The real deal: author Rainbow Rowell

There was no fanfare when Eleanor & Park, the second novel by the American author Rainbow Rowell, was published, two years ago. It wasn’t hyped as(...)

Disney’s smash-hit animation ‘Frozen’ - Disney’s relationship with HP extends back 70 years, when Bill Hewlett’s audio oscillator was used in the making of ‘Fantasia’

The annual Cannes film festival is a star-studded event, and one that the movie industry watches closely to see which will be the major films for the (...)

‘It’s only one day” the voice of reason bleats as all around people splurge, hoard and party in preparation for the most emotionally charged 24 hou(...)

Netflix shares jumped 10 per cent in after-hours trading after reporting  third-quarter results yesterday. The streaming service provider added 1.3 million customers with a net income increase of 315 per cent. Photogaph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Original programming such as “Orange Is the New Black” and “House of Cards” has helped Netflix report third-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimat(...)

Among the many disappointing things about the The Fifth Estate, the woeful Wikileaks film that opens in cinemas tomorrow, is the fact that Peter Ca(...)

Ancient cannibalistic religions have less eccentric calendars than does the movie universe. The long run-in and dreary aftermath to Christmas d(...)

European Central Bank president Mario Draghi  said indications are that the euro area economy is stabilising and the central bank’s rates will remain low for an extended period. Photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

Markets continued to perform well yesterday following comments from European Central Bank president Mario Draghi that interest rates are likely to rem(...)

DreamWorks’  snail character Turbo will arrive on the Netflix platform next month.

It has done political intrigue (House of Cards), Noughties comedy revivals (Arrested Development) and Gothic horror (Hemlock Grove), and it’s doing wo(...)

Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman in Identity Thief. (Photo by Bob Mahoney/ Universal Pictures)
Rotten Potatoes

Let the bunny season commence. Spring break is family time at the multiplex. In addition to the slate of all-ages titles opening day-and-date ((...)

John Hinshaw, HP’s executive vice president of technology and operations

It has been a week of high drama for computer giant HP, book-ended by board resignations – including the departure of chairman Ray Lane – late last(...)