A film about the gay community’s support for strikers during the 1984 UK miners’ dispute sounds like a worthwhile project. The news that Matthew Warch(...)

Dear Netflix, I see you have a vacancy. I wanted to let you know I’m your perfect Senior Data Engineer/Architect of Global Payment Analytics. Only (...)

By the time main writer Nick Hodgson left in 2012, Kaiser Chiefs were already looking like yesterday’s Britpoppers. So the last thing anyone would (...)

Marti Pellow: ‘What a classy pop song [Love Is All Around] – it never ceases to amaze me.’ Photograph: Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images

In the summer of 1994, Marti Pellow’s toes ruled the airwaves. It was the year that Wet Wet Wet topped the charts for 15 straight weeks with their (...)

I, Frankenstein 2:31

Well, it’s nice to have got this out of the way early. If a worse film than I, Frankenstein crawls from the murk in 2014, then it should be stuffed an(...)

About Time
About Time

To say that the latest romantic comedy from Richard Curtis improves on his last effort is to say almost nothing. After The Boat That Rocked – among th(...)

Julian Lennon. Paul Dalglish. Cameron Douglas. It’s never easy following in your father’s footsteps when dad happens to be really, really good at his (...)

Paradise: Hope

Those who battled through the first two parts of Ulrich Seidl’s Paradise trilogy – one promising “Love”, the other “Faith” – will be relieved to hear (...)

Jack the Giant Slayer

You may think of fairytales as moralistic fables handed down and gradually sanitised through successive generations. But where you see collecti(...)