Tag : Twilight

Ten Years On: An Ode to Twilight

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With this week marking ten years since Twilight first premiered, Paige Johnston offers her take on the teen-favourite franchise. Ten years have passed since Twilight graced our screens, entered our hearts and created a hoard of vampire and werewolf-loving teenage girls who fawned over Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner. They … Read More

Some of the best love stories literature has to offer

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We all love a good love story. A good romance to keep us happy and hopeful. There have been some amazing love stories in literature over the past few decades, so here are a few to get yourself in the Valentine’s Day spirit. Me Before You (and After You) – … Read More

TV | Freeview Flicks of the Week – A 40 Year Old Virgin, X-Men & 21 Jump Street

5 years ago / 0 comments

Our weekly LSi best freeview flicks picks are here! MONDAY – The 40 Year Old Virgin (ITV2 21:30) Steve Carell is one of the funniest actors working in the industry today, a man who is one of the kings of American comedy and will steal your hearts in Judd Apatow’s … Read More

TV | Star-Crossed – A desperate attempt at an extra-terrestrial Twilight

5 years ago / 0 comments

Congratulations go to the production team of Star-Crossed for their valiant attempts to sandwich not only every American high-school stereotype, but also every alien-invasion cliché into a mere forty-two minutes. It was a heroic task indeed, and one which they largely succeeded in. The series charts the romance which blossoms … Read More

Books | A cheat's guide for Valentine's Day

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LSi Valentine’s Day reads for… The slightly masochistic lover: Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë You may think you know the story from the various adaptations and Kate Bush song, but aside from the passionate love between the rugged Heathcliff, a man after my own heart, and the gentle Cathy, there … Read More

TV | Dracula – The Perfect Halloween Viewing

5 years ago / 0 comments

Never has the initial sight of the papyrus font given me such low expectations for a Victorian vampire drama. From the token beginning shot of Jonathan Rhys Meyers’ glistening body rising out of steamy waters to the slo-mo sword fight on top of a Victorian roof, Sky’s Dracula was a … Read More

Film | Freeview Flicks of the Week (23-9/09)

5 years ago / 0 comments

There’s always a wide selection of great films available on Freeview. And seeing as staying in is the new going out, TV presents the ideal opportunity to catch up on what you might have missed in the cinema. Plus, it saves you spending your student loan on DVDs and rentals. … Read More

New Review: The Radleys by Matt Haig

6 years ago / 0 comments

  If you’re still waiting for Edward Cullen to grow up, you need to read The Radleys says Catherine Brett. Matt Haig, a former University of Leeds student, somehow manages to twist the vampire legend into a modern story with a gritty edge in this surprising gem of a book. … Read More