Latest Video
Muyock, Glusman, Noé and Kristin

Love, Cannes film review: Steamy erotica gets the red-light treatment

What sets Noé’s film apart from standard pornographic fare is his visceral brilliance, especially in his use of sound and red lens filters

The light stuff: Britt Robertson and George Clooney in ‘Tomorrowland: a World Beyond’

Tomorrowland: A World Beyond, film review: Like Bedknobs and Broomsticks crossed with Blade Runner

(12A) Brad Bird, 130 mins. Starring: George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Hugh Laurie, Judy Greer, Kathryn Hahn, Pierce Gagnon
Michael Caine (left) and Harvey Keitel in Paolo Sorrentino’s ‘Youth’

Youth, Cannes film review: Michael Caine stakes his claim to an Oscar with the best film so far at the festival

The film seemed to split the audience between boos and cheers at the end of it’s Cannes screening, but for my money it is the standout of the festival thus far

Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness feature inside Riley’s mind in ‘Inside Out’

Inside Out, film review: Pixar’s most ambitious, imaginative and adult film to date

Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness feature inside Riley’s mind in Inside Out

Cate Blanchett stars in Carol as a woman who realises she has lesbian desires

Carol, Cannes review: Cate Blanchett is striking in impressive lesbian melodrama

Blanchett and Rooney Mara make an extraordinarily potent couple in a film that looks bound to be competing for awards in Cannes and beyond

Amy, Cannes film review: Brilliant, unutterably sad film depicts the descent of Amy Winehouse

Avoids simple-minded accusations over who was responsible for her death

Cary Grant and Rita Hayworth in ‘Only Angels Have Wings’

Only Angels Have Wings, film review: Spectacular aerial sequences and fatalistic machismo

(U) Howard Hawks, 121 mins. Starring: Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Rita Hayworth
Juliette Binoche and Kristen Stewart in ‘Clouds of Sils Maria’

Clouds Of Sils Maria, film review: Juliette Binoche is arrogant, defiant and needy in this slow-burning drama

(15) Olivier Assayas, 124 mins. Starring: Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart

Mad Max: Fury Road, film review: The fast and the Furiosa

(15)George Miller, 120 mins Starring: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Zoë Kravitz
Anna Kendrick as Beca, in Pitch Pefect 2

Pitch Perfect 2, film review: Some spirited slapstick but this sequel ends in feeble fashion

(12A) Elizabeth Banks, 120 mins. Starring: Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Adam DeVine, Brittany Snow, Hailee Steinfeld
Bel Powley and Sarah Gadon in ‘A Royal Night Out’

A Royal Night Out, film review: Sarah Gadon earns her crown as a princess out to party

(12A) Julian Jarrold, 97 mins. Starring: Sarah Gadon, Bel Powley, Jack Reynor, Rupert Everett, Emily Watson
Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron starring in Mad Max: Fury Road

Mad Max Fury Road review: Charlize Theron's Furiosa is every bit as mad and bad as Max

George Miller, 120 mins, starring: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron

Eddie Redmayne plays Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything

DVD & Blu-ray reviews: From Poldark to The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything (12) James Marsh, DVD/Blu-ray (123 mins)

Arts and Entertainment
The Rolling Stones at the Roundhouse in London in 1971: from the left, Keys, Charlie Watts, Mick Taylor and Mick Jagger

Music ...featuring Eric Clapton no less
Arts and Entertainment
In the dock: Dot Branning (June Brown); Union boss claims EastEnders writers are paid less than minimum wage

TV

Arts and Entertainment
Roger Christian wrote and directed the 1980 Black Angel original, which was lost until 2011

film
Arts and Entertainment
Professor Green (Hand out press photograph provided by Camilla Gould)

TV
Arts and Entertainment

Game of Thrones reviewWarning: Spoilers aplenty
Arts and Entertainment
Rizalde Cayanan, Sandstorm in the city, Kuwait 2011

photography
Arts and Entertainment
Matthew Healy of The 1975 performing on the Pyramid Stage at the Glastonbury Festival, at Worthy Farm in Somerset

music
Arts and Entertainment
booksThe Withnail and I creator, has a new theory about killer's identity
Arts and Entertainment
tvDick Clement and Ian La Frenais are back for the first time in a decade
Arts and Entertainment
The Clangers: 1969-1974
tv
Arts and Entertainment
Rocky road: Dwayne Johnson and Carla Gugino play an estranged husband and wife in 'San Andreas'
film review
Arts and Entertainment
Nicole Kidman plays Grace Kelly in the film, which was criticised by Monaco’s royal family

film
Arts and Entertainment
Emilia Clarke could have been Anastasia Steele in Fifty Shades of Grey but passed it up because of the nude scenes

film
Arts and Entertainment
A$AP Rocky and Rita Ora pictured together in 2012

music
Arts and Entertainment
A case for Mulder and Scully? David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson in ‘The X-Files’

