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Dull Margaret by Jim Broadbent & Dix

Last month I was fortunate enough to attend the Hay Festival where I had the opportunity to listen to Jim Broadbent talk about his first foray into fiction. 467 more words

Book Reviews

An evening with Jim Broadbent

Oscar-winning actor Jim Broadbent will be signing copies of his debut graphic novel, Dull Margaret, in London later this month. 115 more words


Reeling: The Art of Spectacle

This week: Magic Mike XXL, Moulin Rouge, and The Greatest Showman all revel in the theatrics of cinema, both new and old.

Magic Mike XXL  401 more words

Reeling: A Column About Film

Epic Irish movie set in The Great Famine, Black 47 in Irish cinemas 7th September

The Irish feature film, Black 47, directed by Lance Daly (Kisses, Life’s A Breeze) will go on nationwide release on Friday 7th September, with previews scheduled for the previous weekend, 31st August, 1st September and 2nd September. 417 more words

Culture & Arts

Mary And The Witch's Flower

With the ending of Studio Ghibli’s reign as anime studio supreme, it seems many believe Studio Ponoc should be its natural replacement. Mary And The Witch’s Flower is the first film from Ponoc, and it naturally showcases many of Ghibli’s most vibrant qualities, however, being in the shadows of what came before it, Mary And The Witch’s Flower struggles to commandeer past its unnaturally high expectations. 246 more words


Moulin Rouge: The Review

Director: Baz Luhrmann
Cast: Ewan Macgregor, Nicole Kidman, Jim Broadbent, Richard Roxburgh
Plot: Struggling writer, Christian (Macgregor) moves to Paris and ends up getting involved in a cabaret bar where he falls for dazzling courtesan, Satine (Kidman). 963 more words

Reviews From The Past

Mary & the Witch's Flower

Year: 2017
Directed by: Hiromasa Yonebayashi
Cast (English dub): Ruby Barnhill, Jim Broadbent, Ewen Bremner, Lynda Baron, Louis Ashbourne Serkis, Morwenna Banks, Teresa Gallagher

Written by Sarah Buddery… 442 more words