All articles by Paul O’Callaghan

Interviews

Madeline’s Madeline director Josephine Decker: “There’s a thirst for responsibility in storytelling”

The American indie director talks about her third film, a critics’ hit at Sundance that tackles teenage mental health, race and the uneasy balance of power in an artistic mentorship.

By Paul O’Callaghan

Madeline’s Madeline director Josephine Decker: “There’s a thirst for responsibility in storytelling”
Where to begin

Where to begin with the Marvel Cinematic Universe

By Paul O’Callaghan

Where to begin with the Marvel Cinematic Universe
Features

Eyes Wide Shut, 20 years on: How does Stanley Kubrick's last testament stand up?

By Paul O’Callaghan

Eyes Wide Shut, 20 years on: How does Stanley Kubrick's last testament stand up?
Interviews

Richard Billingham on Ray & Liz: 'I lived through the Thatcher era, and it was horrible if you were poor'

By Paul O’Callaghan

Richard Billingham on Ray & Liz: 'I lived through the Thatcher era, and it was horrible if you were poor'
Features

5 trails for navigating Westworld

By Paul O’Callaghan

5 trails for navigating Westworld
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10 great unreleased films of 2017

By Katherine McLaughlin and Paul O’Callaghan

10 great unreleased films of 2017
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10 great anime films of the 21st century

By Paul O’Callaghan

10 great anime films of the 21st century
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10 great overlooked neo-noirs

By Paul O’Callaghan

10 great overlooked neo-noirs
Features

How The Shawshank Redemption became the internet’s favourite film

By Paul O’Callaghan

How The Shawshank Redemption became the internet’s favourite film
Interviews

Deborah Haywood’s prickly debut Pin Cushion: ‘It’s easier to explore taboo subjects like a fairytale’

By Paul O’Callaghan

Deborah Haywood’s prickly debut Pin Cushion: ‘It’s easier to explore taboo subjects like a fairytale’
Features

The Full Monty phenomenon... 20 years on

By Paul O’Callaghan

The Full Monty phenomenon... 20 years on
Features

19 sun-kissed snapshots of seaside holidays in 1960s Bournemouth

By Paul O’Callaghan

19 sun-kissed snapshots of seaside holidays in 1960s Bournemouth
Interviews

From Radiohead to Christopher Nolan: the influences that shaped psychodrama The Ghoul

By Paul O’Callaghan

From Radiohead to Christopher Nolan: the influences that shaped psychodrama The Ghoul
Features

15 revealing pictures showing the Southern Railway experience 80 years ago

By Paul O’Callaghan

15 revealing pictures showing the Southern Railway experience 80 years ago
Features

5 reasons to celebrate Princess Mononoke: Hayao Miyazaki’s animated masterpiece turns 20

By Paul O’Callaghan

5 reasons to celebrate Princess Mononoke: Hayao Miyazaki’s animated masterpiece turns 20
Features

15 snapshots of teddy boy style and swagger in early 1970s Birmingham

By Paul O’Callaghan

15 snapshots of teddy boy style and swagger in early 1970s Birmingham
Features

Fishing fanatics in 1970s County Fermanagh: 18 snapshots of rivals on the rod

By Paul O’Callaghan

Fishing fanatics in 1970s County Fermanagh: 18 snapshots of rivals on the rod
Reviews

Call Me By Your Name is a ravishing evocation of romance

By Paul O’Callaghan

Call Me By Your Name is a ravishing evocation of romance
Features

18 pictures showing idyllic life in the London suburbs, 1930s style

By Paul O’Callaghan

18 pictures showing idyllic life in the London suburbs, 1930s style
Features

Meet Stoke City FC’s 1970s superfans

By Paul O’Callaghan

Meet Stoke City FC’s 1970s superfans
Features

The Bourne identity: 20 shots of a market town in metamorphosis

By Paul O’Callaghan

The Bourne identity: 20 shots of a market town in metamorphosis
Features

20 snapshots of a changing city: Leicester in 1971

By Paul O’Callaghan

20 snapshots of a changing city: Leicester in 1971
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10 great films that inspired Steven Spielberg

By Paul O’Callaghan

10 great films that inspired Steven Spielberg
Features

The Trainspotting phenomenon... 20 years on

By Paul O’Callaghan

The Trainspotting phenomenon... 20 years on
Where to begin

Where to begin with neo-noir

By Paul O’Callaghan

Where to begin with neo-noir
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10 great films that influenced Quentin Tarantino

By Paul O’Callaghan

10 great films that influenced Quentin Tarantino
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Where to begin with John Waters

By Paul O’Callaghan

Where to begin with John Waters
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Where to begin with mumblecore

By Paul O’Callaghan

Where to begin with mumblecore
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10 great east London films

By Paul O’Callaghan

10 great east London films
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