Should cinemas have switched to digital?

Jordan Adcock Feature Aug 21, 2015

Digital projection is meaning cleaner and more stable pictures on the big screen.

What do cinemas do to support those with additional needs?

Rob Leane Feature May 29, 2015

Audio described, captioned and autism-friendly screenings – our guide to how cinemas help everyone get something out of the movies.

Are we responsible for the cinema we get?

Andrew Blair Feature Mar 18, 2015

Fed up of sequels and reboots? Andrew wonders if there's something we can do about it...

When cinema projection mistakes work out

Louisa Mellor Feature Mar 3, 2015

Annoying as it is when things go wrong, every so often a projection mistake can throw a whole new light on a film…

Are we overcritical of daft blockbusters?

Rachel Meaden Feature Feb 17, 2015

With voices ever ready to defend movies derided by reviewers, might it be time to ask if we’re being a little too discerning?

The things cinema staff hate about cinema audiences

Simon Brew Feature Nov 25, 2014

Violence. Cleaning up. Taking the blame for prices. And, er, people failing to use the loo. What cinema staff hate about cinema audiences.

Anyone else struggling to hear dialogue in the movies?

Simon Brew Feature Nov 11, 2014

Are you struggling to make out the dialogue in Christopher Nolan's Interstellar? And why is the inaudible dialogue problem not going away?

Parents, and the curse of mobile phones in cinemas

Simon Brew Feature Oct 30, 2014

We blame children often for noise and disruption in cinemas. Perhaps we should be blaming parents, argues Simon...

The problem of sound leakage in multiplex cinemas

Simon Brew Feature Jul 15, 2014

The growing problem of watching a small film in a multiplex, whilst having to listen to the louder one next door...

Transformers 4, Mrs Brown's Boys, and criticising fans

Simon Brew Feature Jul 2, 2014

The success of Transformers 4 and Mrs Brown's Boys D'Movie is having an unpleasant side effect...