Everest — DVD review

A star-studded survival thriller based on the events of the 1996 Himalayan disaster

Tights, camera, action!

As ‘Hollywood Costume’ opens at London’s V&A, film critic David Thomson explores how costumes helped create the glamour of the movies

Russian hour

Designers such as Louis Vuitton, Balmain and Valentino are taking folk prints and Fabergé patterns to the front row

Striptease story with deep cheek

This week’s new film releases reviewed: ‘Magic Mike’, ‘Seeking a Friend for the End of the World’, ‘The Giants’, ‘Nostalgia for the Light’, ‘Detachment’ and ‘Ice Age 4: Continental Drift’