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The Oscars 2018: Fashion

Sophie Walsh gives a roundup of the couture seen on the red carpet at last week’s Oscars

Photo: Flickr @ Timothy Krause

Is it still okay to like anything made by anyone anymore?

Anyone being: John Travolta, Woody Allen, Kevin Spacey (and the list goes on…)

Photo: Thomas Hawk @ Flickr

What the Weinstein case tells us about the culture of sexual harassment

We shouldn’t be just asking about where there is a culture of sexual harassment, but why there is one in the first place

Photo: Felipegallego24 @ Wikimedia Commons

Latin stereotypes are getting old

Sofia Vergara’s joke at the Golden Globes gave us a glimpse of the systemic stereotyping of Latin characters in Hollywood

Photo: Universal Pictures

Review: Hail, Caesar!

The latest Coen Brothers movie is a hilariously absurd take on the classic era of Hollywood

Photo: Universal Pictures

Feature: The #OscarsSoWhite controversy

With all of 20 Best Actor nominees at the Oscars being White for a second year running, many are crying out for Hollywood to address its apparent lack of diversity—but where does the root of the problem lie?

Photo: Bleecker Street

HOME Pick of the Week: Trumbo

Bryan Cranston’s performance anchors this period movie about Dalton Trumbo’s life and battle with McCarthyism

Photo: Warner Bros. Pictures

Feature: Hollywood’s Three Amigos

James Moules tells us why this trio of Mexican filmmakers should have your full attention

The period design features of the Northern Quarter and Sackville Street set the scene for the star-studded movie. Photo: raver_mikey @Flickr

Manchester becomes Manhattan for Hollywood drama ‘Genius’

Filming for 1920s-era film Genius, starring Colin Firth and Jude Law, begins in Manchester’s Northern Quarter and around Sackville Street

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Top 5 Hollywood Beauty Icons

Skye Scott shows us the top Hollywood beauties we envy, and how to get their look… (well at least try to!)

Diamonds in the rough

Kirsty Marsh reveals how to get Hollywood accessories for under £30


So you think you’re the Christ?

George Bellamy discusses alternative Jesus figures in cinema