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Film review: Peterloo

Film review: Peterloo

Based on the horrifying massacre of civilians by British troops at Peter’s Field in Manchester in 1819 (dubbed ‘Peterloo’ in mockery of the battle of Waterloo) Mike Leigh’s Peterloo is a lavish historical production. From the outset, the film’s production design is …read more

Film review: Widows

Film review: Widows

With his last film being the multi award-winning 12 Years a Slave, it’s fair to say that the expectation for Widows, the latest film from Steve McQueen, was fairly high. If you add writer Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl) and an incredibly talented …read more

Game review: Red Dead Redemption 2

Game review: Red Dead Redemption 2

Let me start by saying that this review will probably be one of my most celebratory of any reviews, and will at times reach borderline levels of compliment overload, that only the likes of Grandmas from Dudley have been known …read more

Album review: Neneh Cherry – Broken Politics

Album review: Neneh Cherry – Broken Politics

Those under the age of 20 probably won’t remember Swedish singer Neneh Cherry or possibly recognise her big hit “7 Seconds” (a collaboration with Youssou N’Dour which won an MTV Europe Music Award) from the mid-90s. Whilst her fans might have …read more

Game review: Lego DC Super-Villains

Game review: Lego DC Super-Villains

I think it’s safe to say that there have been more LEGO videogames than any other series on the market. It’s also safe to say that I’ve played way more of these games than any adult really should have… but …read more

Film review: Hunter Killer

Film review: Hunter Killer

Gerard Butler and Gary Oldman star in the new naval thriller, Hunter Killer. But can these super stars deliver on the action? Read on… The summer blockbuster season is here again and Gerard Butler is back on our screens  with… …read more

Game review: Mega Man 11

Game review: Mega Man 11

Mega Man is back with new adventures in Mega Man 11, but how does it stack up next to his tried n’ true titles of the past? Read on to find out… It’s been eight years since Mega Man 10, …read more