There’s the hero and then there’s the less heralded but equally awesome friend. TIME takes a look at some of cinema’s best wingmen.
Why won’t these film franchises just go away already?
TIME takes a look at some of the absolutely terrible films that have been cynically pitched at female audiences.
If you film there, they will come. TIME looks at the some of the most famous real-life locations in cinema history.
The prestigious Cannes Film Festival was founded in 1946. TIME’s Richard Corliss reflects on its most noteworthy premieres.
Hollywood requires every comic book movie franchise to pump out multiple sequels. Many of them…are just not very good.
For half a century, time travel has been one of the cinema’s most reliable plot devices. TIME picks the best of the bunch.
TIME’s Belinda Luscombe rates the best and worst of the gowns at the 2010 Academy Awards
The list of movie greats who never won an Academy Award is long and sad, but there are significant artists and pictures eliminated from contention before Oscar races even begin. Here are 10 classics the Academy ignored
TIME’s Richard Corliss names the best films of the decade, from an epic fantasy trilogy to a controversial documentary.
James Cameron’s Avatar, which hits theaters across the U.S. Dec. 18, is the notoriously difficult director’s first film in more than 10 years. In honor of its release, TIME takes a look back at Cameron’s oeuvre to pick out the …
Disney’s The Princess and the Frog was the first to feature a black heroine, but the film still raised some eyebrows. The studio is no stranger to controversy—here are 10 scandals from its past.
Cameron Crowe has an ability to combine images and pop music like few other directors. TIME assesses the finest work from his back catalog.