It’s possible that last year’s 18CD box set featuring everything Bob Dylan recorded in 1965 and 1966 was just not quite enough of the thin wild mercury sound for you. Perhaps, in fact, you thought you could do with twice as much Dylan. If so, your prayers have been answered. My back pages: how Dylan’s
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Will 2016 go down as the year the world finally got sick of superhero movies? Put aside the grudging thumbs-up for Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War and things are looking shaky for studios that have invested heavily in superhero futures. Attempts by Warner Bros to jumpstart its own Marvel-style shared cinematic universe have been critical
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One of the most extraordinary figures in the history of popular American moviegoing has departed the stage: film director Herschell Gordon Lewis was the “godfather of gore” and the “sultan of splatter” who in the 1960s energetically pushed the envelope of bad taste with low-cost, low-brow schlock-horror exploitation pictures. Lots of blood, lots of screaming,
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The nights are drawing in. Autumn evenings are getting duskier, mistier, cooler. Early mornings are darker. Soon we’ll be living large parts of our lives under a nocturnal cloak. As the dark deepens it unleashes imagination and stories of ghosts and witches; dreams and nightmares populate the night. Autumn is the time when they creep
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Asking someone like Manu Chao where he calls home seems a fairly pointless question. He was born in Paris to parents of Spanish origin, he sings in French, Spanish, English, Italian, Arabic, Galician and Portuguese and he has spent years touring Latin America. But Barcelona is probably about as good an answer as you’re going
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Christopher Lloyd, co-creator We were playing around with a lot of ideas for sitcoms but they didn’t seem real. So we thought, how about what we talk about between ourselves – our kids and the idiotic things that happen in our households? Is there a way to do a family show – which is, in
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