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  • Louder than Bombs – Review **

    There’s something about female war photographers that seems to attract Norwegian filmmakers. In 2013, Erik Poppe gave us the brilliant A Thousand Times Goodnight, mostly...

  • Stalky & Co [Tv] – Review ****

    Young literature about boarding schools is a British tradition that continues to this day, and one of its finest examples is Rudyard Kipling’s Stalky & Co...

  • Flatpack Film Festival – Arabian Nights – Review *****

    Note: This review encompasses all three Volumes of the Arabian Nights trilogy: The Restless One, The Desolate One and The Enchanted One Have you ever...

  • Criminal – Review ***

    The 80s were a great time for action thrillers. The 90s weren’t bad. Nowadays, as we escape the noughties into a decade no one dares...

  • Miles Ahead – Review ****

    After a successful Indiegogo campaign and six years in the making, actor and first time feature director Don Cheadle finally managed to sail his project...

  • Re-Animator – Blu-Ray Review ****

    There is, and always has been, a fine line between horror and comedy. Make something too horrific and the laughs will seem forced and out...

  • Eddie the Eagle – Review ****

    Biopics are hard things to get right, but picking a character so surreal it seems like a fantasy creation may well make it much easier....

  • Occupied [TV] – Review ***

    In its heyday, Fox’s 24 was the biggest show on television, must-watch for anybody remotely interested in American politics, adrenaline-fuelled action or Kiefer Sutherland’s furrowed...

  • Speed Sisters – Review ****

    If there’s a male dominated world par excellence, that would be car racing. Anyone who managed to go through all the Fast & Furious franchise...

  • Court – Review ****

    India’s official 2016 Academy Awards entry is probably one of the best foreign films from last year. With his debut feature writer-director Chaitanya Tamhane gives us...