10 documentaries to look out for in 2020
Coming this year: docos about Greta Thunberg, the Beastie Boys, Bandarra Dance Theatre and loads more.
Ranking Jim Carrey’s best and worst roles
The best and worst of of Jim Carrey, from The Truman Show (brilliant) to Batman Forever (please, make it stop!).
The Take podcast: first impressions of Picard & debating video game movies
What’s Picard like? And which is better: movies based on video games or video games based on movies?
The genius of Uncut Gems and the other films of the Safdie brothers
Adam Sandler is the latest actor to play a fiendish nogoodnik in the films of the Safdie brothers.
5 things we want to see in Star Trek: Picard
From more Borg to a love interest for Picard – here are five things we’re hoping to see in the Star Trek spin-pff.
From John Turturro as ‘The Jesus’ to Chris Rock’s Saw spin-off: here are 10 new trailers
From the return of John Turturro’s Big Lebowski character to a documentary about Michael Leunig.
10 Netflix original films to look out for in 2020
From eerie remakes to high-concept comedies and the return of a visionary creative.
The Take podcast: Birds of Prey, Oscar predictions and the great Leigh Whannell
This week’s episode is all about Birds of Prey, the Oscars and The Invisible Man.
Top 5 shows to stream about female friendship
In the streaming age there are few limits to how female friendship can be represented.
Happy 30th birthday Wild at Heart: the crazy Nic Cage and David Lynch classic
What a ride! The crazy-good classic Wild at Heart is vintage Lynch and vintage Cage.
Why people have waited a decade for Netflix’s Locke & Key
The long-awaited adaptation finally finds a home on Netflix.
Every new Stephen King adaptation heading to the big and small screen
Here is EVERY Stephen King film and TV production currently in the works.
Best films coming to Netflix, Stan and SBS on Demand in February
From a Keanu Reeves action flick to a Kristen Stewart drama – here are the best films arriving on streaming this month.
The Take podcast: Sundance highlights + Joker Joaquin Phoenix v Joker Heath Ledger
In this episode we discuss the most important question of the modern era. Ledger, or Phoenix?
The eye-blinding trippiness of Color Out of Space and The Lighthouse
Wild. Trippy. Bonkers. With extra alpaca-milking. THESE FILMS HAVE IT ALL.
5 Australian historical events that would make great movies
Australian history has plenty of material for would-be auteurs to plunder.
Short Circuit is the best new thing on Disney+
We watched every single film in the Short Circuit collection.
Tom Hanks’ most memorable roles, ranked in order of Niceness
He’s America’s dad. He’s Mister Rogers. He is simply god damn NICE.
9 movie comedies to look out for in 2020
From Bill & Ted to Bob’s Burgers, there’s loads of exciting comedies arriving in 2020.
The Take podcast: geezer gangsters and 1917 versus Dunkirk
After a brief festive season siesta our podcast is BACK!
Tom Hanks’ performance isn’t the best thing about A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Sure, you’ve heard about this film. But have you heard about its trippy alternate reality?