Film review | Shazam: Just say the word
Finally busting out of the ‘grimdark’ hellhole for good, the DC Cinematic Universe delivers a light-hearted superhero romp that is flawed but ultimately delightful
Film review | Us: I’m afraid of Americans
Jordan Peele overcomes the sophomore film slump in style with a taut, high-concept thriller that tickles both brain and guts
TV Review | Love, Death & Robots: scintillating taste of the apocalypse

Though hampered by some retrograde storytelling and attitudes, Tim Miller marshals a dizzying and intermittently inspired anthology of sci-fi shorts in this...

Though hampered by some retrograde storytelling and...

Film review | The Guilty: End of the line

Taut and minimal, Gustav Möller’s single-location thriller sees a...

Taut and minimal, Gustav Möller’s...

[WATCH] Maltese director says his prize-nominated film is 'something special'

Despite being proud of his final product, Winston Azzopardi said he had no hopes of winning at the UK National Film Awards

Despite being proud of his final product, Winston Azzopardi...

Film review | Captain Marvel: All hail the guiding star

The Marvel Cinematic Universe launches into its next phase with its first...

The Marvel Cinematic Universe launches into its next phase...

Film review | Destroyer: Redemption ain’t easy

Shot with a polish that’s overqualified for its B-movie provenance, and...

Shot with a polish that’s overqualified for its...

Building micro-stories out of Malta’s ‘Babylon of hatred’ | Maxime Durand

Independent filmmaker Maxime Durand speaks to MaltaToday about ‘Coming Soon’; his self-produced series of humorous shorts inspired by Malta’s...

Independent filmmaker Maxime Durand speaks to MaltaToday...

Russian Doll and Sex Education | High concept goes delectably bite-sized

Netflix lands a double-whammy with Sex Education and Russian Doll - eight-episode series that grip you with a perfect hook and deliver a zany journey

Netflix lands a double-whammy with Sex Education and...

Film Review | Velvet Buzzsaw: Yet another Netflix letdown

Jake Gyllenhall and Rene Russo re-unite with ‘Nightcrawler’...

Jake Gyllenhall and Rene Russo re-unite with...

Film review | The Favourite: When ambition and sadism go hand in hand

Greek weird-wunderkind Yorgos Lanthimos lands his most mainstream success yet...

Greek weird-wunderkind Yorgos Lanthimos lands his most...

Film Review | Colette: Lush but unsentimental

Keira Knightley is on top form in this biopic about the taboo-smashing titular...

Keira Knightley is on top form in this biopic about the...

Film review | Roma: The vibrating truth at the periphery

Alfonso Cuarón scores an understated triumph with this quiet,...

Alfonso Cuarón scores an understated triumph with...

Film review | Bird Box - No gazing into the abyss, kids

Susanne Bier’s perfunctory adaptation of Josh Malerman’s...

Susanne Bier’s perfunctory adaptation of Josh...

Looking back at 2018 | The best and worst films of 2018

Our resident film critic Teodor Reljic sifts through a year’s worth of...

Our resident film critic Teodor Reljic sifts through a...

Film Review | Bahar Zmien (Of Time and the Sea)

Maltese-Australian filmmaker Peter Sant presents a beautifully shot and...

Maltese-Australian filmmaker Peter Sant presents a...

Film Review | Aquaman

Oscillating between cumbersome world-building and symphonic pulp brilliance, James Wan’s orchestration of the latest salvo from DC’s ‘shared...

Oscillating between cumbersome world-building and symphonic...

Film review | Antony and Cleopatra

Directed by Simon Godwin for the National Theatre and starring Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo as William Shakespeare’s doomed cross-continental lovers,...

Directed by Simon Godwin for the National Theatre and...

Film review | Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

J.K. Rowling and David Yates continue to build the ‘Wizarding...

J.K. Rowling and David Yates continue to build the...

Film Review | The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

The Coen Brothers bring their barely-blemished cinematic record to the...

The Coen Brothers bring their barely-blemished cinematic...