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The Critics: Melancholia

Dir. Lars Von Trier There was a bit of a fracas surrounding the release of Lars Von Trier’s latest film. Notorious for possessing a dark...

The Critics: Tyrannosaur

Dir. Paddy Considine It is a brave man who casts the thoroughly lovable, Peep Show darling Olivia Coleman in a harrowing and disturbing role, in...

The Cinematic Legacy of Steve Jobs

On Wednesday, 5 October, Steve Jobs passed away aged 56. The visionary CEO of Apple has left a lasting impression on the way we...

The Critics: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Dir. Tomas Alfredson The seventies are making a comeback in fashion, and now in the cinema as well. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy is the latest...

The Critics: Senna

Senna Dir. Asif Kapadia So often, a biography attempts to convey the life and spirit of a person through the words of others, a practise that...

The Critics: Confessions

4/5 Is it just me or are murderous children something of a recurring theme in Japanese cinema? Confessions (Kokuhaku), the latest film from...

The Critics: Scre4m (15)

Showing every night at NPH (8.30pm) until Thursday 28th April. Certain skepticism is bound to come with the fourth version of a film. Where so...

Dispose of your glasses at the exit

Whatup with 3d cinema? In 2009 James Cameron’s Avatar blinded us all with its dazzling special effects, astronomical budget and wonderful use of 3D technology,...

The Critics: Source Code; Blue Valentine

Source Code 3.5/5 Following the incredible critical and commercial success of Inception last year, 2011 is seeing a crop of high-concept blockbusters hitting screens in an...

The Sundance Kid brings his show to London

Actor and director Robert Redford, founder of the prestigious Sundance Film Festival, announced on March 15 that Sundance London will arrive in the UK...