Film of the Week: On the Beach at Night Alone

Upside down you’re turning me: Hong Sangsoo explores feelings of love, lust, and broken hearts in a film that nods to his own personal affairs
Read Jonathan Romney’s column

Deep Focus: Darkest Hour

Crisis management: Gary Oldman shines in Joe Wright’s portrait of Winston Churchill assuming power at a crucial moment in WWII
Read Michael Sragow’s column

Readings: After Uniqueness + Smutty Little Movies

Home entertainment: two new books rewind the impact of video on film culture and pornography
Read Tyler Maxin’s review

The Film Comment Podcast: David Bordwell’s Reinventing Hollywood

Framing device: tracing the genesis of storytelling techniques that took Hollywood into modernism (and beyond)
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