Review

Mr Bean meets Breaking Bad – why Man vs Bee is a comedy masterpiece
TV

Mr Bean meets Breaking Bad – why Man vs Bee is a comedy masterpiece

Nothing sums up the times we’re living in better than Rowan Atkinson chasing a bee through a house with a flamethrower

Good Luck to You, Leo Grande is a radical reminder that older women are sexual beings
Film

Good Luck to You, Leo Grande is a radical reminder that older women are sexual beings

Emma Thompson’s new film shifts the focus from standard Hollywood sex scenes that focus on young people and only one way of getting intimate

This week’s Big TV picks: Derry Girls, Doctor Who, Muhammad Ali and Why Didn’t They Ask Evans
TV

This week’s Big TV picks: Derry Girls, Doctor Who, Muhammad Ali and Why Didn’t They Ask Evans

This week’s round up of new TV serves up the greatest comedy of recent times (Derry Girls), the greatest sci-fi series ever (Doctor Who) and The Greatest (Muhammad Ali)…

This week’s Big TV picks: Art That Made Us, Hacks, Slow Horses and The Andy Warhol Diaries
TV

This week’s Big TV picks: Art That Made Us, Hacks, Slow Horses and The Andy Warhol Diaries

More polite than passionate: has Bridgerton lost its sparkle?
TV

More polite than passionate: has Bridgerton lost its sparkle?

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Bullseye was more than just speedboats – it was a record of the working-class being left behind
James McMahon

Bullseye was more than just speedboats – it was a record of the working-class being left behind

Titane review: Captures the unspoken body horror of pregnancy
Titane

Titane review: Captures the unspoken body horror of pregnancy

Jason Statham is the Cary Grant who could kick your head off
Film

Jason Statham is the Cary Grant who could kick your head off

Dante ballet is a fitting tribute on 700th anniversary of his death
Opera

Dante ballet is a fitting tribute on 700th anniversary of his death

Time ticks all the usual prison drama boxes – but adds in remorse
Film

Time ticks all the usual prison drama boxes – but adds in remorse

Fargo taps into our deepest fears, and not just because of the ad breaks
TV

Fargo taps into our deepest fears, and not just because of the ad breaks

Palm Springs: Andy Samberg does Groundhog Day in the sunshine
Film

Palm Springs: Andy Samberg does Groundhog Day in the sunshine

Songs My Brother Taught Me: A story from the margins of US society
Film

Songs My Brother Taught Me: A story from the margins of US society

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The Cut by Chris Brookmyre: Thrills, humour, style and skill
Books

The Cut by Chris Brookmyre: Thrills, humour, style and skill

Hotel Cartagena by Simone Buchholz: A nerve-shredder with heart
Books

Hotel Cartagena by Simone Buchholz: A nerve-shredder with heart

Minari makes America seem like a land of opportunity again
Film

Minari makes America seem like a land of opportunity again

Creation Stories: As with Oasis, you might find you prefer the early stuff
TV

Creation Stories: As with Oasis, you might find you prefer the early stuff

SAS: Red Notice is an Andy McNab rollercoaster with some cracks and creaks
Film

SAS: Red Notice is an Andy McNab rollercoaster with some cracks and creaks

The Dark and the Wicked review: Another deeply upsetting nerve-jangler
Film

The Dark and the Wicked review: Another deeply upsetting nerve-jangler

The Owners: Horror that doesn’t hold back
Film

The Owners: Horror that doesn’t hold back

WandaVision is not for everyone, but god I loved it
TV

WandaVision is not for everyone, but god I loved it

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‘Rams’ review: Funny and thoughtful in equal measure
Film

‘Rams’ review: Funny and thoughtful in equal measure

The Ghost Of Peter Sellers: ‘One of history’s most infuriating film stars’
Film

The Ghost Of Peter Sellers: ‘One of history’s most infuriating film stars’

Lockdown telly is like a choose your own adventure
TV

Lockdown telly is like a choose your own adventure

Troll With It: How Radio 4’s The Digital Human shone a light on online hate?
Radio

Troll With It: How Radio 4’s The Digital Human shone a light on online hate?

The Report: Slowburn story is a showcase for Adam Driver
Film

The Report: Slowburn story is a showcase for Adam Driver

“OH MY GOD, THERE ARE TWO PAUL RUDDS”
Film

“OH MY GOD, THERE ARE TWO PAUL RUDDS”

The Lion King review: I Can’t Believe It’s Not Attenborough
Film

The Lion King review: I Can’t Believe It’s Not Attenborough

‘Homesick’ and ‘Fake Like Me’ reviews: Hot property
Books

‘Homesick’ and ‘Fake Like Me’ reviews: Hot property

The Dead Don’t Die review: A weirdly bloodless experience
Film

The Dead Don’t Die review: A weirdly bloodless experience

Travelling in a Strange Land, David Park: Johnny Ruin, Dan Dalton
Books

Travelling in a Strange Land, David Park: Johnny Ruin, Dan Dalton

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