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New on DVD / Download: Lady Bird and I, Tonya

Damon Smith
LADY BIRD (Cert 15, 94 mins, Universal Pictures (UK) Ltd, Comedy/Drama/Romance, available from June 18 on Amazon Video/BT TV Store/iTunes/Sky Store/TalkTalk TV Store and other download and streaming services, available from July 2 on DVD £19.

New doc McQueen remembers a tortured genius of British fashion

Damon Smith
BORN and raised in the London borough of Stratford, Lee Alexander McQueen was a tortured genius of working class origins, who challenged the fashion establishment with his catwalk shows influenced by death, depravity and violence.

Cult Movies: Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 still an inferior sequel

Ralph McLean
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 DIRECTOR Tobe Hooper may have re-written the low budget, high gore horror rule book with The Texas Chain Saw Massacre in 1974 but it still took him more than 10 years to get a follow up into American cinemas.

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom offers derivative dinosaur thrills

Damon Smith
IF YOU follow the lead of Jurassic Park's hubristic scientists and splice the creative DNA of Steven Spielberg's 1993 behemoth with the rumbustious 2015 reboot Jurassic World, the resultant hybrid would roar, rampage and ultimately stumble like this muscular fifth instalment.

Film review - Solo: A Star Wars Story

IF RYAN Johnson's tour of duty with Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi propelled George Lucas's saga into a galaxy far, far away from the old-fashioned charm of the original trilogy, Solo: A Star Wars Story slingshots at lightspeed in the opposite direction.

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