The legendary Terry Gilliam finally unveils his cursed Don Quixote movie at Cannes

(Publicity still from The Man Who Killed Don Quixote) Terry Gilliam is in a good mood. As he sits down for an interview at a beachfront lounge in Cannes, he’s positively beaming. Wearing a tropical print shirt and a ruddy sunburn that’s starting to peel, the grey-bearded director looks like a castaway King Lear coming off a long exile More...

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By SLPundit On Saturday, May 19th, 2018
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Royal wedding 2018: Meghan Markle's Givenchy dress in detail

After months of speculation, Meghan Markle’s wedding dress was revealed. The pure white, boat neck gown was designed by British designer Clare Waight Keller, the artistic director of French fashion house More...

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The 8 best dressed guests at the wedding

Pastels, florals, as well as yellows and greens were key looks at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. The bride kept it simple and sophisticated in her chic Givenchy gown – and the guests seemed More...

By SLPundit On Saturday, May 19th, 2018
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Royal Wedding: The guests from Oprah to the Beckhams

US talk show host Oprah Winfrey, actors Idris Elba and George Clooney and singer Elton John were among the 600 guests at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding. All More...

By SLPundit On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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Music videos can be too powerful to ignore—and artists know it

Childish Gambino’s “This Is America” may be the #1 song in Canada, but it’s the video that’s really on our minds. With its out-of-nowhere gunshots, manically gleeful dancing, rioting, More...

By SLPundit On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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Arctic Monkeys' album 'fastest selling on vinyl in 25 years'

Arctic Monkeys’ new album is the fastest-selling on vinyl in 25 years, the Official Charts Company says. The Sheffield band’s Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino album sold 24,500 vinyl copies in More...

By SLPundit On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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A devastating and brilliant adaptation of the “Patrick Melrose” series

THE curtain-raising moments of “Patrick Melrose” hurl the viewer into the world of their eponymous hero with brisk efficiency. A phone—black, with a rotary dial—rings. When Patrick (Benedict More...

By SLPundit On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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13 Reasons Why: Season two is 'unnecessary', critics say

The second season of 13 Reasons Why arrived on Friday, but critics have found plenty of reasons not to watch it. The first series of the Netflix drama told the story of Hannah Baker, a teenager who took her own More...

By SLPundit On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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Inside Vladimir Putin’s “mafia state”

The Vory: Russia’s Super Mafia. By Mark Galeotti. Yale University Press; 344 pages; $ 28 and £20. MANY labels have been applied to Vladimir Putin’s Russia: kleptocracy, post-modern authoritarianism More...

By SLPundit On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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The Great Escape: Grime 'saved' UK rap, says Richard Russell

The record label boss who signed Dizzee Rascal and Wiley says Grime saved UK rap. “It was always difficult making rap records in the UK and getting anyone to care,” Richard Russell told an audience More...