Cillian Murphy

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All of This Unreal Time review – Cillian Murphy confesses all in pounding sound and blinding light
In a grimy and intense film installation, the actor unleashes a torrent of regret, superbly scripted by Max Porter

Kate Wyver

04, Jul, 2021 @10:28 AM

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‘A pained love letter to boyhood’: Cillian Murphy and Max Porter on their new film
Their first project saw the actor tormented by a giant crow and pounded at ping-pong. Now the pair have joined forces again for a film exploring guilt and masculinity in an age of mounting dread

Kate Wyver

29, Jun, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Cillian Murphy: ‘I was in awe of how Helen McCrory lived her life’
The star of Peaky Blinders on his late colleague, how he convinced the producers to cast him rather than Jason Statham as Tommy Shelby – and returning to the monster-movie genre in A Quiet Place Part II

Ryan Gilbey

28, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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From Memento to Interstellar: our writers pick their favourite Christopher Nolan films
With the much-anticipated staggered release of Tenet, writers argue why each of Christopher Nolan’s 10 previous films should be seen as his best

Beatrice Loayza, Peter Bradshaw, Benjamin Lee, Wendy Ide, Charles Bramesco, Radheyan Simonpillai, Adrian Horton, Noah Gittell, Jordan Hoffman and Steve Rose

27, Aug, 2020 @6:24 AM

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Losing its edge: the precise point Peaky Blinders peaked
Cillian Murphy’s gang leader Tommy Shelby mutated from plausible historical character to Zelig in a potboiler

Stuart Jeffries

11, May, 2020 @12:00 PM

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TV tonight: Miriam Margolyes goes on the road on her Big Fat Adventure
The typically frank actor confronts attitudes to her body and the growing body positivity movement. Plus: investigating disability discrimination. Here’s what to watch this evening

Ammar Kalia, Graeme Virtue, Hannah Verdier and Paul Howlett

09, Mar, 2020 @6:19 AM

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The week in radio and podcasts: The End of the World Has Already Happened, Wild Music and more
Philosopher Timothy Morton and Greta Thunberg ushered in the new year with practical and engaging takes on the climate crisis

Sean O’Hagan

05, Jan, 2020 @5:30 AM

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Peaky Blinders mania puts Birmingham on global 'screen tourism' map
Record number of visitors at UK’s second largest city and West Midlands boosts local industry

Mark Sweney

02, Sep, 2019 @5:00 AM

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The Peaky Blinders cult is another sign of our discontented times | Stuart Jeffries
The hit series channels a spirit of angry rebellion that has echoes in the present, says features writer Stuart Jeffries

Stuart Jeffries

24, Aug, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Cillian Murphy: ‘I think James Bond should be a woman, which rules me out’
With Peaky Blinders series five on TV soon, its star Cillian Murphy talks about gangster violence, PTSD, #MeToo, what Brexit means for Ireland – and 007

Lanre Bakare

08, Aug, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Grief Is the Thing With Feathers review – Cillian Murphy is a wonder
Murphy has an astonishing athleticism playing both man and crow in an adaptation of Max Porter’s story of grief

Michael Billington

29, Mar, 2019 @10:56 AM

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Grief is the Thing With Feathers review – Cillian Murphy takes wing
In Enda Walsh’s ambitious adaptation of the Max Porter novel, Murphy is riveting as a bereaved husband – and an imaginary crow

Helen Meany

22, Mar, 2018 @5:00 PM

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