Testament of Youth review: Cinematic flair in love and war
- January 9, 2015, 09:00
Television director James Kent makes a hugely successful feature debut with this gorgeous – perhaps a little too gorgeous – adaptation of Vera Brit(...)
An affair to misremember – but where is the truth in a world of unreliable narrators?
- October 20, 2014, 01:01
We live in a world awash in unreliable narrators. Officials at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital were unreliable narrators on Ebola. The internet(...)
Pride review: Social history doesn’t get more fun than this
- September 12, 2014, 00:00
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(...)
Tom Hiddleston: "Becoming an actor was a very unconventional thing in my peer group"
- November 1, 2013, 00:00
Tom Hiddleston is following in a great tradition. For decades, Hollywood has enjoyed casting posh Englishmen as master villains. Maybe it has somet(...)
TV review: Reliving the time when Burton and Taylor put their private lives onstage
- TV, Radio, Web
- July 27, 2013, 13:00
If you didn’t see Burton and Taylor (BBC Four, Monday), look at the photo of Dominic West and Helena Bonham Carter, above, as the famous Hollywood cou(...)