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3 March 2004

The geek shall inherit the Earth

The Lord of the Rings' Oscar sweep points to a society that is happier inhabiting Middle-Earth than confronting life in the real world.

4 February 2004

‘Man’s bullshit’ and other wars

Why Cold Mountain has gained a warm reception.

27 March 2003

I’d like to thank the Academy…

...for the best Oscar night in years. But please leave Michael Moore, Jennifer Lopez and Barbara Streisand at home next year.

20 March 2003

La vida de Frida

In Frida, Kahlo shows more than her scars.

More than a Holocaust movie

Two reviewers heard Roman Polanski strike different notes in The Pianist.

14 January 2003

8 Miles and counting

Eminem's debut film is good - but why didn't the director take his star's advice and 'lose himself'?

9 January 2003

Childish things

Gangs of New York: not building America so much as playing private vicious games.

9 January 2003

Childish things

Gangs of New York: not building America so much as playing private vicious games.

14 November 2002

The human virus

28 Days Later adds a new twist to the zombie flick.

14 November 2002

The human virus

28 Days Later adds a new twist to the zombie flick.