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Rise of female monsters shows horror movies are not afraid of big, bad women

Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak is one of the most feminine horror films ever, part of a trend for showing women in all their shrieking, axe-murdering glory<p>Somewhere in the third act of Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak <i>–</i> around the time a manic, shrieking Jessica Chastain is running through the …

10 Great Japanese Exploitation Films That Are Worth Watching

As much as mainstream Japanese filmmakers excel in family drama, “underground” films excel in exploitation. Since the end of the 60s, when the …

This scene from 'The Empire Strikes Back' led to a huge mystery that 'Star Wars' fans haven't been able to solve for 35 years

If the accident had happened four months later the news would have been in every paper around the world. But at the time Hamill was still an unknown actor who had just finished being the lead in a yet-to-be-released sci-fi movie in which he wore all white and wielded a glowing sword.<p>Hamill had to …

Star Wars

Hou Hsiao-Hsien's 'The Assassin' gives martial arts an art-house punch

When Hou Hsiao-Hsien set out to make his first <i>wuxia</i>, or martial arts, movie, it was a virtual given that the acclaimed Taiwanese director adored by the festival circuit and art-house cinephiles around the world would create a fight picture unlike any other.<p>With his preference for long, …

Martial Arts

Apocalypse 2.0: On the Appeal of Young Adult Dystopias

With millions of books sold, countless successful adaptations made, and a nearly guaranteed spot on the bestseller lists for any well-written entry, …

Books

Why Zack Snyder Is Worse Than Michael Bay

Fascinating Visual Compilation of The Same HANNIBAL Scene in Three Different Properties

Hänsel, Gretel und der Butterkeks

Mehr als banale Werbefläche: Im Kulturforum sind die "100 besten Plakate" ausgestellt. Eine Kunstform, die oftmals unterschätzt bleibt.<p>Straßenkunst …

Impressive Action Short Film STRINGS Has An Ending You Won't See Coming

A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night review – exhilarating vampire girl power

Ana Lily Amirpour’s feature debut is a bloody triumph…<p>Iranian-American writer-director Ana Lily Amirpour describes her weirdly exhilarating feature debut, which premiered at Sundance last year, as the Iranian love-child of Sergio Leone and David Lynch, with Nosferatu as a babysitter. It is set in …

Damals war die Welt noch in Unordnung

Politik<p>Inland<br>• Ausland<br>• Brexit<br>• Trumps Präsidentschaft<br>• Der Erste Weltkrieg<br>• Staat und Recht<br>• Die Gegenwart<br>• Politische …

Eurovision Song Contest

Die neue Macht der Trailer

Düsseldorf. Trailer sind Hollywoods effektivstes Marketing-Instrument. Die besten von ihnen dürfen als kleine Kunstwerke gelten – so wie der Trailer …

Wild Times: The Rise of the Apocalyptic Western - Signature Reads

<i>Editor’s Note: Clifford Jackman received a Bachelor of Arts from York University, a Master of Arts from Queen’s, and a Bachelor of Laws from Osgoode</i> …

The tao of Paul Walker: deconstructing the Fast & Furious star's appeal

Photograph: PR<p>Paul Walker, centre, with the cast of 2001’s The Fast and the Furious.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/4/2/1427990841966/58ef6e71-1290-45cf-b2f9-bc59bf221f30-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PR<p>Paul Walker, centre, with the cast of 2001’s The Fast and the …

From Insurgent to Blade Runner: why is the future on film always so grim?

Photograph: Andrew Cooper/AP<p>A scene from Insurgent.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/3/19/1426777644489/0e7032b4-18a7-45b4-91ba-58cfa10c7ccb-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Andrew Cooper/AP<p>A scene from …

Blade Runner

Amazing fan film imagines an X-Men movie directed by Wes Anderson

A lot of times, fan films done in the style of an idiosyncratic director tend to be a mixed bag—you never know if you’re going to find an internet …

The tyranny of Netflix: you must watch this movie. Now!

Thanks to video-on-demand, films never go away any more – so when I tell you to watch a weird Austrian cowboy movie, I expect you do it. This week<p>Netflix and video-on-demand and Hulu have created immense new pressures on hardcore movie lovers. In the olden days you could tell a friend, “You just …

Video on Demand

Check Out The First Trailer For Ryan Gosling’s Directorial Debut ‘Lost River’

Hey girl, you know what they say about bad movie reviews, right? They’re just good reviews that weren’t hugged enough as children. Ryan Gosling’s directorial debut, <i>Lost River</i>, hasn’t exactly been a critical darling since its debut at Cannes last year. Time’s Richard Corliss wrote that, at the time,</i> …

Jupiter Ascending review – the prosthetic ears are a marvel

Jupiter Ascending,Film,Culture,Eddie Redmayne,The Matrix,Science fiction and fantasy,Channing Tatum,Mila Kunis<p>Eddie Redmayne and the costume department steal the limelight from Mila Kunis and Channing Tatum in the Wachowskis’ bizarre but entertaining sci-fi adventure<p>It’s common enough for …

Geekly Mailbag: Is there a post-superhero blockbuster?

Last week I asked a simple question: How many <i>X-Men</i> movies is too many <i>X-Men</i> movies? But the question has far-reaching implications: How many <i>superhero</i> …