Brooding, disconnected, an ever-present sense of dread and paranoia ... it’s not too hard to imagine why Luca Guadagnino, the Italian director behind the new remake of 1977 horror classic Suspiria, was so set on having Thom Yorke write the music for him, writes
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Consider yourself a bit of a movie buff?has been poring through the latest book from the film critic that John Banville called “the greatest living writer on the movies”. In it, David Thomson shows the regular punter how to really watch a movie
THE perpetually hungry panda Po (voiced by Jack Black) returns in Kung Fu Panda 2 (PG), now a martial arts master and celebrated defender of the downtrodden and oppressed, along with the other members of the Furious Five, which includes Tigress (Angelina Jolie), Monkey (Jackie Chan) and Mantis (Seth Rogen).
It’s the centenary of John Wayne’s birth, and among the many titles launched to mark the occasion is Rio Bravo Special Edition (Warner, 24.99) a classic Howard Hawks western, with Wayne playing Sheriff Chance, who is determined to hold a prisoner against a gang of desperadoes.