13 February 2017

The Grammys isn’t racist...

...it’s just painfully out-of-touch.

8 February 2017

Toni Erdmann: the humanism of comedy

It has taken a German film to show Hollywood how to do humour.

3 February 2017

Want to defeat fascism? There’s an app for that

The #DeleteUber campaign is lazy and narcissistic.

20 January 2017

It’s not transphobic to question transgenderism

Trans activists can’t just censor every awkward question.

19 January 2017

La La Land: a Golden Age beauty

Finally, a modern movie-musical that doesn’t mock itself.

13 January 2017

The Passion of Scorsese

Silence has its flaws, but it speaks to Scorsese’s greatness.

3 January 2017

Why comedians must be free to say ‘faggot’

The calls to slap trigger warnings on Eddie Murphy's old stand-up special are insulting to gay people.

20 December 2016

How quotas kill cinema

BAFTA's diversity guidelines undermine the transcendent power of film.

25 November 2016

Sex, drugs and failure

Jim Jarmusch’s Gimme Danger is a powerful tribute to the Stooges.