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Gangs of New York (2002)

Dir. Martin Scorsese. Starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Leonardo DiCaprio, Brendan Gleeson

Gangs of New York is the movie that made me love movies, which is like saying that All That You Can’t Leave Behind is the album which made someone love music. 2,026 more words


New This Week: There Will Be Blood, Dracula Untold, Crazy/Beautiful, The Adventure Of Rocky And Bullwinkle, Lemony Snicket's A Series Of Unfortunate Events and Nightcrawler!

New this week on Presto

Highlights for the Week

41 new movies added to Presto this week, including Vacancy, The Boxer, Miss Pettigrew Lives For Days, Enemy Of The State… 1,307 more words


My Beautiful Laundrette, 1985, Stephen Frears

There have been numerous post-colonial portraits of the United Kingdom, most of which deal with the new class system and how they adapt to this transformed society. 1,531 more words


DVD Review: Big Game

Title:                         Big Game

Certificate:               15

Director:                   Jalmari Helander

Major Players:         Samuel L Jackson, Onni Tommila, Jim Broadbent

Out Of Five:              2.5

The line of cinematic Presidents of The United States stretches as far as you can see, from interpretations of real ones like Lincoln (Daniel Day Lewis), Nixon (Anthony Hopkins) and the collection in Lee Daniels’ The Butler.  448 more words

Jim Broadbent

September 2015 Goldsmiths Graduation Ceremonies

Our students recently took to the stage of the Great Hall to graduate in front of their peers, friends, family and our honorary graduates and Fellows.  389 more words


Top 10 Acting Performances

For this list, I have compiled my favorite acting performances of all time, whether it be in the supporting or main role.  All the actors on this list did amazing jobs with the roles they were given, and used their skills to change the landscape of cinema history. 569 more words

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How to Turn an Old Dress Into a Purse That Will Vindicate Your Life Choices to Your Entire Family

Ladies, if you’re like me, you’ve got a few dumpy numbers taking up much-needed space in your closet – maybe you went shopping in the peak of a manic episode, or haven’t yet purged the skirts from the year you spent wearing only orange, or hell, maybe a hobo stole a bridesmaid gown on your behalf as a last-minute wedding present during the five weeks you were engaged to that guy from RadioShack.* Whatever the case, you’re looking to refresh your style this fall and stop yourself from accidentally wearing those Granny-Bingo-Bags-Goes-To-Doctor-Prom dresses in public ever again. 831 more words

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