Benedict Cumberbatch

‘All bets are off’: The creators of Sherlock on sensation, spoilers and season five

Sherlock spoilers inevitable

Cantabs in cinema

MICHAEL DALTON explores the movies featuring famous Cantabs who made it to the big screen

Star Trek Into Darkness

STEPHEN BERMINGHAM finds the reboot sequel entertaining but ultimately too far outside the Trek universe.

Girls on Top?

The Allure of the Nerd

Forget the rest – it’s what’s between a man’s ears that counts.

War Horse

JAMIE MATHIESON sends Spielberg’s equine epic to the knacker’s yard.


LUCY MUSSELWHITE sees Basil the Great Mouse Detective make his small screen debut.

Review: After the Dance

ABI BENNETT: ‘After a year at Cambridge, I had almost forgotten what it was like to visit a real theatre, to see real actors, with a real production budget…’