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Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)

When it’s on: Monday, 26 January (11.10 pm)
Channel: Film4
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The Underworld franchise is contained within that strange hinterland of mid-budget film works that nobody especially loves yet make enough money to guarantee sequels, a bit like the… 789 more words



Finally that age-old question has been answered: what would it look like if you made a feature film using wooden puppets instead of actors. And I can tell you, the result isn’t pretty. 379 more words


Midnight in Paris

Bewitching, beguiling, and bedazzling, Midnight in Paris is a warm, effortless European valentine; an optimistic exercise in wish-fulfillment; a fizzy fantasy with all the effervescence of vintage champagne. 525 more words


Mediocre 'Imitation'

While I think overall this film deserves the praise that it’s gotten, it has a treacly pseudo-patriotric feel as if it were promoting LGBT inclusion in the armed forces. 189 more words


Far from the Madding Crowd Trailer Starring Carey Mulligan, Tom Sturridge

How did I miss this trailer when it first came out? This is my favorite Hardy novel and one of my favorite love stories. 

Film & Television

5 reasons why everyone should be talking about 'Masters of Sex'

Based on the true story of sex researchers Bill Masters and Virginia Johnson, Masters of Sex is an under-the-radar masterpiece.

That’s not to say that the Showtime series hasn’t been well received. 910 more words

Stories and Music for a Christ-haunted People

Last year I heard an interview with the fine British actor, Micheal Sheen, about the Passion Play, “The Gospel of Us” in which he played the Christ figure, “The Teacher” in venues around Port Talbot, a steel town in south Wales and Sheen’s hometown, at Easter 2012. 669 more words

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