Allison Janney

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The People We Hate at the Wedding review – a tepid glass of nuptial chardonnay
This laugh-free US-UK culture-clash movie focuses on preparations for a wedding in London and makes you appreciate the alchemies of Nancy Meyer and Richard Curtis

Peter Bradshaw

17, Nov, 2022 @5:00 PM

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Lou review – Allison Janney gets her Taken but leaves us wanting
A welcome action lead for the Oscar winner is wasted in a Netflix kidnap thriller that underwhelms and exhausts

Benjamin Lee

23, Sep, 2022 @7:09 AM

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The Addams Family review – ooky animation can't find a heartbeat
The latest incarnation of the mysterious and spooky household, from the directors of Sausage Party, is not creepy and not kooky – it’s bland

Cath Clarke

25, Oct, 2019 @12:00 PM

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We got Obama elected! West Wing stars relive the parties, pranks and power games
Racist hate mail, late-night booze-ups, 9/11 hysteria and a visit from Prince Andrew … 20 years after its launch, Aaron Sorkin and the team recall the epic TV drama that changed US politics

Interviews by Kate Abbott

20, Sep, 2019 @2:37 PM

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To DIY for: how to be terrifyingly on trend this Halloween
Stuck for a suitably spooky costume? Look no further than your own wardrobe for last-minute looks inspired by fearsome fictional characters

Morwenna Ferrier, Ellie Violet Bramley, Leah Harper

31, Oct, 2018 @7:00 AM

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Allison Janney wins best supporting actress for I, Tonya at Oscars 2018
Janney wins her first Academy award, against competition from Laurie Metcalf and Lesley Manville, for her dark turn as Tonya Harding’s mother

Jake Nevins

05, Mar, 2018 @2:29 AM

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I, Tonya review – Margot Robbie superbly uninhibited as reviled ice-skater
With such a dynamic central performance, this hilarious mockumentary account of Tonya Harding’s rivalry with Nancy Kerrigan skates close to celebrating her

Peter Bradshaw

22, Feb, 2018 @3:30 PM

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Margot Robbie: ‘I asked my girlfriends what they'd been through. And they were angry’
The actor talks to Tom Lamont about speaking out over prejudice, hanging out with the crew on set, and going from Neighbours to an Oscar nomination for I,Tonya

03, Feb, 2018 @11:00 AM

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I, Tonya strips away the rhinestones but fails the real victim of Harding’s story | Richard Williams
Craig Gillespie’s film on the attack on Nancy Kerrigan in 1994 is probably one in which fidelity to the historical truth comes second to the values of entertainment

Richard Williams

29, Jan, 2018 @5:03 PM

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Mother superior: it’s been a great year for on-screen mums
All too often they are simply angels or monsters. But in a terrible year for women in the film industry, there have been some refreshingly complex mothers roles from The Florida Project to the forthcoming Lady Bird and Three Billboards …

Cath Clarke

15, Dec, 2017 @6:00 AM

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How I, Tonya betrays its tragicomic ice-skating protagonist
Tonya Harding’s difficult life, filled with domestic violence and struggle, is played for laughs in an uneven biopic that never really scratches the surface

Jean Hannah Edelstein

11, Dec, 2017 @5:35 PM

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I, Tonya review – scattershot skating biopic offers flawed, foul-mouthed fun
Margot Robbie transforms into disgraced figure skater Tonya Harding in an uneven but often hilarious retelling of her controversial career

Benjamin Lee

09, Sep, 2017 @7:04 PM

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