For a film that was destined to do so much wrong, this does a surprising amount right. And in an era of relentlessly 'clever' films and knowing reboots, Face the Music has a refreshingly light touch.
John Wyndham's book The Midwich Cuckoos is set to be adapted for the screen for the third time. The tale of otherworldly children resonates with audiences today as much as it did in 1957.
The idea of isolation has inspired many great films over the years. Here are a few of the best.
Viewing Nigerian movies is seen as a trip down memory lane, a virtual journey back home and group therapy for Africans in the diaspora.
Invisibility has been used to indulge fantasies of good and evil, level social critiques or warn of the dangers of power in the wrong hands.
Films of the battle for Iwo Jima, being digitized 75 years after they were made, offer connections and lessons for Americans of today.
Does the new film misrepresent Harriet Tubman’s legacy as claimed by many Twitter users?
Pledges on gender parity are not worth the paper they are written on if selection processes remain secret.
How do you solve a problem like Godzilla? It's not too tricky to work out if you are a mathematician...
When it was released 15 years ago, Mel Gibson's 'Passion of the Christ,' was a box-office success. The theme of Jesus has been a successful one that many filmmakers around the globe have cashed in on.
Audio description began as an accessibility aid but has developed into an art form.
Virginia Woolf's satire of readers who use easily accessible art to acquire class and culture might just reveal why certain films win awards like Oscars.
The famous British nanny is already a hit in China – an official release of the sequel would be perfect.
As fictional inventors make terrible choices on the big screen, real-world tech innovators can learn from their example how not to make the same kinds of ethical mistakes.
There are various techniques that can soften the fear factor of a scary film: from talking about it to providing facts that contextualise the plotline.
Netflix and the like are already big business, but here's why British film should focus more on Chinese subscription services
The gap between the idea for a film and it reaching its final audience has never been so small.
To some, superhero films are the equivalent of fracking. But they offer audiences transcendence, mystery, a moral compass, and even the hope of salvation.
For a man who was "not really a Jew", Kubrick's feature films are woven with Jewish references.
Throughout its history, the Academy Awards has picked some questionable winning films. But there are signs the Oscars are more often recognizing quality filmmaking.