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RIP, Dolores O'Riordan (September 6th, 1971-January 15th, 2018)

It’s taken me a couple of days to even begin processing the sudden and (as yet) unexplained death of Dolores O’Riordan, who was such an idol of mine growing up. 281 more words

Wonderful Women

Fifteen Years Ago

On the 18th of January, 2003, huge parts of Canberra, Australia’s capital city, were hit by a massive firestorm. People died and many hundreds of homes were burnt. 11 more words


The Cadaver aka Sop (2006)

directed by dulyasit niyomgul
sahamongkol film

I have long wondered if one could fairly judge the quality of the acting in subtitled movies written and produced in a language not one’s own, or if the language gap and the distraction of reading the dialogue prevented accurate assessment of the performances. 250 more words

Winter 2017-18

10 Absolutely Legitimate, Scientifically Proven Reasons why Jennifer’s Body is Better Than Citizen Kane

By Jenn Coulter

In 2009, Karyn Kusama and Diablo Cody blessed the viewing public with the cinematic masterpiece Jennifer’s Body. Yes, you heard me correctly. 1,732 more words

Pop Culture

Florida Noir: Out of Time

Like Florida, Out of Time is laid back and easy, at least it starts off that way. We meet Banyan Key Police Chief Matt Lee Whitlock, a smooth Denzel Washington, as he makes his rounds one hot evening in the small coastal town. 629 more words

Film Reviews

Council Housing in Walsall, Part IV: from 1979 to the present

This is the last of four posts telling the story of council housing in Walsall.  Beyond any local interest, it reflects the dynamics of a wider national history of council housing.  1,952 more words