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Review: Class is definitely not top of the class

2 years ago / 0 comments

New to BBC Three is a Doctor Who spin-off show, Class. The Doctor, Peter Capaldi, briefly visited the show in the first episode, but for the most part it follows five ‘unlikely’ teenagers attempting to ward off aliens. It follows the premise of Doctor Who entirely, except for the school … Read More

Is your taxi safe? License review reveals criminal convictions

2 years ago / 0 comments

Following a review of taxi licensing regulations, Leeds City Council has uncovered “a range of unreported convictions and police cautions” among the city’s taxi drivers, according to a report drafted for councillors. Previously, Licensing checks were carried out at the point of renewal or following a complaint, but the Licensing … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: The First Monday in May, a glance into one of fashion’s biggest events

2 years ago / 0 comments

As if real-world fashion flicks of recent years, from The September Issue to Dior and I, weren’t enough for those who love all things à la mode, Dogwoof Pictures’ latest production, The First Monday in May, is – without doubt – another obligatory addition to any fashionista’s watch list. Following … Read More

Review: One More Time With Feeling

2 years ago / 0 comments

On 8th September, Nick Cave released a film, One More Time With Feeling, to go alongside his new album Skeleton Tree. Daoud Al-Janabi gives us his take on Cave’s latest venture. As much as it’s about recording an album, or being Nick Cave, or anything else, One More Time With Feeling is … Read More

Strike a pose: Peek behind the offices of Vogue

2 years ago / 0 comments

In this new documentary, which aired last week, director, Richard Macer gains an exclusive look behind the doors of British Vogue magazine. As he reaches the fifth floor under the direction of the Condé Nast receptionists, while optimistically expecting a welcome from British Vogue’s editor-in-chief Alexandra Shulman, he is instead, … Read More

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Review

2 years ago / 0 comments

With tickets for The Cursed Child sold out until December 2017, I had to get my hands on the script that could potentially change my life. By that I mean surely there’d be a Hogwarts acceptance letter sitting in the play for me, or perhaps I was just about to … Read More

Review: MT’s Dogfight – A strong finale to a successful year

3 years ago / 0 comments

MT brings us its fourth show of the year, this time in the form of relatively new musical, “Dogfight”, based on the 1991 film of the same name. Set in 1963 in the midst of the Vietnam War, the story follows a group of marines on their final night in … Read More

Review: Hardcore Henry – Offensively bad

3 years ago / 0 comments

There’s nothing I enjoy more than a director experimenting with new techniques to better convey their artistic vision. Shot entirely from a first-person perspective, Hardcore Henry makes its unique selling point clear from the start. Unfortunately, it never really amounts to much more than a gimmick. The plot reluctantly follows … Read More

Acer Chromebook Review and Chrome OS impressions

3 years ago / 61 comments

I’ve got to admit, at first, I was a bit sceptical at the idea of having a completely web powered notepad but my first few hours with the chromebook have swayed me. As this is my first chromebook review, I’ll give my general impressions of the laptop’s build and then … Read More

Midnight Special – A sci-fi road movie

3 years ago / 0 comments

Two men, a little boy, a car and the night are the main elements Midnight Special starts its journey with. It opens with a few road movie clichés: a car, the road and its passengers escaping or heading somewhere. However, Midnight Special, as its title indicates, is special, and the … Read More