Politicians, actors and golden retrievers feature in this week's selection
Academy Awards host unleashed a series of quips about the ceremony's race row
Project hopes to disrupt the flow of money into conflict zones – but shouldn't Africans be part of the conversation?
From long-awaited blockbusters to Tarantino and Pixar originals, the films that will cause a stir in 2015
From menus and gifts to Amal Alamuddin's dress and actor's rumoured pay-out to Michelle Pfeiffer
Rumour mill on overdrive as stars arrive in Italy for a weekend of wedding celebrations
Prosecutor who led Monster of Florence case – soon to be a Clooney film - has a new serial killer to find
Has the Hollywood actor 'bitten off more than he can chew' with British human rights barrister?
12 Years a Slave and American Hustle among favourites as Philomena's Judi Dench is tipped for 15th award
Sandra Bullock and George Clooney star in edge-of-the-seat drama dubbed 'the film of the year'
Venice Film Festival's opening night movie is praised for its stunning visuals – but is that enough?
After Barack Obama's sudden conversion, gay couples who mimic heterosexual relations will be more equal than others
George drops glamour image for fine performance but film is too laid-back for some critics