Speed October 2020
THE CHASE OF THE THRILL
On land, on ice or in water, whether clutching wheel or reins, the short life of Spanish aristocrat Alfonso de Portago — and his violent death — touched upon a single theme: his uncontrollable desire to rewrite distance-over-time ratios.
Style October 2020
SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL
The optimistic eighties is a time we’d do well to remember now. It was notable for its expressions of colour and fun, and the way hope sprang eternal through people’s dress. It is considered a styleless decade, but we disagree.
Icons February 2018
Easy Company: Damian Lewis
In an exclusive interview with The Rake, Damian Lewis tells Tom Chamberlin why we all, in spite of ourselves, love an anti-hero.
Icons April 2017
He Is A Golden God: Billy Crudup
When Billy Crudup says he wants to make people believe he is someone else ‘for the sake of a story’, it sounds to us like nothing less than a revolutionary hymn. Tom Chamberlin meets our April cover star in Issue 51, out now.
Icons December 2016
The Duke of Beverly Hills: Adolphe Menjou
Adolphe Menjou was one of the few Hollywood stars to make a successful transition from silent movies to talkies. Clark Gable called him a financial genius, an intellectual and a raconteur,…
Icons October 2016
Opportunity Comes Once In A Lifetime: Craig Roberts
Who can’t benefit from a bit of Eminem to get them going every now and then? Craig Roberts, the star of Submarine and an emerging director, likes to pay a…
Icons October 2015
Big Light | Stanley Tucci
Who doesn’t like to watch Stanley Tucci on screen? Well, Stanley Tucci, for one. ‘Kind of horrifying,’ he says. But what does he know? He’s loved by Hollywood for his…