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Pride (2014)

Temperature: Warm
Well if someone has told me this happened on 1980’s I would have said bullshit, but is based on a true story. This is one of this stories that are charming and inspirational to watch. 664 more words


CHANNEL 4 Drama is where the innovation is at!

TV has now long been whipping cinema’s arse with its thematic innovation, original writing and memorable performances, and as the year draws to a close with the release of Channel 4’s Black Mirror: White Christmas, which aired on the 16th December, we feel it’s about to time to pay homage to the channel’s excellent array of drama. 1,218 more words


"Let's go resurrect my dead girlfriend."

Misfits (2009-13) is a British TV series that I’ve never seen. However, a simple search on the Internet for zombie cheerleaders led me, first, to… 1,138 more words



As a regular film-goer, I know that for the majority of cinema outings, when a character sneakily slips the title into a sentence, audiences tend to snigger with in-on-the-joke satisfaction. 507 more words

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'This is England' (2006) ✞

‘This is England’ – directed by Shane Meadows, is set in the 1980’s and follows Shaun (played by 13 year old Thomas Turgoose) a boy growing up in the coastal town Grimsby, who is suffering from the recent death of his father, a soldier who fought in the Falklands war. 534 more words

This Is England

This Is England (Shane Meadows, 2006) is a story about a troubled, young boy called Shaun (Thomas Turgoose) who becomes friends with some ‘skinheads’. The film portrays the quickly changing life of young Shaun as he grows from being bullied, to a racist bully himself. 374 more words