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Classic film: The Big Lebowski (1998)

October 9, 2017 0

LA slacker and enthusiastic ten-pin bowler, Jeffrey ‘The Dude’ Lebowski’s (Jeff Bridges) life unravels after a strange case of mistaken identity. Drawn into a ransom deal alongside dodgy friend Walter Sobchak (John Goodman), easy going Lebowski becomes the centre point [Read More]

Film review: Wind River (2017)

October 9, 2017 0

HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALESMandatory Credit: Photo by CANNES FILM FESTIVAL/HANDOUT/REX/Shutterstock (8825676a) Jeremy Renner and Gil Birmingham Wind River – 70th Cannes Film Festival, France – 19 May 2017 An undated handout film still provided by the Cannes Film Festival [Read More]

Music: Our Recommendations

October 9, 2017 0

Jordan Rakei – Wallflower (Ninja Tune) At just 25, New Zealand born London based Jordan Rakei is a supremely talented multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, and producer, with the world seemingly at his feet. Wallflower is a big step-up from his previous releases, [Read More]

TV streaming: The Deuce – HBO

October 9, 2017 0

The Deuce – Season 1, Episode 1 — Pictured: James Franco. CR: Paul Schiraldi/HBODavid Simon’s The Wire has become legendary television, the Baltimore set series offering a humanistic portrayal of the gang members, drug addicts, cops and politicians that populate [Read More]

At the Movies: Our Picks

October 9, 2017 0

Blade Runner: 2049 (2017) Thirty years after the events in the first film, a new Blade Runner named K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long held secret that has ramifications for a weakening society. Early reports are good, this is a [Read More]

At the Movies: Our Picks

September 25, 2017 0

Wind River (2017) Taylor Sheridan’s scripts for Sicario and Hell or High Water have established him as the go to man for classic American drama, and with his directional debut he furthers this reputation, as Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen [Read More]

Classic Film: Dazed and Confused (1993)

September 25, 2017 0

It’s the last day of school at Lee High in Austin, Texas, and that means everybody’s celebrating in their own way, if you’re a senior you might be ‘hazing’ freshman, if you’re a stoner you’ll be getting high, no matter [Read More]

Music: Our Recommendations

September 25, 2017 0

Jet Jaguar – Grounded (Datadoor Records) Michael Upton, aka Jet Jaguar, has been releasing music since the 90s, and with this his fifth longplayer, continues to explore the ins and outs of chilled electronica. Always dreamy, yet also slightly awkward, [Read More]

TV streaming: Top of the Lake – China Girl

September 25, 2017 0

  By Paul Berrington While this second series of Jane Campion’s crime drama Top of the Lake doesn’t quite match the exceptional first series, it’s still a compellingly original mystery that’s miles away from the predictability of most shows within [Read More]

Film review: It (2017)

September 25, 2017 0

By Paul Berrington Director: Andy Muschietti Starring; Jaeden Leiberher, Finn Wolfhand, Bill Skarsgård, and Sophia Lillis Rating: 3.5/5 Something lurks in the sewers of Derry, Maine, an ancient evil that preys upon your deepest phobias, capable of shapeshifting into the monster of [Read More]

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