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Our Kind of Traitor

Ewan McGregor and Naomie Harris cross paths with Stellan Skarsgård’s shady Russian oligarch in this post-Cold War spy thriller adapted from the novel by John le Carré.

Review

TV Catch Up: Billions

by Matthew Thompson

Billions sees U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades (Paul Giamatti) going after hedge fund manager Bobby “Axe” Axelrod (Damien Lewis) for insider trading and other improprieties used to gain his fund’s considerable wealth. 953 more words

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TV: Three Big Finales - The Leftovers, The Americans and Billions.

Series Finales:

The Leftovers (HBO)

The Leftovers ended it three season run with a moving and yes, satisfying ending universally heralded by critics as a masterful conclusion to a brilliant final season.  1,502 more words

The Goat, or Who is Sylvia at the Theatre Royal Haymarket review *****

The Goat, or Who is Sylvia

Theatre Royal Haymarket, 25th May 2017

I love the theatre. It wasn’t always so. Until relatively recently I confess I didn’t have the time or, more importantly, the patience to really grasp what it was all about. 721 more words

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‘Billions’ Season 2 Finale Recap: Victory

Last week’s time-jumping cat-and-mouse game was Billions’ equivalent of Game of Thrones episodes like “Blackwater” or “The Rains of Castamere”: a climax that comes in the penultimate episode so that the finale’s mopping-up operation has room to breathe. 1,407 more words

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