Paul Feig

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Film Hocus Pocus, starring Kathy Najimy, Bette Midler and Sarah Jessica Parker, originally opened at a poor number four in the US box office charts.

Hold on tight. Another useless film from somebody else’s adolescence has been declared a classic. We have, in this place, already written about the se(...)

The Irishman: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Ray Romano

There has been an almighty turnover on Netflix since we last compiled this list, with more than half of our favourite films that time around disappear(...)

Ghostbusters: Afterlife – the new film is due out in July 2020

The first trailer for the new Ghostbusters sequel sees the return of Slimer and the Ecto-1 car alongside a new cast of new stars. Ghostbusters: After(...)

Academic cheating using paid-for essays ‘poses threat to integrity of third level’: Academic cheating using online “essay mills” is posing a significa(...)

Bosco: a ginger-haired, property-owning gaelgoir with an uafasach temper

The easiest way to get a television programme commissioned these days is to spend billions on physics research that will enable you to travel to the p(...)

File image of Ava DuVernay. Photograph: Getty Images

Diversity swings and roundabouts. Earlier this month, the Academy Awards ceremony was careful to rally around the #TimesUp and #MeToo movements. By th(...)

Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer: the tech giant’s strategy has been to seek to boost advertising dollars by generating content. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Enda Kenny’s ribbon-cutting at Yahoo’s new offices in the Dublin docklands yesterday will add three floors and more than 7,200sq m to Yahoo’s operatio(...)

The Heat

The Bridesmaids dream team – director Paul Feig and star Melissa McCarthy – deliver this year’s sweariest comedy, with Oscar winner Sandra Bullock in (...)