Christopher Walken

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TV tonight: Christopher Walken revels in his first British TV lead role
The Hollywood legend makes an unexpected appearance in Stephen Merchant’s new comedy The Outlaws. Plus: Frankie Boyle returns to put the world in order. Here’s what to watch this evening

Hollie Richardson, Hannah Verdier, Ali Catteralland Graeme Virtue

25, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Stephen Merchant: ‘I see The Outlaws as a suburban, low-rent western’
The comic actor and writer on his new sitcom about community service, sharing Christopher Walken’s omelette and portraying a serial killer

Fiona Sturges

23, Oct, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Christopher Walken: ‘I got a job as a lion tamer. Who’s going to turn that down?’
He started out working with big cats before becoming Hollywood’s go-to guy for menacing oddballs. He talks about The Deer Hunter, the perils of being a world-class dancer – and doing community service with Stephen Merchant

Stuart Jeffries

22, Oct, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Percy vs Goliath review – Christopher Walken battles Big Agriculture
The New Yorker makes no effort to sound Canadian or look like real life Saskatchewan farmer Percy Schmeiser, but he still steals the show

Leslie Felperin

20, Sep, 2021 @3:00 PM

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Wild Mountain Thyme review – farcical farming romcom
Bad Irish accents abound as Emily Blunt attempts to woo Jamie Dornan’s farmer next door in this bizarre offering from the writer of Moonstruck

Simran Hans

02, May, 2021 @10:30 AM

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Wild Mountain Thyme review – Emily Blunt in an awful Irish stew
This bucolic romance, co-starring bashful Jamie Dornan, is awash with whimsy, wonder – and laughable accents

Peter Bradshaw

30, Apr, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Hear me out: why A View to a Kill isn't a bad movie
The latest in our series defending loathed movies is a plea to reconsider Sir Roger Moore’s silly but superb Bond swansong

Martin Pengelly

09, Apr, 2021 @5:51 AM

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The War with Grandpa review – De Niro slums in delayed ex-Weinstein farce
The two-time Oscar winner sleepwalks through a throwaway family film about duelling relatives that also wastes Uma Thurman and Christopher Walken

Benjamin Lee

18, Mar, 2021 @9:09 AM

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Hear me out: why Gigli isn't a bad movie
Continuing our series of writers championing maligned films is a plea to reconsider Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez’s Razzie-winning crime comedy

Jason Bailey

25, Jan, 2021 @8:09 AM

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Wild Mountain Thyme review – Emily Blunt's Irish romcom is a mess
The actor stars alongside Jamie Dornan as stubborn farmers in this clumsy adaptation of John Patrick Shanley’s play Outside Mullingar

Adrian Horton

09, Dec, 2020 @9:00 PM

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Christopher Walken: it needs the luck of the Irish to place his accent | Rebecca Nicholson
Star’s attempt at a brogue is not the first, or the worst, by a Hollywood actor

Rebecca Nicholson

14, Nov, 2020 @5:30 PM

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My streaming gem: why you should watch New Rose Hotel
Continuing our series on underappreciated films available to stream is a vote for Abel Ferrara’s erotic 1998 drama

Beatrice Loayza

17, Aug, 2020 @7:20 AM

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