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  • 10 great films set in Madrid

    Pedro Almodóvar is just one of the many filmmakers to have been inspired by Spain’s great capital. Viva Madrid!

    Maria Delgado , Sarah Wright , Peter William Evans , Joana Granero , Duncan Wheeler , Alberto Morais , Will Massa , Damon Wise , Mar Diestro-Dópido , Celestino Deleyto
    Thursday 11 August 2016

    Lists

  • Where to begin with Pedro Almodóvar

    Your next obsession: the outrageous, brightly coloured films of Spanish master Pedro Almodóvar.

    Alex Davidson
    Wednesday 10 August 2016

    Features

  • The hidden history of UK punks in 11 films

    These rare films are a time capsule of the attitude, music and fashions that besieged Britain as punk took over.

    Vic Pratt
    Tuesday 9 August 2016

    Features

  • Video essays: Barry Lyndon explored

    Watch our series of video essays exploring how art, literature, music and technology shaped Stanley Kubrick’s period masterpiece Barry Lyndon.

    Tuesday 9 August 2016

    Features

  • The lessons I learned in 1980s Hollywood

    In this exclusive extract from his new autobiography, Tony Garnett recalls his experiences as a British producer in 80s Hollywood, an industry he found peopled by ‘socially functioning psychopaths’.

    Tony Garnett
    Monday 8 August 2016

    Features

  • 10 great films from 1976

    Happy 40th birthday to these cinematic standouts from the class of ’76…

    Chris Fennell , Graham Fuller , Oliver Lunn , Brogan Morris , Christina Newland , Ben Nicholson , David Parkinson , Amy Simmons , Samuel Wigley , Craig Williams
    Friday 5 August 2016

    Lists

  • The Projectionists

    Inside out: eight images of the industry that underpinned old-school movie magic, from a series by Richard Nicholson.

    Nick Bradshaw , Richard Nicholson
    Friday 5 August 2016

    The pictures

  • The great levelling: ‘expanded cinema’ and the humbling of the movies

    In the post-film projection world, mutated versions of movies demand a new language, argues Nick Pinkerton.

    Nick Pinkerton
    Friday 5 August 2016

    Features

  • V.F. (Victor Francis) Perkins, 1936-2016

    Alexander Jacoby on the co-founder of Movie magazine and author of the seminal study Film as Film, both a passionate film fan and a perceptive scholar.

    Alexander Jacoby
    Friday 5 August 2016

    Obituaries

  • Robert Mitchum: 10 essential films

    These are less than 8% of the 130+ films that Mitchum made. But you gotta start somewhere…

    David Parkinson
    Friday 5 August 2016

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