‘Uncut Gems’ (2020) and the Power of Flat Arcs

Uncut Gems is a beautiful mess, twisting and turning as warring factions scheme over a gemstone, but this isn’t what Uncut Gems is about. It’s about the gambling addiction of its protagonist Howard Ratner.

Read More

Flip Screen’s Guide to March 2020

Flip Screen’s George Forster and James Palmer have once again done battle against boredom and compiled all the big stuff coming up this month.

Read More

Flip Screen’s Guide to: February 2020

James Palmer and George Forster have written a nice little list of what to look out for.

Read More

REVIEW: ‘1917 (2019)’ is a Technical Marvel and Not Much Else

1917 is a perfectly good war film – it’s tense, dramatic and touching, but when I go searching for that something present in my favourite films of the year it comes up short

Read More

Flip Screen’s Guide To: January 2020

James Palmer and George Forster present Flip Screen’s essential guide to January 2020.

Read More

REVIEW: ‘Le Mans ’66’ is a Glorious Celebration of What America Wishes It Still (or Ever) Was

A self-assured pat on the back of the good old days, Le Mans ’66 basks in a rather cliché serving of 60s Americana, and is, frankly, all the better for it.

Read More