1041 Will Smith, Caryl Churchill's new play, Iran tourism, Ringo Starr's birthplace2016-01-29 20:03:00
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1042 John Dee, Marty Feldman show, Tibor Reich, Christopher Edge2016-01-28 19:58:00
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1043 Gina McKee and Christopher Hampton, Rokia Traore, The body in ancient Egypt2016-01-27 19:52:00
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1044 Harvey Keitel, Savages, HG Wells, The Birth of a Nation2016-01-26 20:04:00
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1045 Ian McKellen, Monet's garden, Louis de Bernieres2016-01-25 20:12:00
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1046 Michael Keaton, Herons, Helen Ellis, John Bratby exhibition2016-01-25 09:43:00
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1047 Oscar Wilde's Dorian Gray, Utopias in fiction, Villagers2016-01-21 19:57:00
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1048 Elton John, Antonia Fraser on George Weidenfeld, Nicholas Searle2016-01-20 20:10:00
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1049 Steve Carell in The Big Short, Brett Anderson and Suede, Fiona Barton2016-01-19 20:02:00
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1050 The Assassin, Jack Thorne, Attacking the Devil, Peter May2016-01-18 19:56:00
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1051 Leonardo DiCaprio, The Rack Pack, Elizabeth2016-01-15 19:56:00
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1052 Oscar Nominations Special2016-01-14 20:19:00
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1053 Creed, Lumiere London, Museum cuts, An anthem for England?2016-01-14 11:25:00
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1054 Phil Redmond, Sarah Howe, Akram Khan, Champagne Life2016-01-12 19:52:00
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1055 David Bowie Remembered2016-01-11 20:15:00
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1056 Emma Donoghue on Room, Grey Gardens, Andrew Michael Hurley, Occupied2016-01-08 19:58:00
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1057 A War, Maigret, Guys and Dolls, Frances Hardinge, The missing Hong Kong booksellers2016-01-07 18:59:00
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A War, Maigret, Guys and Dolls, Frances Hardinge, The missing Hong Kong booksellers

Colonel Tim Collins reviews the new Danish feature film A War which offers a foot soldiers' view of life on the frontline. Set in the recent military conflict in Afghanistan, the company commander makes a decision that has grave consequences for him and his family back home. Tobias Lindholm's film is Denmark's entry to the Best Foreign Language Film category at this year's Oscars. 2016 sees the return of Inspector Maigret, both on screen and in print. John Simenon, son of Maigret's creator Georges Simenon, and crime writer Natasha Cooper discuss the French detective's enduring appeal. It's the musical that brought us Luck Be A Lady and Sit Down You're Rocking the Boat. David Benedict reviews Guys and Dolls, starring Sophie Thompson and David Haig, as the acclaimed Chichester Festival production opens in the West End before embarking on a UK tour. In Hong Kong the whereabouts of five missing booksellers remains a mystery, although they are widely suspected to have been detained by the Chinese authorities. As one major bookshop chain stops selling politically sensitive books in Chinese, Professor Gregory Lee, a specialist in Chinese cultural and literary studies, assesses the implications. Frances Hardinge, winner of the Costa Children's Book Award with The Lie Tree, discusses her tale of murder and deception set in Victorian England.…read more

1058 Pierre Boulez obituary, Costa Biography winner, Tracy Ullman review; Bolshoi Babylon2016-01-06 19:55:00
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1059 David Bowie's Blackstar, Emma Rice, Don Paterson, Jericho2016-01-05 19:59:00
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1060 Tarantino on The Hateful Eight, Costa Book Awards category winners, Playwright Zodwa Nyoni2016-01-04 19:55:00
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