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16 February 2018

Black Panther is not the first black superhero flick

The rush to praise the new Marvel film has created a bizarre cultural amnesia.

15 February 2018

Peter Rabbit falls to the outrage mob

The zealotry of today's censors knows no bounds.

7 February 2018

The Post: missing the big story

A tale of the power of free speech has become a parable of modern feminism.

29 January 2018

In defence of Woody Allen

The attacks on him show how rash and dangerous #MeToo has become.

17 January 2018

Three Billboards and the new philistinism

Only a fool would think Martin McDonagh’s movie endorses racism.

20 December 2017

The Disaster Artist: tribute to an unintended masterpiece

James Franco’s latest tells the story of the greatest bad film ever made.

25 October 2017

Why the Russian Revolution matters

A new film busts the myths surrounding 1917.

20 October 2017

In defence of the Russian Revolution

A new film busts the mythmaking of anti-revolution historians.

12 October 2017

Blade Runner 2049: where’s the humanity?

The visuals are breathtaking, but the story leaves you cold.

27 September 2017

Mel Brooks and the philistinism of PC

Think edgy material has no place in comedy? Watch Blazing Saddles.