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Review: Call Me By Your Name

To say a film seems effortlessly beautiful feels like a backhanded compliment, but that’s exactly how Luca Guadagnino’s Call Me By Your Name strikes...

Remember This: Shock Treatment

To any musical fan, the song titles ‘Sweet Transvestite’, ‘The Time Warp’ and ‘Dammit Janet’ are all unmistakable hallmarks of the 1975 classic The...

What’s the hype with Stranger Things?

I know, and I’m sorry.   Sorry that all of you have been sucked into the mediocre world of simple plots and boring conclusions. Sorry that...

Review: The Death of Stalin

Secret dealings, cabinet reshuffles, political scheming... Armando Iannucci’s first major project since his departure from Veep in 2015 could easily be another of his...

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...
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Review: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

There were a lot of good films at this this year’s BFI Film Festival; too many to count. Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri, the...

Remember this: The Red Shoes

When we think of British cinema as a movement, it is easy to look no further than social realist dramas of Ken Loach and...

Remember this: The Before Trilogy

The year is 1994. The location: a train from Budapest to Vienna. And the players: two amorous strangers with a penchant for lengthy musings...

Mr Robot returns

If walking back into a show like Parks and Recreation is like being greeted back into a warm world full of old friends, coming...

Review: Rick and Morty Season 3

Rick and Morty has been, from the beginning, a fantastically funny show that showcases cartoons’ unique brilliance perhaps even better than South Park or...