Rob Brydon:   “No one can say: ‘Oh, not another film about middle-aged men taking up synchronised swimming,’’’  Photograph: Jeff Vespa/ WireImage

Days before I meet Rob Brydon, the affable “None-More-Welsh” comedian and actor pops up on Graham Norton’s couch to compare sporting achievements with(...)

When author Eoin Colfer and his wife Jackie decided in the mid-noughties they fancied a move from Wexford town centre following the global success of (...)

 Lily James: if ‘momentum’ really is the thing you need then Lily James has exactly what’s needed. Photograph: Maarten de Boer/Getty Images Portrait

“I hate the word ‘momentum’. That’s the word you hear all the time,” Lily James says. She drops into a perfect American accent: “You gotta keep the mo(...)

The cast of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, it’s no Jesse James Meets Frankenstein’s Daughter.

Over the last few weeks, if you went among the film community, you’d find critics, distributors and exhibitors mouthing certain apparently unrelated w(...)

Kenneth Branagh as Poirot in Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

There’s not a lot you can do with Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express. Though blessed with one of the great denouements in golden-age crime(...)

Actor Kevin Spacey arriving for the season four premiere  of the Netflix show House of Cards in Washington, DC, in February last year. Production of  season six of the show has been suspended  in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against Spacey. File photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images

Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey is seeking unspecified treatment, according to his representatives, following allegations of sexual misconduct that h(...)

German troops entering Dunkirk in June 1940. In the film, the emphasis is on melodrama rather than authenticity. Photograph: Ullstein Bild/Getty Images

Christopher Nolan’s blockbuster Dunkirk is without doubt the most wonderfully innovative war film I have ever seen. This is not just because it gives (...)

Remember that moment in The Simpsons when Troy McClure dismisses Homer’s pitch by saying: “But they’ve already made some movies about World War II”? D(...)

Fionn Whitehead in Dunkirk

Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk, among the summer’s most anticipated films, will receive its Irish premiere at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh. Nolan’s fi(...)

There is no more foolish game than trying to predict the Oscars a year in advance. After all, a day before the award was presented, almost nobody gues(...)

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