Joaquin Phoenix

Joaquin Phoenix’s Oscars speech was beyond a joke

10 February 2020 11:48 pm

The 2020 Oscars will go down in history for two things: Bong Joon-ho’s brilliant film Parasite becoming the first foreign-language…

Spellbinding: Joaquin Phoenix as Arthur Fleck in Joker

If you ever want to sleep again, step away from Joker

5 October 2019 9:00 am

Judy is in cinemas this week and so is Joker and if you have to choose between the two, then…

Whipsmart: a new cliché that’s beginning to smart

24 October 2015 9:00 am

A friend of my husband’s asked me to explain why the usually impeccable critic Francine Stock had recently used the…