FILMS OUT THIS WEEK

Dalton Trumbo, the man who stood up to McCarthy, is celebrated in cinemas this week - we spoke to diector Jay Roach - while another legend in remembered in Janis: Little Girl Blue - D.A. Pennebaker shared his memories. Icelandic farmers reconcile an old feud in Rams - we chatted to director Grímur Hákonarson - and there's a remake of Point Break, plus Zac Efron and Robert De Niro take a road trip in Dirty Grandpa. Journalists take on institutional child abuse in Spotlight - see what screenwriter Josh Singer told us about it. A composer and film director come under pressure in Youth and a psychiatrist finds out his patients are ghosts in Backtack. All this, plus we still have reviews coming in from Sundance.

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We take a bite out of Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Link Link

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Felix van Groeningen talks Felix van Groeningen on music, hedonism and real-life inspiration in Belgica Link #sundance

A French court has banned Lars Von Trier's Antichrist pending a new age rating Link

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NEW DVD HIGHLIGHTS

Packshot of My Nazi Legacy on DVD My Nazi Legacy DVD Review
A lawyer becomes fascinated with two men: both sons of famous Nazi Generals, and both with polar opposite views of their fathers’ hand in the war.
Packshot of Among Ravens on DVD Among Ravens DVD Review
The introduction of a stranger to an annual gathering of friends and family throws strained relationships into sharp relief.

FESTIVALS

Hail Ceasar will open Glasgow Film Festival on February 17 and we're bringing you early coverage. Plus we are still adding reviews from Sundance Film Festival and looking forward to the Human Rights Watch Film Festival in March.

News

Sweet smell of success Derek Lam and Henry Joost talk about ten films inspired by fragrances.

No holds barred Felix van Groeningen on music, hedonism and real-life inspiration in Belgica.

Mission impossible Atom Egoyan on the mysteries of Remember.

Immortal images Jane Birkin on Jacques Rivette, Agnès Varda and a special cat.

Antichrist banned in France Court overrules Classification Commission.

The Assassin dominates Asian Film Award nominations Port Of Call makes a splash for newcomer Jessie Li.

More news and features

We're bringing you all the latest from Sundance and Horror-on-Sea.



We're looking forward to the Glasgow Film Festival and the Glasgow Youth Film Festival.



We still have reviews coming in from the French Film Festival UK and DOC NYC.



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