Francis Ford Coppola: ‘Apocalypse Now’ is not an anti-war film’

Forty years since its first release, the director has been reworking his masterpiece for a definitive edition. How does he view his film – and the madness of its making – after all these years?

VIDEO: “Her ancestors enslaved mine. Now we’re friends”

Phoebe Kilby discovered her ancestors were slave-owners and she wanted to pay reparations. 

Through an organisation called Coming To The Table, she found her linked descendant Betty Kilby, and asked if they could meet.

Apple’s New Mac Pro Is The Mac Of Steve Jobs’ Dreams

The new Mac Pro emphasizes that the Mac is still an essential product for Apple, and they can still innovate at the highest levels. It also helps fulfill a key goal of Apple Co-Founder, Steve Jobs. A day after Jobs came back to Apple in 1997, I met with him to try and get a sense of how he was going to help turn Apple around. I asked him directly what his top priority would be.” 

The Specials: “Respect people. Be kind to people. What else have we got?”

On the eve of their first album in decades, 2 Tone’s finest talk to Miranda Sawyer and, further down, answer questions from readers, and famous fans including Richard Curtis and Lauren Laverne