24th January 2018
However unintentionally, Spielberg may in this film have touched on America’s most cherished value ... and its deepest flaw.
27th July 2016
So used have we become to the wink-to-camera double entendres of recent ‘children’s’ blockbusters that The BFG ends up feeling a bit too innocent for anyone but the youngest of viewers.
24th November 2015
Bridge of Spies
The exchange depicted in this intelligent and well-written thriller, in which the tension relies on the integrity – or lack thereof – of the individuals. took place on 10 February 1962.
8th July 2015
Beatitudes on Film: Our adventure on Earth
Pardon the pun, but the way in which 'E.T.' speaks to the alienation that many children feel can help them to understand what it means to hunger and thirst for righteousness, says Tim Byron SJ.
25th January 2013
Director: Steven Spielberg
Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn, Tommy Lee Jones
UK Release date: 25 January 2013
20th January 2012
Every scene has picture book clarity, without becoming chilling or vicious. It's here, rather than in the plot, that the idea of war's horror is most immediately expressed.
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