Simone O'Donovan

OUT NOW! Not only is the plot in PLAYING FOR KEEPS cliché, but it misses the ball. more

Apr 11, 2013 10:30 AM Film

OUT NOW! Sylvester Stallone returns with BULLET TO THE HEAD and no surprises there. more

Mar 6, 2013 2:15 PM Film

What is the German man really like? Well, the face of German men is a Berliner. On November 24, Jörn Kamphuis, aka “Mr. Berlin”, succeeded “Mr. Hannover” as Mister Germany. And he likes the English here. more

Feb 25, 2013 12:00 PM , Interviews & Portraits

OUT NOW! The 10-year-old classic FINDING NEMO gets the 3D treatment. more

Feb 14, 2013 4:00 PM Film

OUT NOW! Juan Antonia Bayona explicitly renders the physical and mental traumas of the 2004 tsunami, ably assisted by Ewan McGregor, in THE IMPOSSIBLE. more

Jan 31, 2013 10:00 AM Film

OUT NOW! Curtis Hanson and Michael Apted pay tribute to the renowned soul surfer Jay Moriarty in CHASING MAVERICKS. more

Jan 24, 2013 10:00 AM Film

A haven for freeloading bibliophiles, Ocelot is, as its brash subtitle suggests, "not just another bookstore". more

Jan 8, 2013 2:00 PM Insider Tips

The Unknown Pleasures film fest is underway once more at Babylon Mitte and it's still the best place to get your US indie flick fix. more

Jan 2, 2013 1:00 PM Film

INTERVIEW. One of four recent finalists in the revered Deutsche Börse Prize, Rinko Kawauchi's photographs are now on display at the C/O Gallery. more

Dec 21, 2012 1:30 PM Art & Exhibitions

We weren't all incinerated in a firestorm of Mayan smugness on Dec 21, but Exberliner investigated nine other apocalyptic scenarios, just in case. more

Dec 19, 2012 12:30 PM , , , , , , Zeitgeist 2 Comments

We take a look back over the moments in history when Berlin stood on the brink of annihilation. more

Dec 18, 2012 12:00 PM , , , Zeitgeist

OUT NOW! Greta Gerwig puts in a shift to save the transparent and moralising LOLA VERSUS. more

Dec 13, 2012 10:30 AM Film

Staying in Berlin for Xmas? Feel the corners of your mouth drooping 'cos you'll be missing out on your mum's roast turkey? Fear not expat traditionalists - there are plenty of festive feasts to banish any holiday blues. more

Dec 6, 2012 1:00 PM , Food & Drink

Fashion's most recognisable face, Karl Lagerfeld, has set up camp underneath Potsdamer Platz to pay tribute to 'that' Chanel jacket – and he's enlisted a plethora of celebrity show ponies, Kanye West and Yoko Ono amongst, to help him out. more

Nov 30, 2012 2:00 PM Zeitgeist

OUT NOW! Commiserations, vampire-teens. Congratulations, everyone else: the Twilight Saga finally comes to an end with BREAKING DAWN PART 2. more

Nov 22, 2012 10:30 AM Film

OUT NOW! Pierce Brosnan continues his effortless slide into the aging, libido defying seducer typecast in the tedious rom-com LOVE IS ALL YOU NEED. more

Nov 22, 2012 10:30 AM Film

Pablo Neruda said that laughter is the language of the soul, but did he know it was the workout of the soul (and body) as well? Led by the woman behind the infamous U-Bahn crack-up, Laughter Yoga classes take place here in Berlin. more

Nov 15, 2012 11:30 AM Insider Tips

Knitting and whisky tasting aren't just reserved for grandmas and fusty blokes with palates 'more refined' than yours – Wednesdays at Wollen Berlin have high proof. Join the crowd of 20-30 somethings as the whisky flows and the knitwear grows. more

Nov 9, 2012 2:15 PM Insider Tips

12 Grad Aetherloge takes steampunk to a new level mixing it up with themed nights of rock 'n' roll, theatre or swing amongst organ pipes and Caribbean pirate ship decor. But the absinthe variety is the star attraction. more

Nov 5, 2012 1:00 PM Insider Tips

INTERVIEW: director Markus Imhoof. The latest buzz? The bees are dying! Imhoof and team spent five years whispering to and filming bees to beautifully document their current plight. more

Nov 5, 2012 11:30 AM Film

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