In a land of deep darkness, two bickering boy scouts compete for the honour badge while chasing an abstract taxidermist who leaves behind a trail of unpopular sculptures with evocative music playing in the background. 15 more words
Following the mysterious disappearance of several curtains, five friends drape themselves in fabric, get asymmetrical haircuts, see their future written on a bathroom wall and embark on a musical odyssey of fashion faux pas and hit songs spanning nearly two decades. 38 more words
by Sabrina Z.
One of my favorite things to learn about when I was a child was Dinosaurs. My mother bought me different books about dinosaurs, including some that were probably written more for adult learners than eight or nine-year old children. 715 more words
When several angry passengers in third class get tired of the food, Captain America tries to upgrade them to first class, but Ed Harris sends Tilda Swinton, an army of axe-wielding henchmen and one unlucky fish to stop them while a post-apocalyptic ice age rages outside. 22 more words
Review of The Sancy Blood Diamond: Power, Greed and the Cursed History of One of the World’s Most Coveted Gems. Susan Ronald. TLS May 5 2005
This is a pretty good example of the capsule reviews I started out contributing to the TLS.
Capsule reviews impose a certain discipline on the reviewer – longer word counts allow more opinionating and grandstanding. 411 more words