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Geoffrey Macnab

Geoffrey Macnab has been chief film critic for The Independent since 2013. He is also a senior correspondent at Screen International. His books include ‘Stairways to Heaven: Rebuilding the British Film Industry’ (2018), ‘Ingmar Bergman: The Life and Films of the Last Great European Director’, ‘Delivering Dreams: A Century of British Film Distribution’, ‘The Making of Taxi Driver’, ‘Searching for Stars: Stardom and Screen Acting in British Cinema’, ‘Screen Epiphanies’ and ‘J Arthur Rank and the British Film Industry’.

Toy Story 4 comes straight from the heart – review

Adults and kids alike will find the film’s mix of comedy and pathos hard to resist

Rocketman review: Taron Egerton excels as the introverted extrovert

Dexter Fletcher's authorised Elton John biopic uses lavish musical sequences to whisk his way through episodes in the now superstar's life 

John Wick 3 review: Like a dark live-action version of Tom and Jerry

‘John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum’, which stars Keanu Reeves as the hitman, is undeniably stylish – but at times the action is so relentless it risks monotony