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Is Mad Max: Fury Road a hit?Despite spectacular reviews, the picture was beaten into second place on its opening weekend in the US.
- May 27, 2015, 22:26
Those IFTA awards in fullCan we call this year's awards the Noble Prizes? It looks as if we already have.
- May 26, 2015, 13:22
Cannes ends with a shocker and a win for IrelandTo virtually everyone's surprise, Jacques Audiard's Dheepan took the big prize. The Lobster's welcome bronze medal was less astonishing
- May 24, 2015, 22:29
What should and will win at Cannes (with this year’s reflections)The festival tweaked and twirled this year's programme with interesting results.
- May 24, 2015, 13:10
Every Cannes competition film reviewedWe are the only organ in the country that provides reviews of every film up for the Palm d'Or. Indulge...
- May 23, 2015, 21:14
Cannes review of MacbethJustin Kurzel's violent take on Shakespeare's most dynamic tragedy closes the competition in windswept style. But why couldn't we hear it?
- May 23, 2015, 17:47
Cannes review of Mia MadreThe latest from Nanni Moretti sees him return to the theme of mortality with effective results
- May 22, 2015, 23:38
Cannes review of ChronicMichel Franco's tale of a nurse caring for the seriously ill brings us Tim Roth's best performance in may years
- May 22, 2015, 16:25