The best films to watch on BBC iPlayer right now

News | Simon Brew | 06.12.19
Who needs Netflix and Prime? Turns out that BBC iPlayer has a terrific collection of films to watch

Ordinary Love review: the new film from the directors of Good Vibrations

Review | Charlotte Harrison | 06.12.19
Lesley Manville and Liam Neeson lead the terrific Ordinary Love – and here’s our review

Maleficent: Mistress Of Evil lands on disc in February

News | Simon Brew | 06.12.19
Maleficent heads to disc in February 2020

Train To Busan sequel arriving in 2020

News | Simon Brew | 06.12.19
There’s a sequel to Train To Busan and a Hollywood remake of the original on the way

Honey I Shrunk The Kids: original director returns for reboot

News | Simon Brew | 06.12.19
Josh Gad is set to star in the take on Honey I Shrunk The Kids

Mulan: trailer lands for Disney’s live action retelling

News | Simon Brew | 06.12.19
Here’s the new trailer for Disney’s live action take on Mulan, that lands in cinemas in 2020

Motherless Brooklyn review: a slow burning treat

Review | Film Stories | 06.12.19
Edward Norton’s 20 year journey to bringing Motherless Brooklyn to the screen is complete – and it’s been worth it

DVD & Blu-ray release dates confirmed: up to March 2020

News | Simon Brew | 06.12.19
A glimpse at upcoming DVD and Blu-ray release dates until March 2020

4K Ultra HD Blu-ray: upcoming UK release dates

News | Simon Brew | 06.12.19
The 4K disc format continues to slowly gain traction – and here’s our regularly-updated list of upcoming UK disc releases

We’re putting on Die Hard in Birmingham! Tickets now on sale

News | Simon Brew | 06.12.19
Come and see Die Hard, with a prize for the best fancy vest too

Award-winning UK short film tackles period shame

News | Simon Brew | 05.12.19
My Time is competing for end of year awards, a short film looking to tackle the stigma around periods

Invasion Planet Earth review

Review | John Moore | 05.12.19
Invasion Planet Earth review is a sci-fi movie made in the UK over the course of a decade – and it’s worth seeking out too

Zack Snyder fuels more extended Justice League cut talk

News | Simon Brew | 05.12.19
Another clue has landed regarding the Snyder Cut of Justice League

Birds Of Prey: stylish new poster lands

News | Simon Brew | 05.12.19
Margot Robbie leads the ensemble of Birds Of Prey – and the latest poster has landed

Rocks: acclaimed British film lands April release date

News | Simon Brew | 05.12.19
Sarah Gavron’s new film, Rocks, will be getting a UK cinema release next year

I Lost My Body review

Review | Film Stories | 05.12.19
A terrific animated movie, that’s 81 minutes very well spent: here’s our review of I Lost My Body

The full trailer for No Time To Die

News | Simon Brew | 04.12.19
The full trailer for James Bond’s next adventure has landed

Joker is heading to DVD, Blu-ray and 4K in February in the UK: extras confirmed

News | Simon Brew | 04.12.19
The UK disc release of Joker has been set for February

Examining the three Takings of Pelham One Two Three

Feature | Mark Harrison | 04.12.19
Adapted for the screen in 1974, 1998, and 2009, The Taking Of Pelham One Two Three is like A Star Is Born for hijack thrillers, Mark argues

Knives Out interview: the art of costume design

Video | Dan Cooper | 04.12.19
The costumer designer for Rian Johnson’s Knives Out has been telling us about her work, and getting the look of the film right

The Netflix movie library has shrunk by 40%

News | Simon Brew | 04.12.19
It’s been revealed that Netflix has far fewer movies on its service than five years ago

The Spawn movie reboot is still coming

News | Simon Brew | 04.12.19
Plans remain afoot for a new Spawn film, with Todd McFarlane saying the latest script is weeks away

Les Miserables: The Staged Concert heading (back) to UK cinemas this week

News | Simon Brew | 04.12.19
Extra screenings of the Les Miserables concert are confirmed for UK cinemas this weekend

BBC One confirms its Christmas movie schedule

News | Simon Brew | 04.12.19
Paddington 2 already looks like the pick of BBC One’s festive movie schedule

Maze Runner director linked with next Planet Of The Apes film

News | Simon Brew | 04.12.19
Wes Ball is set to continue the big screen Planet Of The Apes saga

After The Wedding review

Review | Film Stories | 04.12.19
Available now, Julianne Moore and Michelle Williams star in After The Wedding

Black Widow: the first trailer

News | Simon Brew | 03.12.19
Scarlett Johansson takes centre stage in Marvel’s Black Widow – and here’s the first trailer

Misbehaviour: release date for Miss World comedy drama

News | Simon Brew | 03.12.19
Misbehaviour will be heading to cinemas next March

Breaking down the trailer for the trailer for No Time To Die

News | Simon Brew | 03.12.19
There’s a new James Bond trailer for a trailer out – and we’ve dissected it in detail for you

Martin Scorsese’s next film set to start filming in March

News | Simon Brew | 03.12.19
Leonardo DiCaprio will star in Killers Of The Flower Moon

Confirmation that the new Ghostbusters film is called Ghostbusters: Afterlife

News | Simon Brew | 03.12.19
The fourth Ghostbusters film will be called Ghostbusters: Afterlife

Blue Story enjoys strong second weekend at the box office

News | Simon Brew | 03.12.19
Blue Story heads towards the £3m mark at the UK box office

Michael B Jordan stars in Just Mercy: new trailer lands

News | Simon Brew | 03.12.19
The director of Short Term 12 has recruited Michael B Jordan for his new film

Friendly Neighbourhood Cinema announces Midlands Christmas film screenings

News | Simon Brew | 03.12.19
Friendly Neighbourhood Cinema puts on events in the West Midlands, and has lined up some festive specials – including It’s A Wonderful Life in a church

The Personal History Of David Copperfield: new poster

News | Dan Cooper | 03.12.19
The new poster for Armando Iannucci’s take on David Copperfield arrives

Unfinished Spider-Man 4 videogame gives us a peek into Sam Raimi’s unmade movie

News | Brendon Connelly | 02.12.19
Clues to Sam Raimi’s abandoned Spider-Man 4 have popped up in videogame footage

In The Line Of Duty, starring Aaron Eckhart: trailer lands

News | Simon Brew | 02.12.19
Landing in January is a brand new thriller, starring Aaron Eckhart – and here’s the promo for it

Film Stories’ first birthday: a few thoughts, and what next

Feature | Simon Brew | 02.12.19
Film Stories magazine is one year old, and I wanted to have a bit of a chat about that

Terry Gilliam’s The Man Who Killed Don Quixote set for UK release

News | Simon Brew | 02.12.19
Finally: The Man Who Killed Don Quixote is being lined up for an early 2020 release in the UK

John Wick 4 and The Matrix 4 potentially set to clash

News | Simon Brew | 02.12.19
The schedules for John Wick 4 and The Matrix 4 may be about to give Keanu Reeves a bit of a headache

Podcast: Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) and Final Destination (2000)

Podcast | Simon Brew | 02.12.19
In the latest episode of Film Stories with Simon Brew, a huge animated challenge, and a film that started off planned as an X-Files episode The Nightmare Before Christmas required a new facility, and a director too when Tim Burton’s commitment to Batman Returns got in the way

Venom 2, starring Tom Hardy: filming gets underway

News | Simon Brew | 02.12.19
Tom Hardy returns in the sequel to Venom, that’s shooting in the UK