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A Review of ‘A Star Is Born’

A Review of ‘A Star Is Born’

Arts, Film, Opinion October 20, 2018 at 6:25 pm Comments

Lady Gaga shines, while Cooper also shows he’s got some real talent behind the camera.   You know him as the last member standing of the Guardians of the Galaxy, or as the boring one fromRead More

Doctor Who: The Ghost Monument – A Review

Doctor Who: The Ghost Monument – A Review

Arts, ASM, Books, Opinion, TV October 16, 2018 at 12:00 pm Comments

Doctor Who: The Ghost Monument   The Ghost Monument certainly picks up the pace, but doesn’t seem to be sure which direction it wants to go in.   Well… I was right, this definitely would haveRead More

“Oh, I have a parasite!” – A ‘Venom’ Review

“Oh, I have a parasite!” – A ‘Venom’ Review

Arts, Film, Lifestyle, Opinion October 13, 2018 at 3:53 pm Comments

The newest Marvel “superhero” film has just aired at our very own Commodore cinema – Ruben Fleischer’s interpretation of the comic book character, Venom. Now, some of you reading this might be familiar with other reviewsRead More

A review of ‘Doctor Who: The Woman Who Fell to Earth’

A review of ‘Doctor Who: The Woman Who Fell to Earth’

Arts, Film, Lifestyle, Opinion, TV October 10, 2018 at 8:20 pm Comments

Jodie Whittaker’s performance saves a script that is, unfortunately, a little bit all over the place. So here we are again, first time since 2010. Not just a new Doctor, but a whole new TARDIS crew,Read More

Ariana Grande’s ‘Sweetener’ is a little taste of what you need!

Ariana Grande’s ‘Sweetener’ is a little taste of what you need!

Arts, ASM, Lifestyle, Music, Opinion October 7, 2018 at 10:33 am Comments

In the wake of tragedy, Ariana Grande makes a triumphant return to the music scene with her fourth LP Sweetener. This is her latest venture produced by the brilliant Pharrell Williams, who has worked with Beyoncé,Read More

The White Album – 50 Years On

The White Album – 50 Years On

Arts, Music April 4, 2018 at 1:48 pm Comments

Perhaps the most experimental and artistically intriguing of The Beatles’ albums is their 1968 offering, ‘The Beatles’, best known today as The White Album. Coming off the success of their 1967 masterpiece Sgt Pepper’s Lonely HeartsRead More

80 Days: A Most Wise Purchase, Monsieur

80 Days: A Most Wise Purchase, Monsieur

Arts, Games November 21, 2016 at 3:22 pm Comments

SEVERAL hours had passed. The sunlight that once illuminated the cabin had shrunk to a mere shimmering speck above our heads, casting only the faintest of rays down through the glass canopy. The air had grownRead More

Lego Movie: A love letter to a toy company

Lego Movie: A love letter to a toy company

Arts, Editors' Pick, Film, Local February 20, 2014 at 5:20 pm Comments

LET’S be honest. Most people assumed The LEGO Movie would be a lazy, juvenile, cynical cash-in. I was always hopeful for one major reason; they hired the joint writing & directing team of Phil Lord andRead More

Cloudy with a chance of puns (2!)

Cloudy with a chance of puns (2!)

Arts, Film, Local November 5, 2013 at 8:00 pm Comments

AS MUCH as I would love to fill this review with succulent, juicy and finger-licking good puns, I will save you the constant wincing as you watch as I attempt to crowbar as many terrible foodRead More

Prisoners: a tragedy and maze of events

Prisoners: a tragedy and maze of events

Arts, Film, Local October 14, 2013 at 11:00 am Comments

LAST FRIDAY it was my turn to take on the task of reviewing of this week’s film at the Commodore. I must admit, I made a lot of assumptions based on the trailer. I expected a dark,Read More