Culture Shock

Dedicated to bringing you the best in cult and genre films.

Edward Scissorhands
Dr Brian Ray, an assistant professor at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, on folklore and fairy tales in Tim Burton's much-loved nineties classic.
5 Great Films And Events To See In September

Toby King cherrypicks five films and events to look forward to this month.

7 Sep 17 | By Toby King
Culture Shock Presents T2: Judgment Day 3D

James Cameron's fabled 3D conversion of T2: Judgment Day is finally coming to cinemas. Book your tickets for this Culture Shock special.

19 Jul 17 | By Chloe Fellerman
Culture Shock Presents Shin Godzilla

Make way for the ultimate homage to one of the most enduring legends of the big screen, Godzilla!

13 Jul 17 | By Chloe Fellerman
Most Memorable Diner Scenes

Pots of coffee, pancakes and great movie moments. John-Paul Pierrot takes a look at a few of the best diner scenes ahead of the re-release of Michael Mann's Heat.

26 Jun 17 | By John-Paul Pierrot
Keepin' It Reel At Picturehouse Central

Toby King previews a new programming strand dedicated to cult films on celluloid at Picturehouse Central.

21 Jun 17 | By Toby King
Geoff Andrew On Michael Mann’s Heat

Geoff Andrew, Programmer-at-Large for BFI Southbank and a regular contributor to Sight & Sound, takes us back to 1995 and his first experience watching Michael Mann's crime opus.

19 Jun 17 | By Geoff Andrew
Elena Lazic On Michael Mann's Heat

Michael Mann’s crime masterpiece returns to cinemas on Monday 26 June as part of Culture Shock. Film critic Elena Lazic ...

16 Jun 17 | By Elena Lazic
Apocalypse! at The Cameo

Alastair Bruce, Member of The Royal Observatory Edinburgh, previews Apocalypse! - a new mini-season coming to The Cameo in May.

26 Apr 17 | By Alastair Bruce
Edgar Wright Presents...

Culture Shock presents a special season at Picturehouse Central, curated by celebrated British filmmaker Edgar Wright, director of Shaun Of The Dead and ...

19 Aug 16 | By John-Paul Pierrot
Studio Ghibli Forever

Picturehouse Cinemas and STUDIOCANAL present a sweeping season of Studio Ghibli from its humble beginnings in 1984 with Nausicaä Of The ...

3 Apr 16 | By John-Paul Pierrot
Ted Kotcheff On Wake In Fright

Neil Hepburn speaks to director Ted Kotcheff ahead of tomorrow’s Discover Tuesdays presentation of his cult classic Wake In Fright

24 Mar 14 | By Neil Hepburn
God’s Own Country – In Cinemas Now

Captivating and broodingly beautiful, God’s Own Country is the award-winning debut feature from writer-director Francis Lee.

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