The bloody catharsis chronicles | The Purge: Election Year
3/5 • There’s no beating around the bush when it comes to the ‘messages’ the film wants to convey – be they a jab at economic inequality, racial...
New Entebbe hijack movie set to be filmed in Malta
A new film depicting the 1976 hijacking of an Air France plane is set to be partly shot in Malta
Film Review | I ain’t afraid of no girls

The all-female Ghostbusters reboot is not a revolutionary act of pop...

The all-female Ghostbusters reboot is not a...

Film Review | Tarzan

Swing… and a miss | Slotting Tarzan in the middle of the political minefield that was the scramble for Africa is a great idea, but it was a shame...

Swing… and a miss | Slotting Tarzan in the middle of...

Kinemastik Short Film Festival | ‘That little piece of total freedom’

Ahead of the 12th edition of the Kinemastik Short Film Festival, Teodor Reljic spoke to two of its programmers – Bojana Dimitrovska and Emma Mattei...

Ahead of the 12th edition of the Kinemastik Short Film...

Film Review | The Colony

Middlebrow movies try to have the cake and eat it too, which all too frequently results in dilution and disappointment

Middlebrow movies try to have the cake and eat it too,...

Milquetoast horror on repeat

While the cosmetic elements of the tale are certainly in place, the entire experience lacks the specificity required to make the horror truly compelling

While the cosmetic elements of the tale are certainly in...

Film Review | Love & Friendship

Chloë Sevigny and Kate Beckinsale are fast friends in Whit Stillman’s adaptation of an early Jane Austen novella (4/5)

Chloë Sevigny and Kate Beckinsale are fast friends in...

Italian actor Bud Spencer dies at 86

The Italian actor and filmmaker was also a professional swimmer and in 1950, became the first Italian to swim 100m in under one minute

The Italian actor and filmmaker was also a professional...

Film Review | Tale of Tales

Matteo Garrone's cherry-picked adaptation of a Neapolitan fairy tale anthology is a rich and beautiful fantasia that is bound to reward repeat viewings

Matteo Garrone's cherry-picked adaptation of a...

Tributes pour in for Anton Yelchin after fatal car accident

27-year-old Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin died following a freak accident at...

27-year-old Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin died following a...

Film Review | Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

This sequel to the Michael Bay-produced reboot of the crime-fighting turtles...

This sequel to the Michael Bay-produced reboot of the...

Behind the scenes footage of Assassin’s Creed filming in Malta

WATCH this video shared by FilmedInMalta of the filming of Assassin’s...

WATCH this video shared by FilmedInMalta of the filming of...

Angelina Jolie may return to Malta for touted  ‘Murder on the Orient Express’ remake

Actress touted for Kenneth Branagh remake of ‘Orient Express’ was last in Malta to film movie By The Sea entirely on Gozo

Actress touted for Kenneth Branagh remake of ‘Orient...

When the city became a cinema | Valletta Film Festival – 2016

With the second edition of the Valletta Film Festival celebrating its closing...

With the second edition of the Valletta Film Festival...

Film Review | Parents

Danish actor Christian Tafdrup takes a stab at feature film directing with a thematically resonant but narratively sketchy debut, which juggles worthy themes...

Danish actor Christian Tafdrup takes a stab at feature film...

Film Review | Fire at Sea

Gianfranco Rosi’s award-winning, dispassionate exploration of the migrant crisis is set to be the highlight of the upcoming Valletta Film Festival

Gianfranco Rosi’s award-winning, dispassionate...

The burning puzzle of horror cinema | The Wicker Man

Malta will play host to one of the cult figures of horror cinema next week, as...

Malta will play host to one of the cult figures of horror...

Film Review | Desert Dancer

An Iranian dance troupe organises a secret performance in an attempt to escape the prying eyes of the regime

An Iranian dance troupe organises a secret performance in...

Hollywood Reporter’s front cover features Malta

Malta’s majestic Silent City makes it to the front cover of Hollywood...

Malta’s majestic Silent City makes it to the front...

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