The actor says over-representation of the privately educated at the top of acting is nothing to worry about – and his many, many privately educated peers agree.
Lady Macbeth grows less psychologically plausible the higher the body count rises.
Fans of the film's hero often forget the reason he ended up in prison in the first place was the statutory rape of a 15-year-old girl.
On the pop culture podcast this week: Harry Styles’s new single “Sign of the Times”, the French horror film Raw and HBO TV show This is Us.
The Mexican actor turned activist on his part in the new film Neruda, playing political roles, and why he feels “emotionally betrayed” by Donald Trump’s election.
Anyone frustrated not to be served the Pablo Neruda story straight can commiserate with those viewers who were hoping that I Am Not Your Negro might deliver the life and times of James Baldwin.
This adaptation of the influential anime, starring Scarlett Johansson, is short on thrills.
When one critic finds himself straying from the pack.
On the pop culture podcast this week, the racially-charged horror film Get Out, teen drama Riverdale and the mobile game Prune.
"Ships, towers, domes, theatres, and temples lie, Open unto the fields, and to the sky" - things to help remember the best of Westminster Bridge.
Based on David Grann’s book about the British explorer Percy Fawcett, the film is a beautiful, diligent portrait. Plus: Aquarius.
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