Red State

Kevin Smith, movie critics, and Yoga Hosers

Simon Brew Feature
Feb 9, 2016

Kevin Smith’s new movie, Yoga Hosers, has been hit hard by critics. But both they and he have changed a little…

8 movie premieres that were picketed - and why

Craig Thomas Feature
Feb 24, 2016

From Kevin Smith protesting against his own movie, to protests against The Hateful Eight - when movie premieres have been picketed.

The top 25 John Goodman roles

Robert Keeling Feature
Nov 27, 2015

The mighty John Goodman doesn't get enough love, it seems. We count down 25 of our favourite Goodman roles - King Ralph included....

The top 25 underappreciated films of 2011

Ryan Lambie Simon Brew Odd List
Mar 13, 2014

Our voyage through history's underappreciated films arrives at the year 2011, and a great year for lesser-seen gems...

The movies we were forced to watch at school

Simon Brew Feature
Jul 15, 2013

We asked you what bizarre film choices your teachers foisted on you. Er, there’s a wide selection...

Veronica Mars, crowdfunding, and funding genre movies

Simon Brew Feature
Mar 14, 2013

Could the successful crowdfunding campaign for Veronica Mars be a watershed moment for movie financing?

Kevin Smith's new plans for Clerks III

Kevin Smith
Simon Brew News
Feb 19, 2013

Clerks III is still on the way. But Kevin Smith is taking it in a slightly different direction...

The underrated film performances of 2011

Mark Harrison Odd List
Jan 3, 2012

Who failed to get the attention they deserved among the more recognised turns of 2011? Here’s Mark’s pick of last year’s most underrated performances…

Red State review

Red State
Simon Brew Review
Sep 29, 2011

Kevin Smith's Red State finally lands in UK cinemas today. So then: is it worth going to see? Here's our review...

Running gags and inside jokes in Kevin Smith's View Askewniverse

Mark Harrison News
Sep 28, 2011

With Red State out on tomorrow in the UK, we provide a run-down of the running gags and inside jokes in Kevin Smith’s earlier films…