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2016 or Annus Horribilis

2016 in no particular order: Television Halt and Catch Fire Quarry Flowers This Is Us Hap and Leonard Game of Thrones Brain Dead The Young Pope Black Mirror Stranger Things BoJack Horseman Fleabag The Get Down Better Call Saul Lady … Continue reading

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Youth

It’s sad to say that Paolo Sorrentino may have already made his masterpiece in ‘The Great Beauty’ a film that would be hard to top in anyone’s book. His latest ‘Youth’ can’t reach the same highs but none the less … Continue reading

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The Revenant

Based on a true story Inarritu’s ‘The Revenant’ won’t be to everyone’s taste, Birdman this isn’t. Regardless of whether you have heard the stories of the grueling shoot it matters not as you can see the conditions through the actors … Continue reading

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens (contains spoilers)

So has it been long enough for you all to reflect objectively? Or are you all still going to jump on me when I say that Star Wars: The Force Awakens just wasn’t that good. Not only did it feel … Continue reading

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Dan Mangan and Blacksmith – Club Meds.

Dan Mangan returns with his new band Blacksmith and the superb album ‘Club Meds’ the title referring to ‘the idea that we’re all on vacation from having to be honest with ourselves – that sometimes it’s easier to medicate than … Continue reading

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Review of the Year – 2014 (in no particular order)

Raid 2 Grand Budapest hotel Lego movie Blue ruin Wolf of Wall Street Mistaken for strangers Dallas buyers’ club Her 20000 days on earth Mobius The Congress St. Vincent His golden messenger-Lateness of Dancers Drive-by truckers-English Oceans Afghan Whigs-Do to … Continue reading

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Dallas Buyers Club

A question posed in the latest series of ‘Community’ asks a class of film students: Nicholas Cage is he good or bad? A question there is, according to the comedy show, no answer to. We as a cinema audience are … Continue reading

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