Steven Knight

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Violence, more violence . . . Paul Anderson as Arthur Shelby. Photograph: Matt Squire/BBC/Caryn Mandabach Productions

Oh Peaky Blinders, just when I think I might be out you pull me back in. This was a perfectly paced, pulsating episode, not only one of my favourites (...)

Cillian Murphy. Photograph: Tom Jamieson/New York Times

In the summer of 1996 Cillian Murphy was at a crossroads. He had failed his law exams at University College Cork. He had turned down a three-album rec(...)

Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple: the company is unveiling streaming video and news subscriptions, key parts of Apple’s push to transform itself into a leading digital services provider. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Science fiction fans will have much cause to be pleased by Apple’s late lurch into television. Investors believing they can ride an upswing from a roc(...)

Tom Hardy as James Delaney in Taboo, a Regency era heavy who prefers slim-fit frock coats

With a hard, heavy footstep, a menacing sway, and eyes shadowed by the brim of his incongruously dainty tapered top hat, Tom Hardy’s new character Jam(...)

Lively crew: Dublin divorce lawyers, including  Amy Huberman (right), in Striking Out

Search Party When four twentysomething friends in Brooklyn learn about the disappearance of a girl they only vaguely recall from college, they do wha(...)

Patricia Burns’s Dark #1 (2014)

View Kerlin Gallery, Dublin **** Eye of Shark Lismore Castle Arts, Co Waterford **** The View referred to in the title of (...)

Closed Circuit

British film and television has – in the decades after The Parallax View and All the President’s Men – proved every bit as keen on conspiracy theories(...)

Ancient cannibalistic religions have less eccentric calendars than does the movie universe. The long run-in and dreary aftermath to Christmas d(...)