Rod Stewart's first album of self-penned songs in 20 years has gone straight to the top of the UK album charts.
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Monday 11 February 2013
You might imagine that a rainy Wednesday night in Huddersfield is one of the less likely places that you might happen across a theatre well-stocked with eager viewers for a French-language, avant-garde homoerotic fantasy. But you would be wrong.
Berlin Film Festival review: Don Jon's Addiction from Joseph Gordon-Levitt starring Scarlett Johansson 'is not just about porn'
Friday 08 February 2013
Crude stereotypes offer little insight into addiction or intimacy but Scarlett Johannsson is seductive, whiney and very funny
Tuesday 05 February 2013
Nostalgia for more “urgent” times compelled artist and film-maker Wu Tsang, 31, to document the life of a transgender bar called the Silver Platter in MacArthur Park, L.A.
Saturday 02 February 2013
Plus: Just who is the new Doctor Who?; And when images speak volumes
Tuesday 29 January 2013
Tom Leece is Film and TV editor at Fourth & Main
Thursday 24 January 2013
Hans was Heiri is built around a rotating house. The set looks like a dolls’ house, a square of four rooms with simple furniture. Then it starts to spin. The performers stay upright as the floor tilts under them, until gravity sends them tumbling from room to room.
Wednesday 23 January 2013
Jean Paul Gaultier isn't known for being a wallflower. That may be the reason he shunned this week's obsession with flora and fauna and looked to a spicier inspiration for his couture collection shown in Paris.
Tuesday 22 January 2013
Merkel's party loses in bellwether state
Monday 21 January 2013
BBC's Marr 'on the mend' after stroke
Friday 18 January 2013
Forget the excellent John Thaw series. In Nick Love's joyless take on Flying Squad hard-nuts Ray Winstone and Plan B play Regan and Carter, boozing, corrupt coppers who are being investigated by internal affairs (Steven Mackintosh) for their diabolical tactics: "There's even talk of baseball bats".
Sunday 13 January 2013
This soundtrack to Peter Strickland's Berberian Sound Studio is the last record by Broadcast, purveyors of icy-sharp electronica: singer Trish Keenan died unexpectedly in 2011.
Sunday 13 January 2013
Clues and cues: to hit a happy note, you find it first
Saturday 12 January 2013
Thursday 10 January 2013
It's surprising sometimes what you can do with stock materials. Take Spies of Warsaw, for example, an adaptation of Alan Furst's novels, set in Central Europe just before the Second World War.
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