Arts and Entertainment Jessica Alba as Nancy Callaghan in Sin City 2

Surprisingly dull despite the sex and violence

Arts and Entertainment
Loaded weapon: drugs have surprise side effects for Scarlett Johansson in Luc Besson’s ‘Lucy’

Scarlett Johansson will blow your mind

Arts and Entertainment
Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan in What If

Daniel Radcliffe is funny and affecting as romantic lead

Arts and Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment
Dressed for repression: Richard Madden and Rebecca Hall in A Promise

More suet than sex in this Europudding writ large

Arts and Entertainment
On set of the Secret Cinema's Back to the Future event

Review:Interactive cinema experience finally arrives

Arts and Entertainment
Chris Pratt stars in Guardians of the Galaxy

Review: Marvel-lite movie feels half-hearted

Arts and Entertainment

Fans prepare to say a final goodbye to Middle Earth

Arts and Entertainment
Zoe Saldana stars in this summer's big hope Guardians of the Galaxy

Why Hollywood's summer blockbusters are no longer the money-spinners they once were

Arts and Entertainment
Southern charm: Nicolas Cage and Tye Sheridan in ‘Joe’

Arts and Entertainment
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson stars in Hercules

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson takes centre stage in preposterous movie
Arts and Entertainment
Simon Cowell (C) with Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, Harry Styles and Liam Payne from One Direction attend the 'One Direction This Is Us' world premiere

Arts and Entertainment

Director gives his first ever Podcast interview

Arts and Entertainment
‘Dawn of Planet of the Apes’ also looks set for success in the Chinese market

Super simians outshine bland humans

Arts and Entertainment
Newcomer Neel Sethi will be the only on screen actor as Mowgli in Jon Favreau's The Jungle Book

Disney casts newcomer Neel Sethi for forthcoming live action Jungle Book film

Arts and Entertainment
Ellar Coltrane growing up in Boyhood film

Affecting and truthful storytelling that feels far more authentic than any other coming of age movie

Arts and Entertainment

Director wary of the rise in on-demand services

Arts and Entertainment
Christian Grey cradles Ana in the Fifty Shades of Grey film

Arts and Entertainment
David Brent on stage at the Bloomsbury Theatre in London

Arts and Entertainment
Sandra Bullock trapped in space in Alfonso Cuaron's Bafta-winning Gravity

Arts and Entertainment
Jamie Dornan as Christian Grey in the first-look Fifty Shades of Grey movie still

Arts and Entertainment
Jay, Will, Simon and Neil in The Inbetweeners 2

Arts and Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment
Sylvester Stallone stars in Expendables 3

Arts and Entertainment
Gary Poulter stars in new movie 'Joe'

Arts and Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment
Scarlett Johansson in Lucy

Arts and Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment
Leona Lewis and Hannah Arterton in 'Walking on Sunshine'

Cheery and inane romcom could double-up as an ad for Puglia's tourist board

Arts and Entertainment
Keira Knightley and Benedict Cumberbatch star in the Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game

Arts and Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment
Cheery but half-baked canine caper: 'Pudsey the dog: The movie'

Arts and Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment
Angelina Jolie and Louis Zamperini in her new film 'Unbroken'

Arts and Entertainment
A scene from How To Train Your Dragon 2

Review: Storytelling has vigour and imagination

Arts and Entertainment
Christian Bale stars as Moses in Ridley Scott's Exodus: Gods and Kings

The Independent
 
The Independent on Google+
i100
i100 on Google+
i Newspaper
 
TheIPaper
The Independent around the web
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?
Independent Dating
and  

By clicking 'Search' you
are agreeing to our
Terms of Use.

ES Rentals

    Career Services

    Day In a Page

    Burgundy, the River Rhone & Provence – MS Swiss Corona - seven nights from £999pp
    Lake Maggiore, Orta and the Matterhorn – seven nights from £899pp
    Sicily – seven nights from £939pp
    Pompeii, Capri and the Bay of Naples - seven nights from £799pp
    Istanbul Ephesus & Troy – six nights from £859pp
    Mary Rose – two nights from £319pp
    Ukraine crisis: The phoney war is over as Russian troops and armour pour across the border

    The phoney war is over

    Russian troops and armour pour into Ukraine
    Potatoes could be off the menu as crop pests threaten UK

    Potatoes could be off the menu as crop pests threaten UK

    The world’s entire food system is under attack - and Britain is most at risk, according to a new study
    Gangnam smile: why the Chinese are flocking to South Korea to buy a new face

    Gangnam smile: why the Chinese are flocking to South Korea to buy a new face

    Seoul's plastic surgery industry is booming thanks to the popularity of the K-Pop look
    From Mozart to Orson Welles: Creative geniuses who peaked too soon

    Creative geniuses who peaked too soon

    After the death of Sandy Wilson, 90, who wrote his only hit musical in his twenties, John Walsh wonders what it's like to peak too soon and go on to live a life more ordinary
    Caught in the crossfire of a cyber Cold War

    Caught in the crossfire of a cyber Cold War

    Fears are mounting that Vladimir Putin has instructed hackers to target banks like JP Morgan
    Salomé's feminine wiles have inspired writers, painters and musicians for 2,000 years

    Salomé: A head for seduction

    Salomé's feminine wiles have inspired writers, painters and musicians for 2,000 years. Now audiences can meet the Biblical femme fatale in two new stage and screen projects
    From Bram Stoker to Stanley Kubrick, the British Library's latest exhibition celebrates all things Gothic

    British Library celebrates all things Gothic

    Forthcoming exhibition Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination will be the UK's largest ever celebration of Gothic literature
    The Hard Rock Café's owners are embroiled in a bitter legal dispute - but is the restaurant chain worth fighting for?

    Is the Hard Rock Café worth fighting for?

    The restaurant chain's owners are currently embroiled in a bitter legal dispute
    Caribbean cuisine is becoming increasingly popular in the UK ... and there's more to it than jerk chicken at carnival

    In search of Caribbean soul food

    Caribbean cuisine is becoming increasingly popular in the UK ... and there's more to it than jerk chicken at carnival
    11 best face powders

    11 best face powders

    Sweep away shiny skin with our pick of the best pressed and loose powder bases
    England vs Norway: Roy Hodgson's hands tied by exploding top flight

    Roy Hodgson's hands tied by exploding top flight

    Lack of Englishmen at leading Premier League clubs leaves manager hamstrung
    Angel Di Maria and Cristiano Ronaldo: A tale of two Manchester United No 7s

    Di Maria and Ronaldo: A tale of two Manchester United No 7s

    They both inherited the iconic shirt at Old Trafford, but the £59.7m new boy is joining a club in a very different state
    Israel-Gaza conflict: No victory for Israel despite weeks of death and devastation

    Robert Fisk: No victory for Israel despite weeks of devastation

    Palestinians have won: they are still in Gaza, and Hamas is still there
    Mary Beard writes character reference for Twitter troll who called her a 'slut'

    Unlikely friends: Mary Beard and the troll who called her a ‘filthy old slut’

    The Cambridge University classicist even wrote the student a character reference
    America’s new apartheid: Prosperous white districts are choosing to break away from black cities and go it alone

    America’s new apartheid

    Prosperous white districts are choosing to break away from black cities and go it alone