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Shelley Duvall on her defining performance in The Shining

Getty Images US actress Shelley Duvall spoke to the BBC in 1980, just after The Shining was released. In this clip, she describes her intense

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Eight of the world’s best beach houses

Field Architecture (Credit: Field Architecture/ Joe Fletcher) The perfect coastal home must cope with shifting sands, heavy winds and sloped terrains – here are some

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Nine of the best TV shows to watch this July

Apple TV+ (Credit: Apple TV+) From Natalie Portman’s small-screen debut to violent Ancient Roman epic Those About to Die and a reboot of cult 1980s

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What do Gen Z’s 2024 sex symbol labels really mean?

Amazon MGM Studios Josh O’Connor and Mike Faist in Challengers (Credit: Amazon MGM Studios) From Josh O’Connor and Mike Faist to Jeremy Allen White and

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Nine of the most stylish kits the athletes will be wearing at the Paris Olympics 2024

Left on Friday (Credit: Left on Friday) From voguish volleyball outfits to sleek skatewear, this year’s event – in the famously chic French capital –

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Latest horror leaves ‘common sense behind along with suspense’

Paramount Pictures The latest Quiet Place film is a ‘beautifully realised’ emotional story – but it doesn’t match its predecessors for suspense. Even before those

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Watch Dua Lipa performing live at the festival

Warner Music/BBC For the first time, the BBC is livestreaming Glastonbury performances to a global audience, with Dua Lipa’s 2024 Pyramid Stage set available to

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The real-life California scandal that inspired the iconic Los Angeles thriller

Alamy Now 50 years old, Chinatown is one of the all-time great crime films – and that’s partly because of a potent story based on

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Why the British are obsessed with the Cotswolds

Getty Images Equestrian events – such as the one shown here at Blenheim Palace – are central to certain sections of Cotswold society (Credit: Getty

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The film that shows women’s periods are still a taboo

Akanga Film Productions A Malay coming-of-age film about a girl who becomes a monster after her first period has been censored in its home country.