The Goldfinch. Nicole Kidman and Ansel Elgort in John Crowley’s film of the Donna Tartt novel

We mean no disrespect to John Crowley or Donna Tartt when we note that the former’s take on the latter’s bullet-stopping novel will, until at least it(...)

Jean-Michel Basquiat: he “was like his own university. He was always gathering material and information and storing it.” Photograph: Alexis Adler/Magnolia Pictures

Sara Driver’s new picture, Boom for Real, about the late teenage years of the New York artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, is a huge cause for celebration. L(...)

Michael Dell speaking at the Web Summit in Dublin in 2015. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

CIARA O’BRIEN Technology is now top of the agenda for business, as companies eye digital transformation and how it can impact their future. So said(...)

Season premiere. The puppet show is over, and we are coming for you and the rest of your kind. Welcome back to Westworld

Whatever you think about of Westworld (Sky Atlantic, Monday, 9pm), the labyrinthine sci-fi about a robotic western theme park run amok, it doesn’t qui(...)

FIFA officials are escorted out behind sheets following their arrests by Swiss authorities at the Baur au Lac hotel in Zurich on Wednesday. The US has filed federal charges alleging corruption over two decades. Photograph: Pascal Mora/The New York Times

In a devastating blow to world football’s governing body, US justice officials have charged 14 people linked to Fifa and international football organi(...)

Jennifer Lawrence in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I

Whether we wanted it or not (I’m saying “not”), we have, over the last five years, seen the development of a new genre of film. Harry Potter and th(...)

Film review - The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Suspicions that the follow-up to the The Hunger Games was a roaring dud were stoked when news emerged that the film’s distributors were refusing to pr(...)