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Trailer for Black MassThe first promo for the Whitey Bolger film follows a very familiar pattern
- April 26, 2015, 22:57
Movie quiz for April 24thAfter an easy one and a hard one, it's a middling one.
- April 24, 2015, 02:30
Cannes completes its programme. Or does it?Gaspar Noe and Apichatpong Weerasethakul make welcome appearances, but not where we expected them to be.
- April 23, 2015, 20:04
The interesting beast that is DaredevilMarvel's decision to push the nicely violent Man Without Fear towards Netflix looks wise.
- April 22, 2015, 21:58
Directors’ Fortnight offers us Takashi Miike, Jeremy Saulnier and “discoveries”The main programmes are now in some state of completion.
- April 21, 2015, 15:45
I belatedly rescue Strange Wilderness from the list of worst ever filmsIn honour of Paul Blart Mall Cop 2's zero-rating on Rotten Tomatoes, I rescue a misused classic from iniquity.
- April 20, 2015, 22:37
50 years, 50 films Vol II: La Règle du Jeu (1939)Yes, it was an annus mirabilis for US film. Nonetheless, we pick a French movie for the least year of peace. We don't give a damn, you see.
- April 19, 2015, 22:19
Movie quiz for April 17thThere's quizteria everywhere as we address another festival of links
- April 17, 2015, 01:07