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50 years, 50 films: Spirited Away (2001)We greet the real new millennium (thank you pedants) with a classic from Hayao Miyazaki.
- March 11, 2014, 21:31
Are we backward in the rest of the world?IndieWire says we lag behind the US culturally. They might be right.
- March 9, 2014, 18:57
50 years, 50 films: Werckmeister Harmonies (2000)We enter the new millennium with a sombre classic from Hungary's greatest contemporary film-maker.
- March 7, 2014, 19:48
Movie quiz for March 7thIt's your favourite quiz, unless your favourite quiz is something else.
- March 6, 2014, 23:54
50 years, 50 films: Being John Malkovich (1999)Remember when we all thought that 1999 was heralding a golden age of cinema? Relive that euphoria.
- March 6, 2014, 20:57
12 Years, Gravity, and The Irish Times triumph at OscarsWe get 10 out of 10 in our predictions. Cumberbatch photobombs U2. And more...
- March 3, 2014, 17:39
Farewell, Alain ResnaisOne of the very greatest of film-makers, director of Night and Fog and Last Year at Marienbad, has died at the age of 91.
- March 2, 2014, 13:01
The Oscars are nearly upon us. Prepare for live “blog”Your favourite film department (and us) will be with you throughout the evening.
- March 1, 2014, 16:58