Dave Bautista and Kumail Nanjiani in Stuber

We are losing track of the genres that “Hollywood doesn’t make anymore”. The mismatched buddy-buddy cop comedy, surely somewhere on that list, makes a(...)

Agent H (Chris Hemsworth) and Agent M (Tessa Thompson) in Columbia Pictures’ Men in Black: International. Hemsworth is never bad, but he seems stranded here in a himbo role

Since the second Men in Black film was released – shortly before the Crimean War, as I recall – critics have been making cracks about the team’s memor(...)

Actor, writer, director Jordan Peele accepts best director for ‘Get Out’ at the 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards  in Santa Monica, California, on Saturday. Photograph: Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images

Get Out was the big winner at a sodden, rain-swept Film Independent Spirit Awards in Santa Monica, California, on Saturday, winning best feature and b(...)

Hollywood’s film industry has skirted a conversation about its culture of harassment in favour of one about what an amazing job it is doing combating that harassment. Image: Taylor Callery/The New York Times

As last Sunday’s Screen Actors Guild Awards approached, the show’s organisers announced that the ceremony would be different this time around, for obv(...)

Who doesn’t like a good war film?

The New York critics have decided. The Los Angeles critics have decided. And now the Dublin Film Critics Circle has awards its prizes for the year. Ch(...)

A young boy wanders into the kind of relic store where one might unwisely purchase a mogwai. The proprietor, Mr Liu (Jackie Chan), proceeds to regale (...)

Unlikely lad and lass: Kumail Nanjiani and  Zoe Kazan in The Big Sick

The mainstream romantic comedy is dead. It’s with Lubitsch in the grave. After a long spell as one of Hollywood’s most fecund genres, the romcom fell (...)

Ahead of Sunday’s Oscars Emma Donoghue accepts the best first screenplay award for the film ’Room’. Photograph: Carlo Allegri/Reuters

Lenny Abrahamson’s Room, one of two Irish films competing for best picture at the Oscars tonight, took two prizes at the Film Independent Spirit Award(...)