Jamie Foxx

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Taron Egerton as Robin Hood. The outlaw from the English midlands talks pure Estuary. Photograph: Larry Horricks/Lionsgate

Give the children what they want. More Pinky and Perky! More Dan Dare! More Robin Hood! Okay, that’s a little unfair. The Robin legend goes back a f(...)

Taron Egerton as the altruistic thief

You could argue that a lot is riding on the latest version of Robin Hood. That’s the sort of thing they say in Hollywood: “A lot is riding on this.” (...)

Tom Cruise as Ethan Hunt and Henry Cavill as August Walker in Mission Impossible – Fallout. Photograph: Paramount Pictures

The lovely Anglo-American star Stewart Grainger once laconically remarked that, rather than aging into character roles, he had aged into elderly roman(...)

The soaring value of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies comes despite growing warnings over a price bubble

The price of bitcoin, the world’s best-known cryptocurrency, has smashed through $5,000 (€4,217) to a new all-time high. Bitcoin is now trading at $5(...)

Jamie Foxx and Ansel Elgort in Baby Driver

In the bravura opening sequence to Edgar Wright’s best film in over a decade, the titular Baby Driver (Ansel Elgort) transports a party of bank robber(...)

Ansel Elgort in ‘Baby Driver’

“We’ve met before. For World’s End. No. Before then. Scott Pilgrim. In Dublin. I remember the room.” We always knew that Edgar Wright was a clever clo(...)

Michelle Monaghan and Jamie Foxx

If they gave out Oscars for cheesiest tagline, then Sleepless could bank that baby like Viola Davis. “Never trust a cop by his cover” we are told. Bec(...)

Octavia Spencer in Hidden Figures

Space-race drama Hidden Figures – about a group of black female mathematicians who were instrumental in getting the Apollo missions off the ground – (...)

To unpick what really happened, we need to consider the deeply peculiar phenomenon that is the @GerryAdamsSF Twitter account. Photograph: The Irish Times

“The Irish are the n****rs of Europe. ” So Jimmy Rabbitte famously told the band in Roddy Doyle’s 1987 novel The Commitments. But that line didn’t mak(...)

Comedian Chris Rock opened the 88th Academy Awards with a monologue that poked fun at the diversity controversy which has marred this year’s ceremony.  Photograph: Mark Suban/EPA

Comedian Chris Rock opened the 88th Academy Awards with a monologue that poked fun at the diversity controversy which has marred this year’s ceremony(...)

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