Alan Sillitoe’s 1958 novel has been praised for its authentic depiction of postwar Nottingham. But does its innovative style cast off the label of ‘realist’?
The inconsistencies of Lena Horne’s on-screen image bespeak a star system’s complex relationship with race and ethnicity.
The Ice Queen’s costumes play an important part in the film’s storytelling, and in marking her out as a complex and nuanced Disney woman
Chloë Grace Moretz impresses in a conventional yet charming YA drama
It’s time to have a butcher’s at the problem with mockneys in the media
Does hip hop really belong in the Louvre? The Carters’ ‘APES**T’ is more than a music video.
An all-star cast is let down by direction and writing
What can we learn from trio of costumes at the heart of Agnès Varda’s Cléo de 5 à 7?
The actress’s unique, unconventional style could be the key to her lasting appeal
Emotionally complex and visually beautiful, Greta Gerwig’s movie is a touching example of flourishing female film-making