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17 July 2017

The undying legacy of George Romero

Few gave the idea of the zombie as much life as he did.

16 June 2017

Why feminists can’t enjoy Wonder Woman

Their political myopia sucks the fun from this brilliant blockbuster.

5 June 2017

After the Storm: paean to a troubled family

Hirokazu Kore-eda’s latest is an adoring portrait of imperfect people.

Don’t let identity politics ruin moviemaking

It isn’t King Arthur’s lack of women that makes it crap.

14 April 2017

Withnail and I and the meaning of life

Thirty years on, this film’s tragedy and comedy speak to us still.

7 April 2017

Why gaywashing is worse than whitewashing

Hollywood is churning out semi-gay characters to promote naff films.

4 April 2017

Not all vegans are annoying

Carnage pokes fun at both meat-eaters and meat-dodgers.

30 March 2017

Get Out: clever satire or lowbrow horror?

This great pulp movie tries too hard to be political.

17 March 2017

Elle: empowerment in darkness

Verhoeven’s rape-revenge thriller is his most startling film to date.

15 March 2017

The F-rating: feminism’s war on art

Cinema should not be subjected to the demands of diversity.