Film Review | The Lighthouse: Struggling to capture the light
The Lighthouse is an unhinged psychological thriller engineered with the care of an obsessive antique furniture restorer... Robert Eggers’s follow-up to The Witch is a...
Film Review | The Nightingale: Systemic horror that chills to the bone
Brutal to a near-fault, Jennifer Kent’s follow-up to The Babadook is nonetheless a thrilling and justifiably enraged exploration of one of the darkest chapters of...
Film Review | Black Christmas: Tales from the Sisterhood

Audiences and critics have not been terribly kind of Sophia Takal’s...

Audiences and critics have not been terribly kind of Sophia...

Film Review | The Rote Revenge of the Imperial Menace

Expert blockbuster wrangler J.J. Abrams flies back to a galaxy far, far away to...

Expert blockbuster wrangler J.J. Abrams flies back to a...

The best and worst films of 2019

Our resident film critic TEODOR RELJIC sifts through a year’s worth of film reviews to pick the worst and best of the bunch

Our resident film critic TEODOR RELJIC sifts through a...

Maltese documentaries ‘The Normans’ and ‘The Giant Deep Reds’ win international awards

Locally-produced documentaries, one on Medieval period in Malta, the other on bluefin tuna, win international awards

Locally-produced documentaries, one on Medieval period in...

Enjoying the lingering Christmas feeling? Here’s what to watch

Everyone’s got a favourite Christmas movie, and they might just get a...

Everyone’s got a favourite Christmas movie, and they...

Film Review | Knives Out: A fine-tuned family feud

Christmas has come early for lovers of lovingly crafted genre cinema, as The...

Christmas has come early for lovers of lovingly crafted...

Film Review | The Irishman: A history of violence

Martin Scorcese’s Netflix epic may take its sweet time, but the patient...

Martin Scorcese’s Netflix epic may take its sweet...

Film Review | Doctor Sleep: Oh Danny boy, the ghosts, the ghosts are calling

The Haunting of Hill House’s Mike Flanagan gets his slice of the Stephen King cinematic renaissance pie with a fun any pacy slice of horror with a...

The Haunting of Hill House’s Mike Flanagan gets his...

Film Review | Earthquake Bird: No flavour to the aftershocks

Psychological unease looms large over this lush adaptation of an award-winning...

Psychological unease looms large over this lush adaptation...

Film Review | Bornholmer Strasse: Breaking down the barriers

Screening at the German-Maltese Circle next week to commemorate the 30th...

Screening at the German-Maltese Circle next week to...

Film Review | The King: Unsurprisingly, Shakespeare did it better

Netflix’s attempt at weighty historical drama attempts to capitalise on...

Netflix’s attempt at weighty historical drama...

Film Review | Wounds: Crawling under the skin

British-Iranian director Babak Anvari makes good on the promise shown in his...

British-Iranian director Babak Anvari makes good on the...

Film Review | In Fabric: The Masque of the Red Dress

Rising star British filmmaker Peter Strickland returns just in time for...

Rising star British filmmaker Peter Strickland returns just...

Film Review | Joker: The burning powder keg of our modern times

‘Hangover’ director Todd Philips channels a decidedly darker...

‘Hangover’ director Todd Philips channels a...

Film Review | In the Tall Grass: Beware the violent vegetation

Written by the father-son horror scribe duo of Stephen King and Joe Hill, this...

Written by the father-son horror scribe duo of Stephen King...

Film Review | In the Shadow of the Moon: The murderous churn of time

Boasting a solid core concept but hampered by crummy execution, the latest...

Boasting a solid core concept but hampered by crummy...

Film Review | The Souvenir: The art of instructive mistakes

Executively produced by Martin Scorsese, British director Joanna Hogg’s...

Executively produced by Martin Scorsese, British director...

Film Review | Pain And Glory: Turning the camera around

The world’s most celebrated Spanish film-maker lays all vulnerabilities...

The world’s most celebrated Spanish film-maker lays...