Oliver Stone, never one to run scared from a controversy, yesterday waded into the ongoing NSA debate, defending the American whistlebower Edward Snowden and hailing him as a "hero" for exposing the US's mass surveillance programme.
A mildly spooky thing happens while I'm at home preparing my questions the night before meeting Sofia Coppola: Nino Rota's theme music for The Godfather comes on the radio.
The day before Ellen Page and I meet up in Los Angeles, Barack Obama's administration makes a long overdue announcement: it will finally allow Plan B, a morning-after pill, to be made available to girls and women without a prescription.
Rick Rubin didn't actually work on Jay-Z's new album, despite appearing in commercials for it.
On a weekend when music-lovers' attentions were turned towards a Somerset farm, London's latest outdoor music venue opened for business.
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Even if you didn't like the Rolling Stones, there seemed to be some kind of strange obligation to go to see them.
A critical mauling in the West End clearly hasn't put Zach Braff off theatre.
A taster of what to expect from the final series of Downton, which starts on Sunday
Documents published on Reddit hint that John Travolta, Bruce Willis and Uma Thurman were not Quentin Tarantino’s first choices for cult movie
Listings for UK release of Sam Mendes’s film at Vue and Empire cinemas suggest Daniel Craig’s fourth stint as 007 will stretch beyond two and a half hours