil reviewed

joker

If you ever want to sleep again, step away from Joker

October 3, 2019 12:01 pm

Joker and Judy reviewed

louise linton

Louise Linton: why I don’t like being ‘the wife of…’

September 21, 2019 10:05 am

I married a politician. But my identity is not defined by my husband

judy garland

The untold story of Judy Garland

September 19, 2019 11:41 am

Why does the forthcoming biopic ignore the story of the Essex-born civil servant Judy turned to at the end of her life?

blinded by the light

Sweet but formulaic

August 8, 2019 1:08 pm

Blinded by the Light reviewed

lion king
midsommar
yesterday

Funny moments swamped by an intolerable romance

June 27, 2019 2:01 pm

Yesterday reviewed

toy story 4

After four films, still reliably fab

June 20, 2019 3:29 pm

Toy Story 4 reviewed

late night
rocketman
sunset

Good hats – shame about the movie

May 20, 2019 8:07 am

Sunset reviewed

arabian nights

How film fell for caliphs and slave girls

May 9, 2019 2:57 pm

The Arabian Nights has inspired more than 70 movies, from silent ballet and Scooby Doo to Pasolini’s picaresque eroticism

dumbo

Clumsy, long and lacking circus thrills

March 28, 2019 2:02 pm

Dumbo reviewed

us
captain marvel

No, Mary Poppins Returns isn’t racist

January 30, 2019 12:25 pm

Another piece of elite idiocy in The New York Times

all about eve

All About Eve was all about bitching – off-screen as well as on

January 24, 2019 12:50 pm

Robert Gore-Langton goes behind the scenes of Joseph L. Mankiewicz’s 1950 masterpiece

new york

New York: the fact – and fiction

December 6, 2018 1:49 pm

I’ve had a good time in the Bagel and am always reluctant to leave it, but nostalgia has its limits

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