Josh Singer

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Tom McCarthy : ‘You can tell by the movies I make that I am all over the place. But the Oscar maybe did afford me more confidence and capital.’

Tom McCarthy, Oscar-winning director of Spotlight, is among those enduring an odd edition of the Cannes film festival. He is getting tested for Covid (...)

First Man: Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong in Damien Chazelle’s new film. Photograph: Universal/DreamWorks

 When First Man premiered at the Venice Film Festival last month, nobody was expecting critics to use the term “un-American”. An immaculate drama(...)

Joe Crowley (right) a survivor of clerical abuse, and Michael Cyril Creighton, the actor who portrays him in ‘Spotlight’.

The idea of journalism being cinematic is counterintuitive. Rather than being visually appealing, the craft of journalism is more in keeping with Bism(...)

Review: The Fifth Estate

As long ago as War Games (1983), cinema was seen to get flustered in the face of this new-fangled, whatsit computer business. By Hackers (1995), the e(...)