Lars Eidinger

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New this week: Tessa Thompson and Chris Hemsworth in Men in Black: International

ALADDIN ★★☆☆☆ Directed by Guy Ritchie. Starring Mena Massoud, Will Smith, Naomi Scott, Marwan Kenzari, Navid Negahban, Nasim Pedrad The ongoing campai(...)

Lars Eidinger as the last Russian tsar, Nicholas II, during the filming of Russian director Alexei Uchitel’s film Matilda

There’s nothing that gets folks quite so hot under their starched collars as a good old historical costume drama. The mere sight of a bosom that’s too(...)

Food as philosophy: Jeong Kwan and David Gelb in the first episode of Chef’s Table

Television has a terrible habit of handling our food. Cookery shows have long folded homeliness into coquettishness, chefs would rather be masters, ev(...)

Sam Riley as detective superintendent Douglas Archer in SS-GB.  Photograph: Laurie Sparham

Let’s start with the unavoidable comparison. In The Man in the High Castle, the Amazon drama that imagines post-war America under Axis rule, the resis(...)

Kristen Stewart works hard to make sense of this Rentaghost thriller

Nothing does more to recommend a film than the knowledge that it received boos at Cannes. The bovine mass made itself heard at the end of Olivier Assa(...)

Review: Hamlet

Hamlet Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin *****Has Hamlet finally lost it completely? Standing sullen in an expanse of graveyard, as his father is laid(...)

Method in the madness: Lars Eidinger as Hamlet. Photograph: Arno Declair

Hamlet isn’t himself these days. He prowls around Elsinore – just an expanse of graveyard, littered with beer cans – like a sullen, schlubby figure, t(...)