Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009
A trailer for the “troubled” The CounsellorRidley Scott and Cormac McCarthy's collaboration has not pleased the US critics.
- October 28, 2013, 22:23
Lou Reed has diedOne of the greats of modern music has passed away following a liver transplant
- October 27, 2013, 17:49
50 years, 50 films: Fanny and Alexander (1982)Our survey of 50 years in cinema hails a lengthy saga by Ingmar Bergman.
- October 26, 2013, 20:47
Movie quiz for October 25thCheck under the bed. Close the curtains. It's a terrifying horror special this week. (Mind you, if you're terrified by a bleeding quiz you need to see somebody.)
- October 25, 2013, 01:49
Northerner gets role in durty fillumJamie Dornan, star of The Fall, is to play Christian Grey in 50 Shades of Grey
- October 24, 2013, 22:31
Satisfy your craving for blood this HalloweenKim Newman curates films in Meeting House Square. The Horrorthon Festival is at the IFI. The Light House becomes Frankenhouse.
- October 22, 2013, 18:22
50 years, 50 films: Mommie Dearest (1981)We enter the second year of the real Me Decade with a film that demonstrates what a fine line there is between crud and classic
- October 20, 2013, 20:45
50 years, 50 films: The Elephant Man (1980)We embark on a new decade with a film set in the Victorian era.
- October 19, 2013, 18:54