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  • Gene Hackman at 85: his 10 best films

    As he turns 85, we remember 10 of the finest films starring Gene Hackman, one of the great actors to emerge from the New Hollywood of the 1960s and 70s.

    Mike Sutton
    Friday 30 January 2015

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  • The 10 best John Ford films

    In his 50-year career, John Ford made some 140 feature films, including Oscar winners and some of the greatest westerns ever made. Here’s a rundown of his finest achievements.

    David Parkinson
    Friday 30 January 2015

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  • 10 great films about children in wartime

    Not just one of the great school films, Louis Malle’s Au revoir les enfants also belongs to a grand tradition of powerful dramatisations of the experiences of children during wartime.

    Pasquale Iannone
    Thursday 29 January 2015

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  • 10 great LGBT TV and online series

    As Cucumber, Banana and Tofu, the latest projects from Russell T. Davies, rake in the acclaim, we remember some of the best LGBT series of yesteryear.

     

    Alex Davidson
    Friday 23 January 2015

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  • 10 great comedies of the 21st century

    As the LOCO London Comedy Film Festival rolls in to blow away the January blues once again, we decided it was time to take stock of some of the 21st century’s finest, funniest achievements in film comedy.

    Leigh Singer
    Thursday 22 January 2015

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  • The 10 best Cary Grant films

    From thrillers to romantic comedies, British-born Cary Grant starred in some of the very finest films to have come out of Hollywood. Here are the 10 best places to seek him out.

    Samuel Wigley
    Sunday 18 January 2015

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  • 10 great films about women in wartime

    Like the new adaptation of Vera Brittain’s First World War memoir Testament of Youth, these 10 film classics explore the contributions and experiences of women during wartime.

    Jemma Desai
    Thursday 15 January 2015

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  • Colour in Film: the 10 best film colour systems

    Do you know your Technicolor from your Kodachrome? The science of colour in film has brought us many innovative systems over the past 120 years – here’s an expert’s guide to 10 of the best.

    Uli Ruedel
    Wednesday 14 January 2015

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  • WTF?! 10 of the best from BFI Player’s Box of Odd

    Delve into the Box of Odd on BFI Player and discover the cult films of tomorrow…

    Simon McCallum
    Friday 9 January 2015

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  • Elvis on film: 10 great moments

    To mark Elvis Presley’s 80th anniversary, we select 10 of the very best moments from his movies.

    Andrew Rollason
    Thursday 8 January 2015

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