Philip French

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Clint Eastwood in 'A Fistful of Dollars'

In 1964, A Fistful of Dollars, a Spanish-shot, English-dubbed, German-co-produced, Mexican-set remake of the Akira Kurosawa’s 1961 Japanese samurai mo(...)

Jennifer Lawrence: “I can’t even . . . It’s like past mad. It’s this weird other emotion . . . I feel like my heart just fell out.” Photograph: Ethan Miller/Getty Images

There aren’t many news stories these days that don’t somehow involve Jennifer Lawrence. Just look at her fighting bush fires in southern California an(...)

The retirement took place at the weekend of Philip French, the distinguished film critic with London newspaper the Observer. As someone who had accumu(...)

‘Just enjoy the film, Dad, you don’t always have to write about it,” is a familiar refrain from my family on our sporadic outings to the movies. Yet c(...)