David Gritten

David Gritten

David Gritten has been a regular Saga Magazine contributor for more than 10 years, and also writes for the Daily Telegraph. He lived and worked in Los Angeles for 10 years, and edited Halliwell’s film guide for 2008-09. 



Latest Articles from David

12 Apostles, Australia
Travel Advice

Things to do in Eastern Australia

Our guide to the must see sights of Eastern Oz

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Entertainment

10 great World War 2 films

Ten of our film critic’s favourite World War II films, in alphabetical order.

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 Claudia Cardinale, Lionel Stander, Charles Bronson in Once Upon a Time in the West. Photo by Paramount/Rafran/REX/Shutterstock © Rex Features
Entertainment

10 greatest movie westerns

Film critic David Gritten selects 10 of his favourite westerns.

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Paul McCartney talking to David Gritten © Anne Knudsen, Los Angeles Herald Examiner
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Growing up with The Beatles

Do you remember what it felt like to listen to the Beatles for the first time?

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Pam Grier in Jackie Brown. Photo by Snap Stills/REX/Shutterstock © 1997 Rex Features. No use without permission.
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Top 5 Tarantino movies

David Gritten chooses five notable films from director Quentin Tarantino’s past.

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James Stewart in It's a Wonderful Life © Rko/Kobal/Shutterstock
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10 great Christmas films

David Gritten, Saga's film critic, selects his 10 favourite Christmas films.

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Actor and director, Woody Allen
Entertainment

Woody Allen's top ten movies

As Irrational Man runs we look back at some of Woody Allen's best work.

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Actor Liam Neeson
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10 action movie stars over 50

Action movies are no longer confined to younger men - find out more here.

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10 great Bond women

Let’s hear it for the Bond women. That's right: not Bond girls, Bond women.

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