The Sky Is Still Falling: ‘Donnie Darko’ at 20 – Review

The Sky Is Still Falling: ‘Donnie Darko’ at 20 – Review

Richard Kelly’s debut feature ‘Donnie Darko’, starring Jake Gyllenhaal in a star-making turn, holds a lasting impact and relevance 20 years on from its release. Sophie Butcher reviews.

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Gone with the Wind 80th Anniversary Review

Gone with the Wind 80th Anniversary Review

80 years on from receiving a wide theatrical release at accessible prices, Victor Fleming’s ‘Gone with the Wind’ is equally stunning and controversial. Katie Doyle reviews the film starring Vivien Leigh and Clark Gable.

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Chaplin’s ‘The Kid’ – 100 Year Anniversary Review

Chaplin’s ‘The Kid’ – 100 Year Anniversary Review

Charlie Chaplin’s seminal feature ‘The Kid’ was released 100 years ago in 1921, and remains a “gently thought-stirring 53 minutes of cinema” according to Joseph Wade in this review.

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Across the Universe (2007) Review

Across the Universe (2007) Review

50 years since The Beatles released their last album and subsequently split up for good, “audacious” 2007 tribute musical ‘Across the Universe’ continues to be relevant. Angel Lloyd reviews.

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Breathless (1960) Review

Breathless (1960) Review

Director Jean-Luc Godard changed cinema forever with his debut feature film ‘Breathless’ (1960), and after 60 years it remains a must-watch for cineastes. Christopher Connor reviews.

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The Royal Tenenbaums (2001) Review

The Royal Tenenbaums (2001) Review

Wes Anderson’s third feature film ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’, starring Gene Hackman, Ben Stiller and Gwyneth Paltrow, ‘sits alongside the director’s very best’. Christopher Connor reviews.

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Rushmore (1998) Review

Rushmore (1998) Review

Rushmore (1998), the sophomore feature of director Wes Anderson, starring Jason Schwartzman and Bill Murray, remains important to the director’s filmography. Review by Christopher Connor.

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To Die For (1995) Review

To Die For (1995) Review

Nicole Kidman and Joaquin Phoenix star in 1995 Gus Van Sant film ‘To Die For’, the tale of a woman who will go so far as to orchestrate murder to get ahead in her journalism career. Beth Sawdon reviews.

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Get Out (2017) Review

Get Out (2017) Review

2017 horror mega-hit ‘Get Out’, from screenwriter-director Jordan Peele and starring Daniel Kaluuya, “is an exceptional display of exemplary directing, scoring and writing”. Darcy Rae reviews.

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The Exorcist (1973) Retrospective Review

The Exorcist (1973) Retrospective Review

Arguably the most famous and influential horror of all time, William Friedkin’s ‘The Exorcist’ (1973) starring Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow, Linda Blair and Jason Miller, reviewed by Katie Doyle.

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