Lily Tomlin

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Nashville review – Robert Altman’s country classic still sings
With its constant soundtrack of country music and political commentary, Altman’s sprawling state-of-the-nation epic reverberates with the troubled zeitgeist of the 70s

Peter Bradshaw

25, Jun, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Jane Fonda: ‘I'm very rarely afraid. Maybe emotional intimacy scares me’
After 50 years of getting arrested, Jane Fonda is still protesting at 82 - this time over the climate crisis. She talks Hollywood, husbands and activism now

Hadley Freeman

05, Sep, 2020 @8:30 AM

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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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9 to 5 review – Dolly Parton's quietly radical office revenge satire
Thirty-eight years on, this tale of misogyny, kidnap and rattling typewriters is a boldly progressive piece of film-making

Peter Bradshaw

15, Nov, 2018 @8:00 AM

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'Coachella for comics': the world's biggest comedy museum opens
A 40,000 sq ft interactive comedy center filled with cultural artifacts and immersive exhibits opens with a starry lineup

Jake Nevins

02, Aug, 2018 @10:00 AM

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The week in TV: Call the Midwife; Grace and Frankie; Will and Grace and more – review
The midwives are more sweet than sharp in their seventh series, while one Grace show roundly trumps another

Euan Ferguson

28, Jan, 2018 @7:00 AM

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Ignored by youth-obsessed Hollywood, older audiences flock to indie films
In a summer stuffed with blockbusters aimed at young audience, arthouse films appeal to an older demographic because the stars reflect the audiences

Nigel M Smith

02, Jul, 2016 @2:16 PM

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Jane Fonda at Tribeca: 'Hillary Clinton will be president'
The actor predicted that a woman in office could result in violent backlash, while promoting second season of Netflix’s Grace and Frankie at Tribeca film festival

Nigel M Smith

15, Apr, 2016 @5:16 PM

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Sunset Song; Grandma; The Forbidden Room; Kill Your Friends; Show Me a Hero; Of Good Report – review
Terence Davies wilts in the great outdoors in Sunset Song while Lily Tomlin gives great grouch in Paul Weitz’s Grandma

Guy Lodge

03, Apr, 2016 @7:00 AM

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Oscars 2016: what will lead the nominations and who will surprise?
With the nominations for the 88th Academy Awards to be revealed on Thursday, here’s a look at what might make the cut, including some major surprises

Nigel M Smith in Los Angeles

13, Jan, 2016 @12:37 PM

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Golden Globe awards 2016: who will win, and who should win
Compared to the Oscars, the Globes are unpredictable – and from Mad Max: Fury Road to The Martian, there are a wealth of great films up for this Sunday’s awards

Nigel M Smith

07, Jan, 2016 @8:18 PM

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Grandma review – there’s no one quite like Lily Tomlin
About a Boy director Paul Weitz’s brave tragicomedy casts Tomlin as a veteran feminist on a mission to fund her granddaughter’s abortion

Mark Kermode, Observer film critic

13, Dec, 2015 @9:00 AM

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