Big Little Lies: Reese Witherspoon with Nicole Kidman, Laura Dern and Shailene Woodley. Photograph: HBO

Reese Witherspoon used a recent public appearance promoting season two of the HBO drama Big Little Lies to vent her frustration with her costars: when(...)

She’s a hippie; he’s a posh English bloke. A few minutes of their lovey-dovey speak  and you’ll be yearning for return to the drifting boat and the looming skies

When we were looking in the other direction, a new genre seems to have grown up: the extreme survival movie. This damp windy yachting epic most conspi(...)

A sign for Europe’s biggest tech conference, the Web Summit, at Comercio Square in Lisbon, Portugal. Will the chosen location prove better than Dublin? Photograph: Rafael Marchante

The new venue There’s no getting away from it: Dublin was getting too small to host the Web Summit. Or at least the venues were. The RDS was getting(...)

Hazel Grace Lancaster (Shailene Woodley) is a 17-year-old terminal cancer patient. She survives as a freak statistic in an experimental drug trial. Bu(...)

No diverging from the text: Kate Winslet and Theo James in Divergent
Divergent

The last time we checked, faithfulness was still seen as a virtue in life. The concept has, so far as we are aware, not yet been excised from h(...)