The Angels' Share

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Sex, violence, f-bombs and randy sausages: a day inside the BBFC
They decide what we see. But how do they draw the line? Our writer encounters a cartoon food orgy, a potty-mouthed king and a horror film too vile to show, at the British Board of Film Classification

Simon Hattenstone

16, Jul, 2019 @1:54 PM

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Ken Loach: ‘If you’re not angry, what kind of person are you?’
He’s been a thorn in the establishment’s side since Cathy Come Home and Kes. At 80, he’s made his angriest film yet

Simon Hattenstone

15, Oct, 2016 @9:30 AM

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Catch Me Daddy: Robbie Ryan on capturing Yorkshire's beauty and brutality
One of the finest cinematographers working in British film talks to us about his latest project, the gripping Yorkshire-Asian noir Catch Me Daddy

Tom Horan

27, Feb, 2015 @1:00 PM

The Guardian Film Show: Prometheus, The Turin Horse and Top Cat - video

This week in our film review show, Xan Brooks and Peter Bradshaw probe the outer reaches of Ridley Scott's Prometheus, take a dram of Ken Loach's The Angels' Share, sink into the stillness of Béla Tarr's The Turin Horse and bring their street smarts to bear on a shoddy adaptation of Top Cat

Xan Brooks, Peter Bradshaw, Elliot Smith, Phil Maynard, Paul MacInnes and Henry Barnes

01, Jun, 2012 @8:00 AM

Cannes 2012: Killing Them Softly and The Angels' Share - video review

In today's Guardian Film Show, Xan Brooks, Peter Bradshaw and Catherine Shoard give their verdicts on slick hitman thriller Killing Them Softly and Ken Loach's comedy The Angels' Share, both in competition at Cannes. And from the Un Certain Regard section of the festival we take a look at Pete Doherty's screen debut in Confessions of a Child of the Century

Xan Brooks, Peter Bradshaw, Catherine Shoard Elliot Smith and Henry Barnes

23, May, 2012 @8:13 AM

Cannes 2012: day seven - in pictures

Ken Loach enjoys his Angels' Share of the limelight, Brad Pitt charms the fans, the cast of Le Grand Soir rip up the photocall set, and Sean 'Diddy' Combs joins the party at the 65th Cannes film festival

22, May, 2012 @2:17 PM

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Gary Maitland: not a load of rubbish

Ken Loach's new film The Angels' Share is one of the big contenders at Cannes. Will its star – Glaswegian binman Gary Maitland – finally give up the day job? by Catherine Shoard

Catherine Shoard

14, May, 2012 @6:15 PM

The Angels' Share: watch the world exclusive trailer of Ken Loach's new film - video

Watch the world exclusive trailer for Ken Loach's The Angels' Share, which sees an ex-offender take a trip to a whisky distillery and find that the drinks business might offer an unlikely chance at redemption

03, Apr, 2012 @11:06 AM

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