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The Lemmy Died For Our Sins

It’s Saturday, 9 p.m. You sit alone in your halls. The phone buzzes. Upon the luminescent screen in golden letters appear the word: ‘Lemmy?’ It’s...

What’s the hype with Love Actually?

It was with a tremendous surprise to me that, when researching Love Actually, I found that it came out in 2003 to mixed reviews....

Winter Wunderland: Does English football need a winter break?

For so many of us football fixtures are just another part of the Christmas holidays. Boxing Day would just be 'the day after Christmas'...

Remember This: Cabaret

It’s a warm summer’s day in a beer garden, two men, who until now were at odds, toast to the future and share sweet...

Review: Thor: Ragnarok

It’s become a cliché now to describe something as fitting into a rich tapestry. Even in film franchises, the phrase is overused to describe...

University: screen vs. reality

You’ve probably heard a lot about university: sex, drugs, rock ‘n’ roll and the rest of it. Is it really no work and all...

Review: Dunkirk

Most war films show us battles, give us context, surround us in politics. Dunkirk does none of these. Dunkirk is a film that is...

Review: Shin Godzilla

Of the countless Godzilla-related films made in the past 60 years (trying to track down an actual number for them is futile), it goes...

Review: Mindhorn

Richard Thorncroft (Julian Barratt) once had it all: the perfect girlfriend, the perfect car, the perfect hair, probably a pretty perfect paycheck, and a...

Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 begins with a tough act to follow. It’s predecessor broke out in the best way possible. Space opera...