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La La Land

In cinemas from 13 January

Escaped Alone

Royal Court, 25 January – 11 February

Beauty and The Beast

In cinemas from 17 March

The White Devil

The Globe, 26 January – 16 April

Turner in January

Scottish National Gallery, 1-31 January

Oscars 2017: full list of nominations

The Academy Awards ceremony will take place on February 26

Bafta Film Awards 2017: full list of nominations

La La Land leads the way with 11 nominations

London’s best new restaurant openings in 2017

A selection of the most hotly anticipated new restaurants coming to the capital this year

Five most read articles of 2016

From left wing berks to rip off wine lists, here’s a run down of Spectator Life’s most popular pieces from the last 12 months

Gatecrash with panache (and other tips for surviving the party season)

Joan Collins, Celia Walden and Miss Steerpike reveal how they make it through December’s festivities in one piece

How to survive the party season

It’s going to be murder out there, from now till New Year. Spectactor Life writers explain how to get through it

Gallery: Inside the new Design Museum

The Design Museum has a spectacular new home in the old Commonwealth Insititute

Gallery: Rankin showcases British military heroes

The photographer’s latest project, For Queen & Country, puts injured servicemen and women in the spotlight

Gallery: A right royal occasion for stars of the stage

Prince William, Sir Elton John and Glenn Close were all in attendance at the 62nd London Evening Standard Theatre Awards

Gallery: Pergola on the Roof returns for winter

The rooftop eatery and drinks venue is back on top of the old BBC car park

Watch: First trailer for Trainspotting 2

The follow-up to the 90s cult classic will be released in cinemas in January 2017

Four of the best Christmas hampers

Spectator Life runs the gamut from Waitrose to Harrods

The Wish List

Timeless watches

Gallery: Bob Dylan’s new art exhibition

The latest collection of paintings by the newly-crowned Nobel Laureate is set to be unveiled in London

Animal magic at the V&A

Conservation Couture: The Animal Ball Collection is an exhibition in aid of a good cause

Five places to watch the US election in London

Bars and restaurants across the capital are staying up all night as America chooses Clinton or Trump

How to buy contemporary art

A guide to picking out the perfect artwork and the pitfalls to avoid

5 exhibitions to see

From Caravaggio to Turner Prize nominees, there are some fantastic exhibitions open across the UK this autumn and winter

5 of Britain’s new Michelin-starred restaurants

The Ritz, Wild Rabbit and Veeraswamy have all been awarded a coveted star in the Michelin Guide 2017