Netflix has spent millions on its films, so why are they so mediocre?
- January 16, 2021, 07:00
Why are Netflix’s films so mediocre? The streaming giant has turned the movie business upside down, transformed viewing patterns across the world and (...)
From Saoirse Ronan’s Ammonite to Spielberg’s West Side Story, 50 films to watch in 2021 (we hope)
- January 2, 2021, 06:00
The Covid-19 pandemic has caused a traffic jam of anticipated films for this year as dozens of films shifted from 2020 to a 2021 release Le(...)
‘I like the idea of the Invasion of the Bodysnatchers’
- February 18, 2020, 06:00
Jessica Hausner is attempting to make a sound that, as she puts it, falls somewhere between juicy and cracking. It’s the chilling sound of the titular(...)
Richard E Grant: ‘Every day I thank God for Withnail and I’
- January 26, 2019
In 1991, actor, perfumier, director and keen diarist Richard E Grant was on the set of Rambling Rose with Laura Dern when he met an enthusiastic young(...)
‘Hereditary’ is a critical success, a box office smash. But do people actually like it?
- June 14, 2018
Everybody associated with Ari Aster’s Hereditary should be patting themselves vigorously on the back. Right? After generating the noisiest buzz(...)
‘U2 thought they were getting Grease. I gave them Apocalypse Now’
- June 12, 2018, 05:45
Money moves unusually in the film business. Aoife McArdle, one of our most successful video directors, has worked with such luminaries as Jon Hopkins,(...)
Anne with an E returns with Donegal teenager Amybeth McNulty
- TV, Radio, Web
- June 11, 2018, 17:12
Anne with an E, the critically acclaimed series based on Lucy Maud Montgomery’s Canadian novel Anne of Green Gables, and starring young Donegal actor (...)
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