Striving for perfection can drive you insane, but I didn't realise just how insane I'd become until I watched Black Swan.
The real monsters in modern, independent horror movies aren't ghosts or demons – they're other human beings. Is scare cinema growing up?
MSG: The Messenger of God is a Bollywood film that critics claim is trying to proselytise on behalf of a bizarre and controversial religious sect.
The new short from Swedish auteur Ruben Östlund takes a mundane moment of everyday life and deftly dissects the various peer pressures, fears, and egos at play.
The Academy snubbed minority actors and filmmakers this year, but the problem runs deeper than black faces not holding little gold statues.
Meredith Danluck sits down with the filmmaker to talk about his new psychedelic noir thriller, an adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's 2009 novel. He also shares an exclusive trailer.
Paul Thomas Anderson is not afraid to get weird. His latest effort happens to get weird in the sense that it seems to deliver a contact high as you're watching it.
We talked to the great music documentarian about immortalising The Sex Pistols and The Clash on film.
We talked to the cast and creators of The Interview – Seth Rogen, James Franco, and Evan Goldberg – two days before the world premiere of the film in Los Angeles.
In the mid 1990s, Leonardo DiCaprio was best friends with Dana Giacchetto, a former investment banker who went to jail for misappropriating approximately £6 million.
The 1982 movie version of the musical kept me company throughout a childhood spent in the attic, but the new film is a soulless train wreck.
What was supposed to be a simple James Franco–Seth Rogen comedy film has become the target of terroristic threats and several theatre chains are refusing to show it.
(And convinced me that I was a lesbian for a bit.)
A musical puppet show, an animated short about our fear of death and Spike Lee's documentary about Mo'ne Davis all made our list.
What makes an iconic villain moment? Sometimes it's evil, but more often, it's showing humanity.
The anime auteur bridged the gap between adult and kids' cinema, without patronising either.
The internet exposed me to the depths of human cruelty, but it was Pasolini's masterpiece that truly disgusted and beguiled me.
The emergence of out and open LGBT characters in sci-fi TV suggests that yes, it is.
Dr. Rebecca Gomperts is a Dutch activist who has devoted her life to helping women safely terminate pregnancies in countries where doing so is illegal.
It's just a shame the benchmark of masculinity that it set revolved around a violent, racist scumbag.
Most people remember their first time inside a strip club. For New York-based filmmaker Tom Gould, that rite of passage was so memorable he made a film about it 14 years later.
There's a new Peanuts movie coming out next year, but it likely won't be able to capture the unique blend of despair and empathy that made Charles Schultz's original strip so influential and important.
It's not what happens to you that counts; it's how you perceive and process life's strikes and gutters.
How the movie helped me come out after my time as a student in Newcastle, which I spent trying and failing to get my closeted rugby-playing sex partner to commit.