Previously best known for his comedy work, Jordan Peele's directorial debut is an innovative modern horror. Chris (Daniel Kaluuya - Skins, Sicario) is anxious about his first meeting with his girlfriend's (Allison Williams - Girls) parents for the first time, who don't know that he's black.
Isabelle Huppert is Oscar-nominated for her starring performance in this latest film from Paul Verhoeven. Being attacked in her home by an unknown assailant changes Michele's life forever. When she resolutely tracks the man down, they are both drawn into a curious and thrilling game - a game that may at any moment spiral out of control.
Emma Watson stars as the spirited Belle in this live-action adaptation of the Disney classic with Dan Stevens in the role of the Beast. Voice talent includes Ewan McGregor, Ian McKellen and Emma Thompson.
It remains one of the great anime features. Now Scarlett Johansson takes on the role of The Major, a reconstructed human who keeps a metropolis safe but who, in battling a new opponent, discovers her past may not be what she remembers.
After 300 years, British rule of India came to an end in 1947. For 6 months, Lord Mountbatten, great grandson of Queen Victoria, assumed the post of the last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people.
At the age of 21 Saar Maoz arrived in the UK after being kicked out of his religious Kibbutz. Following the highs and lows that accompanied his newfound freedom Saar discovered an alternative family with The London Gay Men’s Chorus.
It's 1940, Britain is at war and the Ministry of Information are embarking on a propaganda film to rally the spirits of the population. Enter Catrin (Gemma Arterton) who thought she was applying for a secretarial job but soon finds herself writing dialogue.
Angus Jackson directs Shakespeare’s epic political tragedy, as the race to claim the empire spirals out of control. Caesar returns from war, all-conquering, but mutiny is rumbling through the corridors of power.
Jude Law (The Young Pope, The Talented Mr Ripley) stars in the stage production of Obsession, broadcast live from the Barbican Theatre in London. Ivo van Hove directs this new stage adaptation of Luchino Visconti’s 1943 film.
James Macdonald directs a new production of multi Tony and Pulitzer prize-winning playwright Edward Albee’s landmark play Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? transmitted live from the Harold Pinter Theatre as part of the NT Live season.
This fascinating new cinema event, British Museum presents: Hokusai is a groundbreaking documentary and exclusive private view of the forthcoming British Museum exhibition Hokusai: Beyond the Great Wave.
When Peter Pan, leader of the Lost Boys, loses his shadow, headstrong Wendy helps him to reattach it. In return, she is invited to Neverland, where Tinker Bell the fairy, Tiger Lily and the vengeful Captain Hook await.
Billie Piper returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece.
Twelfth Night is a tale of unrequited love – hilarious and heartbreaking. Two twins are separated in a shipwreck, and forced to fend for themselves in a strange land. The first twin, Viola, falls in love with Orsino, who dotes on Olivia, who falls for Viola but is idolised by Malvolio. Enter Sebastian, who is the spitting image of his twin sister...