Category Archives: Cinema

What You Can Do To Make The Great Gatsby’s Opening Weekend A Success

This weekend sees the UK release of the eagerly awaited aggressively marketed Baz Luhrmann adaptation of The Great Gatsby. Do not see this film. If you want to experience and come to understand a skilfully created and meaningful, if perhaps over-praised piece of art, go out … Continue reading

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Lincoln: Film Review

This piece originally appeared on The more I think about it, the odder Lincoln seems. It is an unashamedly grandiose spectacle but one that is sentimental in all the wrong ways: an earnest re-telling of a true story but … Continue reading

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