Elle (2016) - Review

James Giles
in Entertainment

Dutch provocateur Paul Verhoeven has long been a film-maker I admire; I first saw Robocop (1987) at about 10 years old, having previously only seen family/children's fare, and it kick-started my true ...

Green Lantern Review

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Title: The Green Lantern MPAA Rating: PG-13 Director: Martin Campbell Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Peter Sarsgaard Runtime: 1 hour 54 minutes What It Is: Hal Jordan (Reynolds) is one of the ...

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang is Hollywood Noir and Irreverence At Its Best

Rich Monetti
in Entertainment

I’ve now seen Kiss Kiss Bang Bang three times. A lightly noir dark comedy, I still cannot trace all the threads back and forth to tie the plot together without help from Wikipedia. So even if this Sha...

'Survivor' Contestant Reveals Trans Bigotry, Apologizes, Is Fired

Christina St-Jean
in Entertainment

Employees have been known to be fired in the past for having views that do not align with those of their company. Survivor season 34 contestant Jeff Varner, who was unanimously voted off the island in...

The History of Anne Bonney and Mary Read

Frank White
in Culture

As closely as historians can determine, the story of Anne Bonney and Mary Read started in an English port town in the 1680s when a comely, "young and airy" sea wife gave birth to a robust baby girl. T...

5 Feel Good Movies For When You're Feeling Bad

Stefanie Ratzker
in Buyer's Guide

For me I look to the 1980's for the handful of movies that make me feel good for when I feel bad. Perhaps it is because, like the 1980's, we are living in a world of uncertainty of foreign policy issu...

Game of Thrones Season 7: My Expectations

Sam Manford
in Entertainment

“When you play the game of thrones, you win or you die. There’s no middle ground.” With such a grim theme, and a moral scale that range from the saintly to the monstrous, one can understand why the Ga...

King's Speech Review

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Title: The King’s Speech MPAA Rating: R Director: Tom Hooper Starring: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter Runtime: 1 hour 51 minutes What It Is: The story of how England’s King George th...

Greatest Bisexual Superheroes

Anthony Gramuglia
in Culture

In recent years, there have been tons of gay and lesbian superheroes coming out of the closet, but bisexual superheroes seem to be less common. In fact, you can even be excused into believing that the...

Fast and Furious 8 Movie Review

Robert Cain
in Entertainment

Released: 12th April 2017 (UK) Length: 136 Minutes Certificate: 12A Director: F. Gary Gray Starring: Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Tyrese Gibson, Chris Bridges, Nathal...

Goodnight, "Dave's Mom"

Christina St-Jean
in Entertainment

A late night talk show seems an unlikely place for homespun Indiana humor, yet it was the place where the most famous of late night show moms, Dorothy Mengering, became an unwitting star. Dorothy Meng...