Leftist moralism obscures thematic depth in its frantic rush to judge

On the hunks and lunks who dominated two decades of Hollywood

We need more respect for the childhood imagination

For all Cimino’s flaws, there was still “the vision thing”

Ideology has triumphed over art

Real men have grit in their eye

The awards used to be entertainingly eccentric

Christopher Silvester reviews two semi-autobiographical movies: Oscar-contender Belfast and arthouse The Souvenir

Knives Out deserves a reprieve from the dread of bad sequels

Kenneth Branagh does seem to like taking his clothes off