Donald Clarke

Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009

Five Films to Catch in April In the valley that lies between Mount Captain America and Batman Peak we find fecund cinematic territory
Robert De Niro withdraws anti-vaccination film from Tribeca Andrew Wakefield's Vaxxed made the case for a connection between MMR and autism. Now, he's crying "censorship".
Woody Allen’s Cafe Society to open Cannes By some calculations, this is the fourth Allen film to kick off the event.
Movie quiz for March 25th We'll take on the world and wait. So hold on tight, let the flight begin.
This is a farewell to Garry Shandling The Larry Sanders Show deserves all its great respect. But let's not forget the equally innovative It's Garry Shandling's Show.
Batman V Superman, the critics, the fans and “bias” The studio allows fans to comment first, but places embargoes on critics. The results are amusing.
Suddenly it’s all about post-Cold War John Le CarrĂ© Three recent adaptations of the spymaster's work have done him proud
Cannes 2016 poster arrives as gossip about programme firms up Oh, look at this nice shot from Godard's Le Mepris.