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Manchester by The Sea (2016) Film Review *Spoiler alerts*

Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) is a loser, living a life in a small town that involves being a half-arsed handyman and getting into bar fights. Then his brother Joe (Kyle Chandler) dies and he has to try to pull himself … Continue reading

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Shameless vs Shameless – TV Review

From the estates of Manchester to the projects of Chicago, Shameless tells of the Gallagher family. A group of six kids aged from two to twenty with an absent mother, a severely alcoholic father and how they get by – … Continue reading

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Awards Season 2017

Oscars 2017 Actor in a Leading Role Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea) Andrew Garfield (Hacksaw Ridge) Ryan Gosling (La La Land) Viggo Mortensen (Captain Fantastic) Denzel Washington (Fences) Actor in a Supporting Role Mahershala Ali (Moonlight) Jeff Bridges (Hell … Continue reading

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Films by Country

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Films by Year

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Good Vibrations (2012) MIFF Film Review

Ireland/UK 103 mins Set in the 1970s and into the 80s, Good Vibrations shows how Terri Hooley (Richard Dormer), a pacifist who couldn’t stand the way the Troubles was dividing his countrymen, opened a record store and discovered punk. Thanks … Continue reading

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Fresh Meat -TV Review

A group of students starting at Manchester University, each unable to get accommodation in halls, are placed randomly together in a share house. There’s a mysterious student who lives upstairs who no one has seen; a cool, rock chick who … Continue reading

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