Donald Clarke

Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009

Movie quiz for June 26th You should be so lucky that we compile a quiz especially for you. And so on.
Farewell, Patrick Macnee The urbane star of the Avengers leaves us at the age of 93
It’s official. Spider-Man is straight, white and he doesn’t smoke cigs Leaked emails reveal Marvel's "rules" for Spider-Man.
Hannibal is cancelled, but (ahem) Fannibals remain optimisitic The hugely acclaimed cannibal extravaganza has been axed after sluggish ratings. But enthusiasts believe it might turn up somewhere else.
We celebrate Colin Farrell Day with his 10 best films The amiable Dubliner has been very smart in his selection of directors. We acknowledge the arrival of True Detective 2 with 10 great Farrell turns
50 years, 50 films Vol II: Make Way for Tomorrow (1937) Leo McCarey's moving study of old age has been rediscovered, but it is still not so well known as we'd like
Movie quiz for June 19th Isn't that a bird beside Cary? This is easy.
United Passions is the lowest grossing film in history The FIFA hagiography is the anti-Jurassic World. Just $918, folks.