The Best Films of the 21st Century

By The Editors We'll start with a reminder. The 21st century began on January 1st, 2001. BBC.Com Culture has started an interesting social media discussion about the...

Film Diaries: A Film A Day – The Maid

Introducing our new original column -Film Diaries: A Film A Day - Part 1 The Maid (La Nana) 2009 Directed by Sebastian Silva Starring Catalina Saavedra,...

Sicario and Roger Deakins

A look at Sicario's cinematography work as executed by Roger Deakins. Sicario is a strange movie. Never before has such a badly written film been so...

Lily Tomlin is the World’s Greatest Grandma

Grandma is indeed a tearjerker, but one free of the overwrought sentimentality that bogs down other entries in the genre. Structured like an addictive...

Review: The bleak humour of A Pigeon Sat On A Branch Reflecting On Existence

The films of Roy Andersson are not for everyone, in the same manner that the films of another Anderson, Wes, are also not for...

Review: Black Mass is less fun than the ritual after which it’s titled

As cold and uninviting as its subject, Black Mass is a competently made and star-studded look at the true life and crimes of legendary...

Review: The rather dim She’s Funny That Way

After a one night stand with a call girl (Imogen Poots), a famous theater director (Owen Wilson) makes her an enticing offer: $30 thousand...

Review: God bless American Ultra

American Ultra (2015) Directed by: Nima Nourizadeh Written by: Max Landis Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Connie Britton A small-town stoner named Mike (Jesse Eisenberg) learns he's...

Review: Straight Outta Compton

Straight Outta Compton Review Directed by: F. Gary Gray Starring: O’Shea Jackson Jr, Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Paul Giamatti Straight Outta Compton, F. Gary Gray’s newest film about...

Review: The wonderful thing about Tig

In 2012, Tig Notaro performed one of the most talked about stand-up comedy sets of all time, opening with the announcement that she had...