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It’s the latest in a long line of works from one of America’s greatest living writers. But although there is much to admire, Lucy Scholes is left wanting more.

A documentary showing the Red Mosque in Pakistan is one of the hits of this year’s Tribeca Film Festival. Tom Brook talks to Owen Gleiberman and Aisha Harris.

The new trailer for The Force Awakens reintroduces fans to a scruffy smuggler and teases key details of what to expect in the movie, writes Christian Blauvelt.

A new book examines spiritual architecture around the world. BBC Culture picks awe-inspiring buildings, including a cuboid mosque and a cardboard cathedral.

In True Story, James Franco plays a murderer who befriends and beguiles a journalist. But it doesn’t delve deep enough, writes Owen Gleiberman.

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