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Leave Nigella Lawson Alone!

There is no singular perfect human response to trauma. Continue reading

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The Great Gatsby

I finally went and saw The Great Gatsby at the pictures last night and I am glad that I did. First up, was it spectacular cinema?  What Baz Lurhmann film isn’t? Look at it this way, when you have more … Continue reading

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Hollywood Movie Data Machine Puts Bums On Seats

It had to happen.  Somebody who loves numbers invents a machine that can calculate exactly what ingredients determine a film’s success at the box office. Hollywood executives secretly love this, because they can use it to make more money. Screenwriters … Continue reading

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A Leaf of Unexpected Abundance

A Leaf of Unexpected Abundance.

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The Loneliest Planet

What is the loneliest planet?

This is a question which played by chance after watching writer/director Julia Loktev’s latest feature film, The Loneliest Planet. Continue reading

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SAFETY NOT GUARANTEED… But Laughs Are

SAFETY NOT GUARANTEED… But Laughs Are.

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SAFETY NOT GUARANTEED… But Laughs Are

It’s a quirky title, but the storytelling team behind this endearing off-beat comedy, Safety Not Guaranteed, take us on a ride into imaginative territory. Continue reading

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