Film Review | Rust and Bone
Its synopsis may hint at tawdry melodrama, but there's far more than meets the eye in this portrayal of two broken people establishing an unexpected connection.
Film Review | World War Z
We were all proud when Brad Pitt chose Malta as one of the locations for his high concept zombie thriller… but then the project went south, and the strain is more than evident...
Why so serious? Oscars 2013 to air tonight

MaltaToday takes a look at the films featuring in tonight's Oscars.

MaltaToday takes a look at the films featuring in tonight's...

Securing a financial future for Malta’s artistic output | Toni Attard

Creative Economy Advisor from the Creative Economy Working Group Toni Attard fills us in on the recently set up Creative Trust: what exactly is it, and how can...

Creative Economy Advisor from the Creative Economy Working...

Film Review | Bullet to the Head

Coasting on the baffling goodwill that still exists for Sylvester Stallone, Walter Hill’s by-the-number revenge thriller simply fails to thrill.

Coasting on the baffling goodwill that still exists for...

Film Review | Flight

Denzel Washington scores himself another Oscar nomination in this film about a heroic – but drunken – pilot facing the possibility of a lifetime in prison....

Denzel Washington scores himself another Oscar nomination...

Film Review | Lincoln

How exciting does a film about a constitutional amendment sound? If the answer is an inevitable 'not very', you'd be intrigued by Steven Spielberg's involving,...

How exciting does a film about a constitutional amendment...

Drive to incorporate subtitles in cinema, TV to aid deaf

Subtitles Now, a collaboration between two seemingly unrelated groups is...

Subtitles Now, a collaboration between two seemingly...

Film Review | Django Unchained

Quentin Tarantino is back with a tale of revenge and racism in spaghetti western form. But does this story of a freed slave turned bounty hunter carry the same...

Quentin Tarantino is back with a tale of revenge and racism...

The idiot’s guide to Quentin Tarantino

Can’t tell your Kill Bill from Bill Clinton? Do you think that ‘Pulp Fiction’ is a kind of sauce, or that ‘Reservoir Dogs’ is a harrowing documentary...

Can’t tell your Kill Bill from Bill Clinton? Do you think...

Simshar on film: we’re getting there | Rebecca Cremona

Simshar director Rebecca Cremona speaks to us about her long-gestating – but...

Simshar director Rebecca Cremona speaks to us about her...

Film Review | Les Misérables

Tom Hopper’s loud-and-proud follow-up to The King’s Speech is a graceless, lumbering beast that should be labelled ‘For Fans Only’.

Tom Hopper’s loud-and-proud follow-up to The King’s...

Film Review | Jack Reacher

Tom Cruise brings Lee Child’s beloved literary creation to life in this Christopher McQuarrie thriller. But is it worth the effort?

Tom Cruise brings Lee Child’s beloved literary creation...

[WATCH] Oscar nominations announced, Silver Linings Playbook, Lincoln lead the way

Silver Linings Playbook and Lincoln lead the 2013 Oscar race, while Malta-filmed, Swedish seafaring adventure Kon-Tiki is among the Foreign Language nominees.

Silver Linings Playbook and Lincoln lead the 2013 Oscar...

Film Review | Silver Linings Playbook

It may be a typically ‘inspirational’ Oscar contender, but David O. Russell’s mental illness dramedy has its heart very much in the right place.

It may be a typically ‘inspirational’ Oscar contender,...

Mater Dei Hospital gets its own documentary

A series of six programmes on Mater Dei Hospital to air on TVM every Monday at...

A series of six programmes on Mater Dei Hospital to air on...

In 2012 | Hollywood plays it safe

Fearful of the digital revolution and trembling under the threat of illegal downloads, in 2012 the Hollywood film machine consolidated all its efforts to...

Fearful of the digital revolution and trembling under the...

The triumphs and the turkeys | Best and Worst of 2012

MaltaToday’s film critic cherry-picks four of the best (and worst) films of...

MaltaToday’s film critic cherry-picks four of the best...

Film Review | Life of Pi

It took a while to get to the big screen, but Ang Lee’s adaptation of Yann Martel’s award-winning novel about an Indian boy trapped on a boat with a Bengal...

It took a while to get to the big screen, but Ang Lee’s...

[WATCH] After The Hobbit: which films will be the heavy-hitters of 2013?

With The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey currently breaking records across the globe, we discover that it may in fact be sci-fi, not fantasy, that rules the...

With The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey currently breaking...