Film & TV

Movie reviews and film trailers, plus the latest film and TV releases and exclusive interviews


Latest film reviews and releases

Lucy

  • Rated as: 3/5

Scarlett Johansson plays Lucy, an American student in the Taiwanese capital Taipei, who is forced to act as a drug mule...

The Expendables 3

  • Rated as: 2/5

Who actually watches the ‘Expendables’ movies? Are there legions of middle-aged weightlifting nuts out there who yearn for...

Guardians of the Galaxy

  • Rated as: 4/5

To misquote Forrest Gump’s mother, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ is like a box of chocolates. Or rather, it’s like a vast...

The Anomaly

  • Rated as: 2/5

Has Noel Clarke directed this baffling, unconvincing sci-fi just to show the world his chiselled, rock-hard pecs?

22 Jump Street

  • Rated as: 3/5

This follow-up scores cynical laughs from the idea that it could never match up to the gleeful surprise factor of the original...

Hercules

  • Rated as: 2/5

The most eye-opening fact we learn from the ‘Hercules’ trailer is that in ye olde Greek myth times, ladies wore G-strings...

Step Up 5: All In

  • Rated as: 3/5

Eight years after the original, ‘All In’ is the fifth incarnation of the Step Up franchise. Model turned actor Ryan Guzman picks up where...

The Fault in Our Stars

  • Rated as: 4/5

This adaptation of John Green’s bestselling 2012 young adult novel about a teenage girl in love and living with cancer is far from...


Exclusive film interviews

Michael Fassbender

'As an actor you can get self-obsessed'

Andrew Garfield

‘If I’d had these opportunities when I was younger, I would have been Justin Bieber’

Tom Hiddleston

'I'm just not cool enough...'

Photo: Amir Rashid

Gavin Yap

'Friendship among men is not portrayed often and that's a very unique thing...'


TV features and interviews

Binary love: Silicon Valley

It might have all started with ‘Betas’, but TV shows like ‘Silicon Valley’ are pushing the computer geek genre into a whole new age.

Mike Bridavsky interview

Internet cat sensation Lil Bub’s ‘dude’ talks lap cats and crazy cat guys.

Heston Blumenthal interview

'I love a wet, sloppy pizza'

Chef Matt Stone interview

'Forget about having a girlfriend; I was working 16 to 17 hours a day'


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