Richard Linklater

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The 20 best films set on trains – ranked!
The Railway Children Return is shortly to arrive on UK platforms and Bullet Train speeding down the tracks behind it. Until then – as rail strikes bring stations to a standstill – here are 20 vicarious train trips

Ryan Gilbey

23, Jun, 2022 @12:52 PM

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The best films of 2022 so far
Tilda Swinton aces Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s dreamy fable, director Clio Barnard’s forbidden affair and Catherine Clinch in The Quiet Girl rank in the pick of this year’s films

Guardian film

09, Jun, 2022 @6:03 AM

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Apollo 10 ½: A Space Age Childhood review – Richard Linklater’s boomer nostalgia trip
The director animates his Texas childhood memories with style but too little substance

Wendy Ide

03, Apr, 2022 @11:30 AM

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Apollo 10½ review – Richard Linklater’s sensational coming-of-ager heads for the stars
Richard Linklater combines his affinities for rotoscoping and depicting the quiet magic of childhood in a wonderful paean to late-60s idealism

Peter Bradshaw

30, Mar, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Bernie: Jack Black soars in Richard Linklater’s brilliant true-crime comedy
Actor is breathtakingly good as a sweet man who befriends a wealthy widow, with deadly results – backed up by Shirley MacLaine and Matthew McConaughey

Luke Buckmaster

06, Feb, 2022 @4:30 PM

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School of Rock star Kevin Clark dies in collision aged 32
Jack Black leads tributes to Clark, who played drummer Freddy in the comedy film, saying he was ‘heartbroken’ at the loss

Andrew Pulver

27, May, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Ethan Hawke on regrets, race and surviving Hollywood: 'River Phoenix was a big lesson to me’
Hawke could have been a superstar to rival Leonardo DiCaprio or Matt Damon. But, as he turns 50, the actor is thinking more about the dangers he avoided than the opportunities he turned down

Hadley Freeman

16, Nov, 2020 @6:00 AM

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The top 10 long-awaited films –  ranked!
Following substantial delays, anticipation is sky-high for Tenet and the new Bond, No Time to Die. But from Eraserhead to The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, plenty of movies have made their audiences wait

Ryan Gilbey

20, Aug, 2020 @11:00 AM

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Streaming: where to find the best Richard Linklater and Xavier Dolan films online
Two distinctive directors have lost their way with their latest releases, but there’s a substantial back catalogue of their finer films…

Guy Lodge

18, Apr, 2020 @7:00 AM

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End of the Century director: 'First, gay men have sex – then they go for wine and cheese'
Lucio Castro’s first film is an explicit romance in which the lovers look the same across two decades. It’s not The Irishman, he says, and he prefers it that way

Ryan Gilbey

20, Feb, 2020 @3:52 PM

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Isn’t it rich? Why Stephen Sondheim, at nearly 90, is having a new heyday
Songs by the Broadway composer and lyricist are popping up in films and TV shows from Joker to Marriage Story

Nosheen Iqbal

14, Dec, 2019 @2:52 PM

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Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke: how we made the Before Sunrise trilogy
‘Remembering that much dialogue was torture’

Interviews by Phil Hoad

04, Nov, 2019 @2:58 PM

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