As another year draws to a close, our writers choose their favourite films, from daring debuts to boundary-breaking blockbusters
Florian Zeller takes a baffling, colossal step backwards in a follow-up to The Father that has nothing to say and still says it badly
The director's second film, thinly-drawn and repetitive, stars Florence Pugh as a woman trapped in an idyllic 1950s community
Chris Pine and Thandiwe Newton elevate a by-the-numbers film about two spies who comb through the past over a fateful dinner
To coincide with the release of The Batman, we look back at cinema's decades-long grappling with the Caped Crusader...
From quirky documentaries to unclassifiable dramas, we highlight the films that might have slipped beneath your radar this past year
Alessandro Nivola and Vera Farmiga shine, but the show's perfect balance of comedy and drama gets a bit lost in the transition to film
To mark the UK release of Criterion's beautiful new boxset, Iana Murray looks back on the Hong Kong filmmaker's dreamy canon...
Carey Mulligan is devastating in Emerald Fennell’s disorienting story of love, violence, and pain that refuses to give easy answers
With Raya and the Last Dragon now on Disney+, Ella Kemp tackles the entire animated canon. To quote a very famous mouse: Oh, boy!