Donald Clarke

Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009

Johnny Depp reinforces his cool by forming “a supergroup” with Joe Perry Depp continues to be outrageously hip as he straps on guitars with Alice Cooper and somebody else
Jafar Panahi triumphs at the Berlin Film Festival Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay were also among the winners, but Terrence Malick's latest was shut out
Another article about Fifty Shades of Grey Random words and phrases interspersed with the title of the film and a YouTube version of the trailer
Movie quiz for February 13th If the postman doesn't call on Valentine's Day... He may be delayed with the best cryptic movie quiz in town.
Russell Crowe for the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival After the actor jumped the gun a tad on Twitter, it has been confirmed that he will attend the upcoming event. Kim Cattrall will also be about
Have the Baftas put Boyhood back in the Oscar race? Richard Linklater's film looked dead in the water as regards the best picture race. Maybe it just got another lungful of air.
Directors Guild win for Birdman turns the Oscar race upside down For the first time in six months, Boyhood is no longer favourite for best picture. Eyes turn to Bafta tonight.
50 years, 50 films Vol II: Meshes of the Afternoon (1943) Maya Deren's surrealist masterpiece has grown in influence and reputation