Donald Clarke

Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009

Movie quiz for June 24th We're coming home. We're coming home. X-Men are coming home
Are THEY fixing the Brexit referendum by issuing pencils No. They're not, of course. But that theory is about the place
The cinematic guide to Brexit As a gesture of support to our friends in the UK, we offer five films for the leave crew and five films for the remain camp.
Richard Nixon is cinema’s most significant President We're not just talking about representations of Nixon. His fingerprints are everywhere.
Anton Yelchin dies in a “freak accident” The actor, best known for Star Trek, was just 27. He had endless potential.
Ten films from 1996 that are better than Independence Day The sequel is on the way. What should we have been watching instead 20 years ago? Only 10, Donald?
Movie quiz for June 17th I see a bad moon rising. I see trouble on the way.
Nicole Kidman joins Yorgos Lanthimos’s latest The Killing of a Sacred Deer will be produced by the Irish company Element Films. Meanwhile The Lobster does well in the US.