District 9 director Neill Blomkamp

Is District 9 director Neill Blomkamp the new Steven Spielberg?

News Wed 2 Sep, AT 19:17

FILM OF THE WEEK: Low-budget sci-fi District 9 has impressed the critics with its take on apartheid-era South Africa

George W Bush behind bars

Obama’s last chance to save his presidency from failure

Wed 2 Sep, AT 18:29 Alexander Cockburn

After his surrender on healthcare and banking, the only way Obama can save his presidency is to put Bush and Cheney behind bars

Ford Iosis MAX: the future of MPVs

News Wed 2 Sep, AT 18:13

A concept that could lead to a stylish MPV in the form of the new C-MAX

Rubens Barn, Sussex

Hotel of the week: Rubens Barn, West Sussex

News Wed 2 Sep, AT 17:36

Hotel of the week: a delightful 18th century b&b in a picturesque South Downs valley


We love the BBC campaign sets Twitter against Murdoch

News Wed 2 Sep, AT 16:56

Guardian journalist Jonathan Freedland rallying cry has sparked a Twitter crusade to save the BBC from a possible Murdoch-Cameron alliance

Scarlett Johansson

Why Scarlett Johansson is an unlikely Eliza Doolittle

News Wed 2 Sep, AT 16:32

The rumour may have started because someone thought Scarlett could sing. That is questionable

Rihanna topless Steven Klein Italian Vogue

Raunchy Rihanna goes topless in Italian Vogue

News Wed 2 Sep, AT 16:19

Racy photos published ahead of ex-boyfriend Chris Brown’s appearance on Larry King Live, in which he talks about assaulting her

Phil Spector to share a jail with Erik Menendez

Phil Spector to share a jail with notorious parent murderer Erik Menendez

News Wed 2 Sep, AT 14:50

The music producer is moving to Pleasant Valley state prison in California, home to the double-parent murderer Menendez

Sarah Palin; Levi Johnston

Levi Johnston spills the beans on Sarah Palin’s VP campaign in Vanity Fair

News Wed 2 Sep, AT 13:56

The self-confessed redneck and former boyfriend of Palin’s teenage daughter, Bristol, tells all to the monthly glossy

Felipe Massa

Felipe Massa will not return to F1 until 2010

News Wed 2 Sep, AT 12:55

Brazilian driver’s dreams of a comeback at his home Grand Prix are dashed as his team continue the hunt for a reliable replacement

Geoffrey Robertson; David Miliband

Megrahi: death in custody was part of his punishment, says Geoffrey Robertson

News Wed 2 Sep, AT 11:45

The distinguished liberal QC says the release of Megrahi was unwarranted and foolish

Gary Lineker; Danielle Bux

Gary Lineker marries his model girlfriend

News Wed 2 Sep, AT 10:24

Laid-back affair at the town hall in Ravello as Gary and Danielle Bux tie the knot