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Dawn of the Unread Books

February 15, 2014 // 3 Comments

When was the last time you picked up a book? Probably today, if you’re a good student. Perhaps a few weeks ago if you’re a bit slack. The last time you picked up [...]

In Zack Snyder We Trust?

February 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

Let’s be honest and admit that, although it could have been improved, Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel was much better than anticipated and was a major step up from the [...]

In Memorial – Philip Seymour Hoffman

February 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

Acclaimed actor of stage and screen Philip Seymour Hoffman, aged 46, sadly passed away last Sunday in his apartment in New York on what is stated by police to have been a [...]

Review: Lone Survivor (Berg, 2014)

February 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

If you want a war film to pack a powerful visceral punch, one has to care deeply about the characters getting shot to pieces, otherwise you may find yourself sitting through [...]

Review: 12 Years a Slave (McQueen, 2014)

January 13, 2014 // 0 Comments

Slavery – a fragile and delicate theme when portrayed in the form of art or literature, and its story one of complete brutality. The horrific nature of the issue is what [...]

Napoléon at the Royal Festival Hall

January 2, 2014 // 0 Comments

To say that the recent screening of  Napoléon (1927) at the Royal Festival Hall in London a few weeks ago was a ‘big deal’ would be an understatement. Kevin [...]

TV Review: Sherlock – The Empty Hearse

January 2, 2014 // 0 Comments

After the powerful season two finale of Sherlock, fans have eagerly awaited the New Year for season three’s big reveal. With theories abound, we sat on the edges of our [...]

TV Review: Doctor Who: Time of the Doctor

December 29, 2013 // 0 Comments

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without the Doctor Who Christmas special, and this one was extra special because it was Matt Smith’s last to make way for the twelfth [...]

Christmas Classics to read this season

December 20, 2013 // 0 Comments

As people prepare for Christmas, television is once again filtering through its dusty old cupboards for the seasonal classics and the broken baul-bauls are being hauled down [...]
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