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Special Features - The Five Reasons Movie Awards Don't Matter‏

<i>Anghus Houvouras with the five reasons why movie awards don’t matter….</i><p>Award season is almost upon us. That sad time of year when art is reduced to …

Read Martin Scorsese's open letter on the future of cinema

With the imminent UK release of Martin Scorsese’s latest film, <b>The Wolf of Wall Street</b>, L’Espresso has posted an open letter from the director to his …

First trailer, poster and still for From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series

Ahead of its premiere on the El Rey Network in March, the first trailer, poster and promotional image for Robert Rodriguez’s small screen adaptation …

Benefits Street – poverty porn, or just the latest target for pent-up British fury?

This year at the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas, manufacturers showed off the latest in TV technology: slightly curved screens. All TV screens were slightly curved before 1998, incidentally, but back then they were convex. Then we discovered flat screens. Now we're told concave curves are …

New hotels for 2014

Winter Olympics 2014: BBC promises 650 hours of the Sochi Games

The BBC has promised unprecedented coverage of the Winter Olympics next month, with more than 650 hours of live coverage scheduled for Sochi 2014.<p>With less than a month to go until the Sochi opening ceremony in Russia, the BBC has released a 20-second teaser trailer for its coverage featuring actor …

Holiday pound stretches furthest in Bali and the Algarve

Swings in the pound and local price changes makes Bali the cheapest destination with the Algarve best value in Europe<p>Bali has emerged as the best value holiday destination for British travellers this year, as a strengthening pound helps budgets stretch further in most resorts and cities.<p>Holiday …

Morocco: readers' tips, recommendations and travel advice

<b>This week's winning tip</b><p><b>WALKING BACK IN TIME</b><p>I spent a year in Morocco for my degree and travelled extensively throughout the country. One of my favourite destinations was a town called M’Hamid El Ghizlane in the Zagora Province in the Sahara Desert. Morocco has fantastic bus connections between …

Pictures

Photo Gallery: Adventures of the Year in Action: Featuring climber Adam Ondra, swimmer Diana Nyad, skier JP Auclair, community builders Stacy Bare and Nick Watson, adventure educators Amy Freeman and Dave Freeman, surfer Greg Long, explorer Sarah Marquis, snowboarder Kevin Pearce, sky runner Kilian …

Fruit juice should not be part of your five a day, says government adviser

An adviser to the government on obesity has called for fruit juice to be removed from the recommended list of five-a-day portions of fruit or vegetables, saying it contains as much sugar as many soft drinks.<p>Susan Jebb, head of diet and obesity research at the Medical Research Council's Human …

Why you can't travel at the speed of light

A short history of Einstein's theory of relativity<p>Albert Einstein is famous for many things, not least his theories of relativity. The first, the special theory of relativity, was the one that began the physicist's reputation for tearing apart the classical worldview that had come before. Special …