TV
Arts and Entertainment
Impressions of the Creative Community Courtyard within d3. The development is designed to 'inspire emerging designers and artists, and attract visitors'

architecture
Arts and Entertainment
Performers drink tea at the Glastonbury festival in 2010

GlastonburyWI to make debut appearance at Somerset festival

Arts and Entertainment
Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister

TV reviewIt has taken seven episodes for Game of Thrones season five to hit its stride

Arts and Entertainment
Jesuthasan Antonythasan as Dheepan

FilmPalme d'Or goes to radical and astonishing film that turns conventional thinking about immigrants on its head

Arts and Entertainment
Måns Zelmerlöw performing

Eurovision
Arts and Entertainment
Graham Norton was back in the commentating seat for Eurovision 2015

Eurovision
Arts and Entertainment
Richard Hammond, Jeremy Clarkson and James May on stage

TV
Arts and Entertainment
The light stuff: Britt Robertson and George Clooney in ‘Tomorrowland: a World Beyond’
film review
Arts and Entertainment
Reawakening: can Jon Hamm’s Don Draper find enlightenment in the final ‘Mad Men’?
tv reviewNot quite, but it's an enlightening finale for Don Draper spoiler alert
Arts and Entertainment
Breakfast Show’s Nick Grimshaw

Radio
Arts and Entertainment

Eurovision
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

    A
    Independent Travel
    Pompeii, Capri & the Bay of Naples
    Seven Cities of Italy
    Burgundy, the River Rhone & Provence
    Prague, Budapest and Vienna
    Lake Garda
    Minoan Crete and Santorini
    Prices correct as of 15 May 2015
    Syria civil war: Meet the military commander who says his soldiers will not rest until every inch of their war torn country is free of Islamist 'terrorists'

    ‘We won’t stop until Syria is back to normal’

    Near the front lines with Islamist-controlled towns where Assad’s troops were besieged just last month, Robert Fisk meets a commander confidently preparing his soldiers for battle
    The inside story of how Bill Clinton built a $2bn global foundation may undermine Hillary's chances

    The inside story of how Bill Clinton built a $2bn global foundation...

    ... and how it may undermine Hillary's chances in 2016
    12 best olive oils

    Extra-virgin, cold-press, early-harvest, ultra-premium: 12 best olive oils

    Choosing an olive oil is a surprising minefield. Save yourself the hassle with our handy guide
    Sepp Blatter resignation: The beginning of Fifa's long road to reform?

    Does Blatter's departure mean Fifa will automatically clean up its act?

    Don't bet on it, says Tom Peck
    Charles Kennedy: The baby of the House who grew into a Lib Dem giant

    The baby of the House who grew into a Lib Dem giant

    Charles Kennedy was consistently a man of the centre-left, dedicated to social justice, but was also a champion of liberty and an opponent of the nanny-state, says Baroness Williams
    Syria civil war: The harrowing testament of a five-year-old victim of this endless conflict

    The harrowing testament of a five-year-old victim of Syria's endless civil war

    Sahar Qanbar lost her mother and brother as civilians and government soldiers fought side by side after being surrounded by brutal Islamist fighters. Robert Fisk visited her
    The future of songwriting: How streaming is changing everything we know about making music

    The future of songwriting

    How streaming is changing everything we know about making music
    William Shemin and Henry Johnson: Jewish and black soldiers receive World War I Medal of Honor amid claims of discrimination

    Recognition at long last

    Jewish and black soldiers who fought in WWI finally receive medals after claims of discrimination
    Beating obesity: The new pacemaker which helps over-eaters

    Beating obesity

    The new pacemaker which helps over-eaters
    9 best women's festival waterproofs

    Ready for rain: 9 best women's festival waterproofs

    These are the macs to keep your denim dry and your hair frizz-free(ish)
    Cycling World Hour Record: Nervous Sir Bradley Wiggins ready for pain as he prepares to go distance

    Wiggins worried

    Nervous Sir Bradley ready for pain as he prepares to attempt cycling's World Hour Record
    Liverpool close in on Milner signing

    Liverpool close in on Milner signing

    Reds baulk at Christian Benteke £32.5m release clause
    On your feet! Spending at least two hours a day standing reduces the risk of heart attacks, cancer and diabetes, according to new research

    On your feet!

    Spending half the day standing 'reduces risk of heart attacks and cancer'
    With scores of surgeries closing, what hope is there for the David Cameron's promise of 5,000 more GPs and a 24/7 NHS?

    The big NHS question

    Why are there so few new GPs when so many want to study medicine?
    Big knickers are back: Thongs ain't what they used to be

    Thongs ain't what they used to be

    Big knickers are back