Don’t read it, watch it: Thérèse Raquin (MML)

SOPHIE WILLIAMS finds out whether the 1953 film version of your French set-text will help you pass your exams.

Anchorman 2

CHARLIE PALMER reviews Anchorman 2. It’s pretty good.

Tab Guide: Taking Photos with Film

Natalia Molina-Harno teaches you how to use film cameras. Properly.

Blue Is The Warmest Colour

Culture Editor RIVKAH BROWN thinks this film shines not for its portrayal of homosexuality, but frustrated, desperate, human sexuality.

Impossible! A shoot with Lily Cole

As part of the launch of Lily Cole’s app Impossible, we met up for a Saturday morning stroll and took a few photos. Scroll to the bottom for the full screen slide show

What’s On: Week 7

Looking for something to do? We’ve cobbled together a creative combination of curiosities coming up to the final weeks

5 of the Best Films about Space

With the release of Cuarón’s Gravity finally upon us, RIVKAH BROWN selects some intergalactic highlights of the big screen.

5 Movies of Summer

JOHANNES RUCKSTUHL previews your cinematic post-exam entertainment.

What’s On: Week 5

The Tab Culture team scour the town for events to break the exam term monotony.

A Hijacking

JOHANNES RUCKSTUHL finds Tobias Lindholm’s film of piracy off the Somali coast a gripping and terrifying ordeal.

The Great Gatsby

For all its visual flamboyance, Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation is far too reverential to its source material, writes ALEX KEMP.

Film Music to Write Essays By – Part 2

JOHANNES RUCKSTUHL picks out the perfect soundtrack to accompany your supervision work woes.

Film Music to Write Essays By – Part 1

JOHANNES RUCKSTUHL picks out the perfect soundtrack to accompany your exam-work woes.

Star Trek Into Darkness

STEPHEN BERMINGHAM finds the reboot sequel entertaining but ultimately too far outside the Trek universe.

White Elephant

Some editing required, but Pablo Trapero’s film of poverty in an Argentinian slum is nonetheless admirably ambitious, writes JACKSON CAINES.

What’s On: Week 2

Need a revision break? Visit the one-stop shop for details on everything going on in Culture this week.

Iron Man 3

A Stark improvement on Iron Man 2? ALEX KEMP reviews Marvel’s first post-Avengers outing and promises no more man of metal puns.


Despite some impressive visuals, Tom Cruise’s latest attempts to save the world could use some dramatic polish, writes BEN DALTON.


Stylistic strangeness and brilliant acting – but don’t expect coherence, writes DANIEL ABATAN.

Django Unchained

TOMMY SHANE gets a celebratin’ this god forsaken’ slavery western.