Film

19 January 2015

Oscars scandal: stop this racial policing of art

The sniping about a ‘whitewash’ in this year’s nominations is ugly and divisive.

16 January 2015

Night at the Museum’s nod to Philip K Dick

This film really is family fun, with a bit about what it means to be human.

27 November 2014

Turner: sordid man, sublime art

Timothy Spall is outstanding as the artist who invented modernism.

12 November 2014

Interstellar: shining a light on our low horizons

Christopher Nolan's flawed space epic is both a challenge to Hollywood and our modernity-loathing age.

16 October 2014

Gone Girl: movies should entertain, not educate

So what if this movie sends the 'wrong' message about rape?