14 January 2015
What drew the veteran film-maker to tell the story of one of the most prolific marksmen in US military history?
Michael Keaton's film Birdman emerges as a strong contender for the Academy Awards after being given the Producers Guild of America's top prize.
The release of the film American Sniper has led to an increase in threats against Muslims in the US, an Arab-American civil rights group says.
Joe Franklin, who was a New York TV host for 43 years and is credited by some as having invented the talk show format, dies at the age of 88.
Edgar Froese, the founding member of the German ambient electronic group Tangerine Dream, dies in Vienna at the age of 70.
Composer of Disney's Aladdin and Little Shop of Horrors reveals he's working on a musical based on the 1993 film. Newsbeat
Interviews with authors up for Costa Book of the Year
Two men, one robot and a lot of questions in new film Ex Machina
Meet the artist who works in symbols
Will it be celebrity that kills page three?
Jessica Chastain on the issue of diversity in the movies
Was American sniper Chris Kyle really a hero?
Hans Holbein and the Tudor court of Henry VIII
German pioneers Kraftwerk draw music academics to Birmingham
Star Wars director George Lucas talks about his animated film Strange Magic, which has a princess warrior not too disimillar to Princess Leia as the lead character
“The problem is the mind of George Lucas is not that big. I have a tendency to write the same characters over and over again.”
Learn of a time when you had to be tough and lucky to survive
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