White Noise (2022) Review

White Noise (2022) Review

Noah Baumbach, the filmmaker behind ‘Marriage Story’, adapts Don DeLillo’s “White Noise” into a timely and darkly funny Netflix Original film starring Adam Driver. Review by Emi Grant.

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‘Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street’ at 15 – Review

‘Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street’ at 15 – Review

Fifteen years on from Tim Burton’s film adaptation of Stephen Sondheim’s ‘Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street’, the tale still makes for a powerful film. Review by Emily Nighman.

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10 Best Kiss Kiss Bang Bang Moments

10 Best Kiss Kiss Bang Bang Moments

The best moments from Shane Black’s cutting edge and subversive spy thriller/comedy ‘Kiss Kiss Bang Bang’ starring Robert Downey Jr and Val Kilmer. List by Martha Lane.

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10 Best Bridget Jones’s Diary Moments

10 Best Bridget Jones’s Diary Moments

The best moments from Sharon Maguire’s staple of the rom-com genre, ‘Bridget Jones’s Diary’ (2001) starring Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant and Colin Firth. List by Emily Nighman.

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The Polar Express (2004) Review

The Polar Express (2004) Review

Is Robert Zemeckis’s 2004 ‘The Polar Express’, starring Tom Hanks and Daryl Sabara, an uncanny valley nightmare or a Christmas classic? Review by Emily Nighman.

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What Novelists Are For: ‘Atonement’ at 15

What Novelists Are For: ‘Atonement’ at 15

Joe Wright’s Oscar-winning period drama ‘Atonement’ is 15, and it remains an affecting film about stories and the very act of filmmaking. Essay by Margaret Roarty.

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Violent Night (2022) Review

Violent Night (2022) Review

To David Harbour’s rendition of Santa Claus in the delightfully subversive ‘Violent Night’ (2022), Christmas is about “getting violently drunk and kicking ass”. Review by Emi Grant.

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‘Juno’ at 15 – Review

‘Juno’ at 15 – Review

‘Juno’ (2007), from writer Diablo Cody and starring Elliot Page, remains funny 15 years on, the hamburger phone and more just as iconic. Review by Martha Lane.

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Falling for Christmas (2022) Review

Falling for Christmas (2022) Review

“Anyone feeling especially nostalgic for 2009 will have a field day” with Netflix’s “time machine flick” ‘Falling for Christmas’ (2022), starring Lindsay Lohan. Review by Emi Grant.

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10 Best Matilda Moments

10 Best Matilda Moments

The 10 best moments from ‘Matilda’ (1996), Danny DeVito’s beloved family fantasy adaptation of Roald Dahl’s novel starring Mara Wilson. List by Emily Nighman.

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