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‘When I was a kid walking into a newsagents, there was a naked woman on half the magazines. That’s got to come out in the wash somehow,” says Rafe Spall. Photograph:  Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images Portrait

One might reasonably imagine that, as a veteran of all three instalments of Edgar Wright’s Cornetto trilogy and the star of the incoming creep-out The(...)

Jamie Foxx and Ansel Elgort in Baby Driver

In the bravura opening sequence to Edgar Wright’s best film in over a decade, the titular Baby Driver (Ansel Elgort) transports a party of bank robber(...)

Ansel Elgort in ‘Baby Driver’

“We’ve met before. For World’s End. No. Before then. Scott Pilgrim. In Dublin. I remember the room.” We always knew that Edgar Wright was a clever clo(...)

Picture dated  October 29th, 2013, shows US author and screenwriter of The Exorcist, William Peter Blatty, in the Georgetown neighbourhood of Washington DC, USA. File photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

Writer Stephen King has led tributes to the author of The Exorcist William Peter Blatty, who has died aged 89. The writer and filmmaker’s death was a(...)

Actor Robert Vaughn appears during a panel for  AMC TV show Hustle at the Television Critics Association 2007 winter press tour in Pasadena, California. File photograph: Phil McCarten/Reuters

US actor Robert Vaughn, star of The Man From U.N.C.L.E, has died of leukaemia at the age of 83, his manager has confirmed. Vaughn played suave spy Na(...)

Billion dollar baby: Patrick Dempsey, Renée Zellweger and Colin Firth in ‘Bridget Jones’s Baby’. The third instalment of Helen Fielding’s Bridget Jones series has taken $41.1 million at the UK box office.

Bridget Jones’s Baby, the third instalment in the big-screen adventures of Helen Fielding’s big-swigging klutz, has done so well at the UK box office (...)

He may be small, but all eyes are on Ant-Man. The final film in “Phase 2”, according to Marvel Studio-speak, arrives at a moment when The Avengers:(...)

What were your cultural highlights of 2014? In print, Richard Flanagan’s The Narrow Road to the Deep North was a beautiful, deeply affecting n(...)

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Cuban Fury

Bruce (Nick Frost) is a portly, perennial also-ran who works at an engineering firm, where he faces merciless daily ribbings from Drew, the res(...)

The World’s End

Let’s pretend the irony was intended. Shall we? The third film in what everybody seems to be calling the “Cornetto Trilogy” finds Simon Pegg playing a(...)

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