Fantastic Beasts: Is retconning damaging cinema?

When creators start to change aspects of an established universe, it can damage the relationship with its audience, writes Clarisse Loughrey


27 horror films that will actually terrify you this Halloween

Masked murderers, chainsaw-wielding cannibals and demonic mirrors  

20 years on, American History X has a greater urgency than ever

The brutal black-and-white film has faith that the better angels of our nature will prevail, a feeling in increasingly short supply in modern America, writes Christopher Hooton


The best films of 2018 (so far)

From 'A Quiet Place' to 'BlacKkKlansman'

Why gender equality in Hollywood is still a long way off

Although an increasing number of female-directed films are being produced, the number still pales in comparison to that of male-directed films. Caspar Salmon investigates why


Paul Feig: 'I got tired of how women were being portrayed in movies'

The director on his latest film 'A Simple Favour', and why he's still frustrated by the reaction to his 'Ghostbusters' reboot