M. Night Shyamalan

  • SuperBowl LV: Will Shyamalan’s ‘Old’ offer anything new?

    M. Night Shyamalan is something of a marmite film-maker. After the early mega-success of The Sixth Sense, many of his subsequent projects have been more divisive. Unbreakable, The Village, Lady in the Water, The Happening and Split have all received mixed reviews and the general reading-of-the-room was that Shyamalan’s...
  • More isn’t Moore – Shyamalan’s ‘Glass’ is shatteringly non-super…

    M. Night Shyamalan’s  1999 film The Sixth Sense was The Usual Suspects of the supernatural genre – rightly considered one of the most twisty, spooky, moody and ultimately satisfying thrillers of modern cinema and one that, two decades later, stands up to repeat viewing and ever-deeper scrutiny. It’s a big-screen...