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Theatre Review: John Berkavitch’s Shame

March 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

John Berkavitch’s Shame is a combination of narrative spoken-word, hip-hop and contemporary dance, illustration, animation and music. It is an introspective piece explores [...]

Review: Need for Speed (Waugh, 2014)

March 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

Need For Speed, a romping street race epic with pulsing energy, exotic cars and high octane, edge-of-your-seat excitement – or not. This adaptation (barely) of the Need For [...]

Feature: 10 Best Films of the 1970′s.

March 13, 2014 // 0 Comments

With the recent critical success of American Hustle and with Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger joining forces for a new HBO pilot set in 1970s New York, the decade of Disco [...]

Theatre Review: Brassed Off!

March 12, 2014 // 0 Comments

Mark Herman’s 1996 film Brassed Off is brought to the stage by Paul Allen in this new adaptation. Like all good adaptations, Brassed Off does not just attempt to simply [...]

Theatre Review: The Threepenny Opera

March 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

Peter Rowe and Jenny Sealey have created an entirely unique take on The Threepenny Opera with this highly energetic production. The lives of the down and out beggars and [...]

Review: The Lego Movie (Lord & Miller, 2014)

March 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

Considering the enormous fan base LEGO® has built up over the years, it was evident that their first full-length feature film was going to be a success; however, what has [...]

Opinion: BBC3 – Why it should stay!

March 9, 2014 // 0 Comments

Earlier this week the BBC unveiled new plans to save up to £100 million in spending by 2016, including the axing of the digital channel BBC3, moving it entirely online to [...]

The Oscars | The real winner

March 5, 2014 // 0 Comments

This year’s Oscars like many before it, included mispronunciations, John Travolta we’re looking at you, a fall from Jennifer Lawrence and complaints from the masses that [...]

Oscars 2014: The results – LIVE

March 2, 2014 // 0 Comments

And so it begins. Hello and welcome to Platform Online’s rolling coverage of the 86th Academy Awards, live from the Dolby Theatre in the beautiful bubble that is [...]

Review: Her (Jonze, 2014)

February 26, 2014 // 0 Comments

“Guy meets Girl” is one of the oldest plots in cinema; it seems that almost every week we’re bombarded with trailers for the latest slight twist on this old theme, [...]

Review: Nymphomaniac (Von Trier, 2014)

February 26, 2014 // 0 Comments

With a title like Nymphomaniac, instant feelings and ideas pop into one’s head  about the extent of just how shocking it could be. When Lars Von Trier makes a film [...]
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