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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  still from A Ghost Story by David Lowery. “I never conceived of A Ghost Story as a horror film. But I do love the genre.”  Photograph: Andrew Droz Palermo

Get ready to theorise and speculate. We may only be half way through 2017 but David Lowery’s fourth feature film, A Ghost Story, is unlikely to be sur(...)

Dav Pilkey, who was diagnosed with ADHD and dyslexia in childhood, created his comic book as a way to reach out to his primary school peers.

George (Kevin Hart) and Harold (Silicon Valley’s Thomas Middleditch) are two clever best friends and budding comic book authors, whose finest work rev(...)

Ruth Negga on the carpet at Cannes in 2016. She is now a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Photograph:  Julien Warnand/EPA

If we were feeling awkward we would complain that only 39 per cent of those just invited to join the American Academy of Arts and Sciences were women.(...)

Eccentric performance: Natalie Portman in Jackie

Yes, we do this now. Like everybody else, we knock together a list of the 10 best films in the first half of the year. Give it a while and we’ll be co(...)

Julia Ducournau: “When I was growing up I heard [my doctor parents] talking about diseases and I would picture them and fantasise about them.” Photograph: Jeff Spicer/Getty

Move over, creepy pasta and found footage; there’s a dapper new kind of art-horror about town. A sub-genre that once looked to have peaked around 1977(...)

Daniel Kaluuya: The Stepfords’ houseguest

Here is a film about racism in a supposedly post-racial society that features few acts of explicit prejudice. Yet Get Out is not some quiet social com(...)

Writer/producers David Benioff (left) and DB Weiss accept the Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series for ‘Game of Thrones’ episode ‘Battle of the Bastards’ during the 68th Emmy Awards show on September 18, 2016 at the Microsoft Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. Photograph: Valerie Macon/AFP/Getty Images

Fantasy drama series Game of Thrones and comedy Veep proved repeat winners for cable giant HBO at the Emmy awards on Sunday, but newcomers also made t(...)

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