9 May 2014

Stoner: who wants to ‘escape into reality’?

John Williams’ revived Sixties novel evokes the tedium of your average life all too well.

30 October 2013

Gawping at Japan's population perils

A new BBC doc fails to offer any illumination on Japan's shrinking numbers.

21 October 2013

Mad About The Boy: Bridget gets back in the saddle

Ignore the pompous critics; the new Bridget Jones romp is a spiky, silly satire about being middle-aged and middle-class.