Latest Movie Features

Was X-Men Origins: Wolverine given a raw deal?

Rob Leane Feature Nov 27, 2014

In 2009, the X-Men franchise took a critical bashing it struggled to recover from, but were we all a bit harsh on X-Men Origins: Wolverine?

Cliff Martinez interview: The Knick, Soderbergh, composing for film and games

Paul Weedon Feature Nov 27, 2014

Drive composer Cliff Martinez about his work for TV, film, and video games, on projects such as Far Cry 4, The Knick and Solaris...

The potential plot problems with an Independence Day sequel

Independence Day
Scott Snowden Feature Nov 27, 2014

Independence Day has been greenlit, but the original's ending leaves writers with all sorts of problems, Scott writes…

How the Phantom Menace teaser trailer became a cinematic event

Ryan Lambie Feature Nov 26, 2014

In November 1998, Star Wars fans were queuing up to see The Phantom Menace trailer in cinemas. Ryan looks at how a teaser became an event...

What we learned from the Jurassic World trailer

Simon Brew Feature Nov 26, 2014

Jurassic Park 4 has a lot of respect for Jurassic Park 1: we break down the trailer for the new movie right here...

Does Jurassic World have velociraptor racing in it?

Ryan Lambie Feature Nov 26, 2014

The first trailer for Jurassic World’s landed. But does its final shot hint at a weird sport on Isla Nublar...?

Disney's Snow White: the risk that changed filmmaking forever

Ryan Lambie Feature Nov 25, 2014

Snow White was a risk that could have finished Disney. Ryan looks at how the world's first animated feature changed the landscape of cinema

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.

A pilgrimage to the filming locations of Superman IV

Ryan Lambie Feature Nov 24, 2014

Superman IV infamously tried to pass off the UK's Milton Keynes for New York. We pay a visit to some of its filming locations...

In praise of cinema kids' club screenings

Simon Brew Feature Nov 24, 2014

Taking kids to the cinema can be a fraught experience, but kids' clubs make things easier. Simon's a fan...

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