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The Oscars 2015 – the usual suspects

If I had to use just one world to sum up the Oscars 2015 coverage so far it would be “dickpoo”. Announcing the nominations yesterday with actor Chris Pine, AMPAS president Cheryl Boone Isaacs mispronounced the surname of British cinematographer… Continue Reading →

The Kids Are All Right

Don’t you just hate it when a film confounds your expectations? The teenage son of lesbians Nic and Jules is baffled by his discovery that their taste in late-night movies runs to gay male porn rather than hot girl-on-girl action…. Continue Reading →

Maternal damnation: Cinema's Worst Mothers

If ever a mother was designed to drive her offspring to crime, depravity and therapy, it was Livia Soprano. The star of David Chase’s acclaimed HBO drama was mob boss Tony (James Gandolfini) — an antihero for our times. But… Continue Reading →

Tom Ford’s A Single Man

The Oscar voters failed to reward it, but for me A Single Man, remains the best-looking film of 2009 and a triumph for first-time director Tom Ford. Impeccable styling is the very least you’d expect from the former Gucci supremo,… Continue Reading →

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