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  1. August 22, 2014

    Captain America: The Winter Soldier – DVD review

    Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, 2014 Disney It’s not easy being a superhero: if the supervillains don’t get you, the...

  2. August 21, 2014

    Lucy – film review

    If you could access parts of your brain that the rest of humanity can only dream of reaching, would you go to a movie by Luc...

  1. July 11, 2014

    Under the Skin – DVD review

    Jonathan Glazer, 2013 Studiocanal One for those who like their sci-fi spare and strange. Scarlett Johansson plays a lone...

  2. June 20, 2014

    Her – DVD review

    Spike Jonze, 2013 Entertainment in Video In a near-future megacity, newly separated Theodore (Joaquin Phoenix) signs up to a...

  3. March 28, 2014

    Don Jon – DVD review

    Joseph Gordon-Levitt, 2013 Warner As problems go it’s not likely to evoke much sympathy, but dating Scarlett Johansson can...

  4. March 27, 2014

    Captain America: The Winter Soldier – film review

    In superhero stories the fight for justice goes on forever. Or so it can seem to a reviewer watching Captain America: The...

  5. MBA blog

    March 7, 2014

    A visit to remember - #FTChallenge #BallmeratSBS

    This title can be a bit misleading as I am going to talk about two visits. One of the perks of being a FT blogger is getting...

  6. February 13, 2014

    Her – film review

    Her is a paper-thin whimsy, set in 2025, from writer-director Spike Jonze. As we know, paper can cut and whimsies can kill....

  7. February 6, 2014

    ABP to remain invested in Israeli banks

    ABP, one of the world’s biggest pension funds, is to remain invested in three Israeli banks after deciding they have not...

  8. Business Blog

    February 3, 2014

    Amitabh Bachchan, Scarlett Johansson and the art of the celebrity endorsement

    Million-dollar endorsement: Honus Wagner teaches lessons to modern celebrities (Source: Metropolitan Museum of Art via...

  9. February 2, 2014

    SodaStream chief hits back at critics of Scarlett Johansson

    The chief executive of SodaStream, the Israeli maker of home fizzy-drink dispensers, has hit back at critics of his company...

  10. February 2, 2014

    Norway’s sovereign wealth fund joins exodus from Israel

    Norway’s $810bn Government Pension Fund Global, the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund, has been barred from investing in...

  11. January 31, 2014

    A star stumbles in the settlements

    The decision by actress Scarlett Johansson to stop being an ambassador for Oxfam, the social justice charity, and continue...

  12. January 31, 2014

    Super Bowl kicks off world’s richest ad game

    Top 10 Super Bowls Preparing for the big day Crashing the Advertising Game The Social Media Playbook The Game Day Gamble...

  13. January 31, 2014

    Scarlett Johansson, star whose charity work fizzled as her ad went pop

    In a scene from Sofia Coppola’s 2003 movie Lost in Translation, Charlotte, the character played by the 17-year-old Scarlett...

  14. The World

    January 30, 2014

    Scarlett Johansson, John Kerry and the mounting pressure on Israel

    Israel has enjoyed a quiet few years. No wars, no intifada, no increase in the international pressure on the Israeli state –...

  15. January 30, 2014

    Scarlett Johansson severs ties with Oxfam over SodaStream ad deal

    The actress Scarlett Johansson is ending her relationship with the charity Oxfam after coming under intense criticism from...

  16. January 28, 2014

    Scarlett Johansson goes viral in anti-Israel settler campaign

    “If only I could make this message go viral,” Scarlett Johansson muses in her new advertisement for SodaStream, the Israeli...

  17. November 14, 2013

    Don Jon – Review

    Don Jon, a modern morality tale, starts mischievous and moves into maudlin. Joseph Gordon-Levitt wrote, directed and stars...

  18. November 3, 2013

    Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals, The Frick Collection, New York – review

    In Vermeer’s “Girl with a Pearl Earring” a young woman turns back to the viewer with a vaguely startled look, as if a noise...

  19. September 8, 2013

    Venice Film Festival – Golden Lion

    It was a “one, two” victory moment at Venice. The result of the 70th Mostra del Cinema was: Italy won, Taiwan too....

  20. March 17, 2013

    Hand model

    Nina Taylor, Famoushands There is a lot of pampering and upkeep involved in keeping hands ready to be photographed or filmed...

  21. February 7, 2013

    Cinema review: Hitchcock, I Give It a Year, A Liar’s Autobiography and more

    Who was the greatest film star never to star in a film? Only one answer: Alfred Hitchcock. At the peak of his towering and...

  22. January 17, 2013

    Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Richard Rodgers Theatre, New York

    Anyone seeking an insightful Broadway revival of a classic American play should run to Golden Boy or Who’s Afraid of...

  23. September 7, 2012

    Lewis attacks tightened voter ID laws

    John Lewis, the civil rights activist who fought against racial segregation with Martin Luther King, has decried Republican...

  24. February 24, 2012

    Lunch with the FT: Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana

    During fashion show season, which is any time between January’s men’s wear shows and this weekend, when their women’s wear...

  25. January 13, 2012

    ‘I like being manipulated’

    Actors who think they can sing are commplace. But unlike other truant thespians – Scarlett Johansson with her wretched album...

  26. January 6, 2012

    Science at your fingertips

    So there’s Lady Gaga in rhinestones on the cover of her LoveGame single, sporting metallic silver nails and launching a...

  27. May 27, 2011

    Two towels and Scarlett Johansson

    Sir David Tang, founder of ICorrect, globetrotter, and the man about too many towns to mention, divides his time between...

  28. October 22, 2010

    How Annie got shot

    Leibovitz with her portrait of Demi Moore At work, Richard Petty runs a clinic around the corner from London’s Harley Street...

  29. September 6, 2010

    Mostra with a hole at its heart

    In the afterglow: ‘Norwegian Wood’ The eighth wonder of the world is Italian building time. Construction schedules expand...

  30. June 28, 2010

    Celebrities rail against a G8 that has already lost its lustre

    It stretches the most elastic mind to envisage the collective wrath of Scarlett Johansson, Annie Lennox, Bill Nighy, Kristin...

  31. June 27, 2010

    Celebrities rail against Group of Eight

    It stretches the most elastic mind to envisage the collective wrath of Scarlett Johansson, Annie Lennox, Bill Nighy, Kristin...

  32. January 26, 2010

    A View from the Bridge

    Is there another New York-based actor who can talk tough on-stage better than Liev Schreiber? Watching him in Gregory...

  33. January 25, 2010

    A View from the Bridge, Cort Theatre, New York

    Tough talker: Liev Schreiber (seated) with Scarlett Johansson (left) and Jessica Hecht Is there another New York-based actor...

  34. November 24, 2009

    Dolce & Gabbana's L'eau The One

    Creatives: Produced in-house by Domenico Dolce and Stafano Gabbana Territory: Global Verdict: The fashion industry has...

  35. November 23, 2009

    The public image: Dolce & Gabbana

    Creatives: Produced in-house by Domenico Dolce and Stafano GabbanaTerritory: Global Verdict: The fashion industry has been...

  36. September 12, 2009

    Creative differences

    Finally, the long wait has ended. Tom Ford’s freshman film, A Single Man, has received its premiere. Tom Ford The fashion...

  37. June 15, 2009

    The Art of Making Money

    The Art of Making Money: The Story of a Master Counterfeiter By Jason Kersten Gotham Books $26, 304 pages The Art of Making...

  38. March 3, 2009

    Escapism that pushes boundaries between pleasure and pain

    “Pain” is a word one hears a lot nowadays, most often couched in a bizarrely optimistic context, as in “the current market...

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