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21/10/2018
BBC Radio 5 live

Kermode Uncut

Posts

  • I talk to producer Stephen Woolley about the glory days of the hugely influential Scala Cinema.

  • I talk to Lord Of the Rings director Peter Jackson about how he made his astonishing World War One documentary which premieres tomorrow.

  • Coralie Fargeat's retina-scorching thriller Revenge is out on DVD this week. It has been hailed a game changer in the genre but is that really the case?

  • There’s a new version of A Star is Born released next week but the one I would really love to see was nearly made in the 1970s.

  • The Little Stranger is a creepy tale with its roots in Shirley Jackson’s classic supernatural novel The Haunting Of Hill House

  • Here are my memories of Fenella Fielding who died earlier this week

  • American Animals is a fascinating reworking of the heist movie - a genre I explored recently in my Secrets Of Cinema series.

  • Avengers: Infinity War is out on DVD on Monday. I think I might have misjudged it first time around…

  • Maxine Peake is brilliant in Funny Cow but some people thought the film was politically incorrect - I disagree.

  • Here's the second half of my mid-term report on the most terrible films I’ve seen this year.