Where to next? Nick and Kylie go for a drive in 20,000 Days on Earth

Let us get a few provisos out of the way. Nobody who is not already some sort of enthusiast for Nick Cave – singer of Old Testament tales and chron(...)

Expect many reviewers to ask whether the latest animation from Laika – the studio behind Coraline and ParaNorman – is too scary for frail young childr(...)

You will get some grasp of the bravery involved in bringing this Iranian film to cinemas when you hear that, accommodating those at danger from the st(...)

Well, it seems unlikely we will see any more overpowering images in the cinema this year. Within its first 10 minutes, Edward Burtynsky’s combination (...)

The story goes that, after seeing Peter Lorre excel in Hans Wedekind’s Spring Awakening, director Fritz Lang made a pact with the young German actor. (...)

TDs and Senators are dunked by Trinity staff and students in Front Square in aid of motor neurone disease research. Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

Since my colleague Donald Clarke poured cold water over the ice bucket challenge (and, inexplicably, Christmas jumpers) on these pages last week, mor(...)

Let’s talk about found footage. Must we? Well, the blasted stuff won’t go away. So I suppose we have no option. There are many reasons to hate this th(...)

Animated: Robin Wright in The Congress

Ari Folman, director of Waltz with Bashir, follows up that hugely original – and still depressingly relevant – critique of Israeli martial policy with(...)

James O’Halloran of Adam’s Auctioneers valuing the objects that were purchased as part of our Five Go on a Treasure Hunt series. Photograph: Alan Betson 4:03

You have finally got around to clearing the attic. While leafing through yellowing copies of An Claidheamh Soluis and The Illustrated London News s(...)

If you distilled this not intolerable film into a bottle, you could happily market it is as Essence of Spielberg. Actually, that’s not quite fair to t(...)