Film

Demolishing the self-mythologising of the high priestess of Nazi chic

“Should I be grateful for the great Jewish characters I’ve played — or sad that in a 50-year career I’ve rarely played a “classic” role?”

‘It can’t just be a coincidence that so many of the best films of the year are about bullying and abuse’

“Whenever I crop up in someone’s reminiscences, I find their memory irritatingly fallible”

A film about the 2003 anti-war protest propagates inaccuracies

Jack Ryan is a modern hero taking on a modern Russia

The author of Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit was a great conservative writer

A glut of superb performances in 2012 reflects a rising general standard in the actor’s craft