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That William Shakespeare, he may have been born a few hundred years too early but he was a born screenwriter.

Matt Damon is up against the odds in The Martian

It’s fair to say that intelligent sci-fi isn’t the default setting when the money men from Hollywood give the green light to a space epic.

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Robert Redford and Nick Nolte play two aging hikers in A Walk in the Woods

Those of you who follow the literary career of Anglophile author Bill Bryson will know that he has something of a soft spot for these parts.

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Jake Gyllenhaal is among the stars of Everest

If you’re fondly dreaming of a white Christmas, it’s a fair bet that you don’t have your fingers crossed for the sort of ordeal by snow and ice facing the many stars who clutter the cast list of Everest.

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Unlikely pairing: Emma Stone plays student Jill, who turns her attention to intense professor Abe (Joaquin Phoenix)

Woody Allen turns 80 next month but he shows no signs of slowing down.

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