Silver Linings Playbook review: It"s not the usual romcom formula – but it works

A doolally delight: Sex, laughter and mental problems. It's not the usual romcom formula – but it works | UPDATED: 08:10 GMT, 23 November 2012 SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK (15) Verdict: Screwball comedy at its screwiest Silver Linings Playbook is written and directed by David O.

Silver Linings Playbook is a doolally delight: Sex, laughter and mental problems. It"s not the usual romcom formula – but it works

A doolally delight: Sex, laughter and mental problems. It's not the usual romcom formula – but it works | UPDATED: 01:47 GMT, 23 November 2012 SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK (15) Verdict: Screwball comedy at its screwiest Silver Linings Playbook is written and directed by David O.

Brendan Cole"s heavily pregnant wife Zoe shows off her bump in a flowing maxi

'One last nice, non-mummy day out': Brendan Cole's heavily pregnant wife Zoe shows off her bump in a flowing maxi PUBLISHED: 20:59 GMT, 21 November 2012 | UPDATED: 21:00 GMT, 21 November 2012 Over the past three months, Brendan Cole has been spending most of his time transforming Victoria Pendleton into a dancing queen. But on Wednesday night, the New Zealander took time out of rehearsals to be with his real-life leading lady – his heavily pregnant wife Zoe Hobbs

As she meets her idol Donny Osmond in Las Vegas, Susan Boyle says she may have conquered her demons but now she"s terrified it may all disappear

As she meets her idol Donny Osmond in Las Vegas, Susan Boyle says she may have conquered her demons but now she's terrified it may all disappear | UPDATED: 22:47 GMT, 16 November 2012 We’ve only just met and Susan Boyle has already whipped off her heels and shown me the results of some recent pampering – a pedicure inlaid with Swarovski crystals.

FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL… You"ll warm to these good time girls

You'll warm to these good time girls | UPDATED: 11:32 GMT, 2 November 2012 FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL… (18) Verdict: Smutty sitcom with redeeming aspects Here’s a paradox: a justifiably 18-rated comedy that ends up too cute and inoffensive for the crowd who adored Bridesmaids and Sex And The City. A nice but boring would-be book publisher (played by the film’s co-writer Lauren Miller) who’s out of work and bereft of a boyfriend and an apartment moves in with an outrageous, pole-dancing slut (Ari Graynor, who seems to have watched a lot of Mae West movies).

Why Crowe"s marriage crumbled: As he faces a 15m divorce payout, how "Prattus Maximus" Russell Crowe"s king-sized ego has cost him…

Why Crowe's marriage crumbled: As he faces a 15m divorce payout, how 'Prattus Maximus' Russell Crowe's king-sized ego has cost him the love of his life | UPDATED: 00:37 GMT, 26 October 2012 Divorcing: Actor Russell Crowe and his wife Danielle Spencer have separated Connoisseurs of unfortunate marital beginnings might like to note that only seven months after Russell Crowe married his petite sweetheart Danielle Spencer, he was snapped enjoying a night out in a German strip bar. The Dollhouse, Hamburg’s premium lap-dancing club, was the seedy destination of choice for the film star and his pals who were ‘letting off steam’ after the premiere of his film Master And Commander in 2003. At the time, his wife Danielle was at their home in Australia, and heavily pregnant with their first child, Charles, now eight.

Good news boys! Girls go for soundtrack over a six pack in the bedroom, and Dirty Dancing tops the romantic charts

Good news boys! Girls go for soundtrack over a six pack in the bedroom, and Dirty Dancing tops the romance charts | UPDATED: 07:18 GMT, 24 October 2012 What’s on your music playlist is as important as your physique when it comes to impressing a lover, with music able to be more arousing than touch. We are just as likely to be turned on by the music we listen to during an intimate moment as by how our partner feels or smells, new research reveals. In fact, a startling 1 in 3 of us can name a song we consider even ‘better than sex’, while 6 out of 10 believe music gets us in a better mood for sex

Ice to see you again, Anthea!…even if it is on the poor man"s Strictly

Ice to see you again, Anthea… even if it is on the poor man's Strictly! Turner spotted rehearsing for ITV skating show | UPDATED: 00:53 GMT, 21 October 2012 Her career may have appeared in cold storage, but now former TV golden girl Anthea Turner is gliding back into the spotlight.

Jorgie Porter leads the way at Hollyoaks party as they nearly all wear minuscule dresses

So it was a short and chic dress code then: Jorgie Porter leads the way at Hollyoaks party as the girls nearly all wear minuscule dresses | UPDATED: 14:49 GMT, 20 October 2012 It was a big night for the Hollyoaks cast as they all headed out to party together on Friday evening. Wanting to send actor Dan O'Connor off in style at his leaving party in Liverpool, the girls dressed to impress

Strictly Come Dancing: Louis Smith and dance partner Flavia set to recreate famous scenes

Back to the 80s for some Strictly Dirty Dancing: Louis Smith and dance partner Flavia set to recreate famous scenes in Saturday’s showGymnast prepares to follow in footsteps of late heart-throb Patrick SwayzeHe and Flavia Cacace will reproduce routines by Swayze and Jennifer GreyPhotographs from rehearsals show that pair's training is going well | UPDATED: 00:04 GMT, 19 October 2012 You'd have to be a very brave man to follow in Patrick Swayze’s footsteps in only the third week of Strictly Come Dancing. Well, either that or an Olympic gymnast.