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From Alien to Gravity and beyond, here are the greatest space movies
The release of Ad Astra made us wonder: what are the greatest space movies ever made?
Excellent! A Keanu Reeves movie marathon is coming to Melbourne and Sydney
Melburnians and Sydneysiders can worship at the altar of Keanu every Friday night.
From the origins of Alien to the history of rom-coms, here are six new films about films
Films that delve into other delvers are catnip for cinephiles.
The 10 wildest and weirdest offerings from the Jim Henson Creature Shop
Netflix’s Dark Crystal series is the latest work of insane beauty from Jim Henson’s Creature Shop.
60 years ago, Alfred Hitchcock delivered one of cinema’s perfect scenes in North by Northwest
The famous crop-dusting scene in North by Northwest is one of cinema’s greatest sequences.
Why The Wizard of Oz should be remade – and exactly how it should be done
What sort of maniac would suggest that this incredible classic should be remade?
SBS World Movies will play Studio Ghibli films non-stop every weekend in July
SBS Movies will screen most of Studio Ghibli’s catalogue, every weekend in July.
Happy 20th birthday Two Hands! Why this Australian classic is better than ever
Now twenty years old, Two Hands was one of the first demonstrations of Heath Ledger’s awesome talent.
Top 20 classic vintage films on Netflix and Stan
The breadth of cinema’s history is shockingly thin on Australian streaming services – but there are still some wonderful vintage films to watch.
Revisiting the terrific (and terrible) Terminator movies
We revisit a franchise that is sometimes terrific, sometimes terrible, but always memorable.
Uncovering the little-known history of Apocalypse Now
Viewers might not be aware of the major contribution to the film made by a lesser-known Hollywood legend.
What if these classic comedies were remade today?
What if beloved classics such as Big were redeveloped today?
Happy 30th birthday to The Little Mermaid, the movie that saved Disney
Maria Lewis explores the history of this classic film and tracks down its directors for an interview.
These disappointing Netflix films remind us of what makes a great teen movie
The Perfect Date and F the Prom are big disappointments, but we can learn a lot from them.
From David Lynch to dinosaurs, Laura Dern has carved out an extraordinary career
It’s everything or nothing with Laura Dern, a truly extraordinary actor.
Top 20 romantic films on Netflix and Stan
Romance has been integral to the cinema since the medium began.
A ‘We ❤ Tarantino’ retro series is coming to Sydney
To warm up to the release of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, why not watch every single Tarantino film ever made on the big screen?
Life of Brian is now 40 years old, but is it still controversial?
He’s not a messiah! But all these years later, is Brian still a naughty boy?
Is Dead Calm the greatest Australian thriller ever made?
This classic film is now 30 years old, and as terrific as ever.
10 things I love about 10 Things I Hate About You, the greatest teen movie of all time
Just how good is this classic teen movie? Jenna Guillaume counts the ways.
Terry Gilliam’s wild and wonderful masterpieces – from dystopian futures to epic drug binges
Terry Gilliam has carved out a place for himself as one of cinema’s most striking and original fantasists.
Edgar Wright calls Mad Max: Fury Road the greatest action movie ever made