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The Oscar-winning director was in Rome for a screening of his new film, Silence, at a pontifical university

Silence, starring Liam Neeson, is based on Shusaku Endo’s novel about Portuguese missionaries travelling to 17th-century Japan

The actor is teaming up with director David O Russell on a screenplay about Fr Stuart Long’s life

Bone Tomahawk, starring Kurt Russell, is a genre-bending Western that doesn’t deserve to be overlooked

The Pope has reportedly agreed to appear as himself in family movie, Beyond the Sun

From remorseless executioners in Indonesia to hippy detectives in LA, 2015 was a thrilling year for film-lovers

In Andrew Haigh’s 45 Years, the past comes back to haunt a seemingly happily married couple

An even-handed study of Alfred Hitchcock’s cinema highlights the great director’s Catholic worldview

Force Majeure is both a tense family drama and a brilliant black comedy

Cinemas in major cities in England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland gives people chance to watch the historic event in 2D or 3D