Demetrios Matheou



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Demetrios Matheou

Films from the vault

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Saturday, February 6th, 2021

The Last Station (2009)

In honour of the ever-greater Christopher Plummer, who has just died

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

Blade Runner 2049

Denis Villeneuve's sequel to Ridley Scott's sci-fi classic plays like a mesmerising, slow-burn dream

Sunday, August 23rd, 2020

Blu-ray Equus

Richard Burton gives one of his finest performances as a shrink confronting his own demons

Monday, July 27th, 2020

Blu-ray Scorsese shorts

A rewarding return to five early short films by an American master

Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

Birdman, or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance

Michael Keaton heads a terrific ensemble in bravura satire of the actor's life

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Six of the Best… Brazilian films

As the Olympics kick off in Rio, a selection of Brazil's best films reveal the reality beneath the country's determinedly upbeat image

Monday, July 25th, 2016

Trainspotting (Danny Boyle, 1996)

As Trainspotting celebrates its 20th anniversary, Danny Boyle and his original cast are preparing a new dose of Renton, Begbie, Sick Boy and Spud

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Synecdoche, New York (2008)

Charlie Kaufman's surreal and sad account of a man's uniquely expressed obsession with mortality

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Citizen Kane (Orson Welles, 1941)

It's the centenary of Orson Welles' birth – what better time to recall his first masterpiece

Friday, February 13th, 2015

The Philadelphia Story

'My, she was yar'. Grant, Hepburn and Stewart add Golden Age star power to Cukor's effervescent romantic comedy, which pokes fun at all sides in the class war

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Caché (Michael Haneke, 2005)

Part moral maze, part house of mirrors, Caché (Hidden) is concerned not only with what you can’t see, but not knowing what it is you’re looking at

Friday, January 2nd, 2015

The Beat That My Heart Skipped (Jacques Audiard, 2005)

A hood with aspirations to be a concert pianist is the novel premise for this outstanding French thriller

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