Nelson Mandela biopic premieres in South Africa

First Reaction Mon 4 Nov, AT 12:37

‘Emotional’ film starring Idris Elba has audience in tears, but critics express doubts

Philomena - reviews of Stephen Frears Bafta contender

Hot Ticket Fri 1 Nov, AT 07:49

Judi Dench and Steve Coogan star in funny, profound real-life drama tipped for Baftas and Oscars


Valerie Plame: Carrie Mathieson wouldn't make it in CIA

One-Minute Read Tue 29 Oct, AT 13:01

Former CIA agent Valerie Plame, outed ten years ago, says spies not all unstable sexpots like Carrie

Russell Brand on Newsnight

Russell Brand takes on Jeremy Paxman and his beard - video

Video Fri 25 Oct, AT 12:12

'How come I feel so cross with you?' comedian asks Paxman, as he calls for a revolution on Newsnight

Clio Barnard's 'brilliant' fable The Selfish Giant - reviews

Hot Ticket Fri 25 Oct, AT 07:51

Film about scrap dealing teenagers wows critics with its haunting story and brilliant young actors

Jamie Dornan: Ex-male model to play Fifty Shades' Christian

One-Minute Read Thu 24 Oct, AT 11:11

Belfast actor replaces Charlie Hunnan as 'kinky billionaire' in film version of Fifty Shades of Grey

Saving Mr Banks: Thompson shines as Poppins' prim creator

First Reaction Mon 21 Oct, AT 15:41

Actress' role as PL Travers is worthy of an Oscar, but Disney film about Walt Disney is 'sanitised'

Enough Said movie

Reviews: Enough Said, a rom-com for grown-ups

Hot Ticket Mon 21 Oct, AT 07:34

Julia Louis-Dreyfus and James Gandolfini are 'a revelation' in this smart comedy about middle-aged dating

Reviews: Tom Hanks stars in marine thriller Captain Phillips

Hot Ticket Fri 18 Oct, AT 07:58

Paul Greengrass and Hanks are on outstanding form in this riveting true story of a Somali pirate hijacking

Le Week-End: grown-up comedy with outstanding performances

Hot Ticket Fri 11 Oct, AT 07:49

Jim Broadbent and Lindsay Duncan never put a foot wrong in this insightful portrait of time-worn love