Thursday, April 27, 2017
Christina Bevan Once Upon A Time Review

TV Review – Once Upon A Time (5B)

If there’s one thing Horowitz and Kitsis do well it’s have fun with a fairy tale. And 5B has definitely been an enjoyable ride...

Film Review – Deadpool (2016)

Deadpool (2016) Directed by: Tim Miller Written by: Rhette Reese & Paul Wernick Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Ed Skrein, T.J. Miller, Morena Baccarin Runtime: 108 Minutes              On the way to...

Film Review – Spotlight (2015)

Spotlight (2015) Director: Tom McCarthy Writers: Josh Singer, Tom McCarthy Staring: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams Running time: 2h 8min Reviewer: Andy Millward   There is a sequence in Spotlight in which Rachel McAdams‘s Sacha...
South of Hell Christina Bevan

TV Review – South of Hell

With an insanely prolific producer (Jason Blum - Ouija, Sinister, The Purge), a tried and tested genre director (Eli Roth - Hemlock Grove, Cabin...

Review – Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) Directed by: J.J. Abrams Written by: Lawrence Kasdan, J.J. Abrams & Michael Arndt Starring: Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac Runtime: 135 Minutes The best thing...

Film review: Manchester by the Sea (2016)

Manchester by the Sea (2016) Director: Kenneth Lonergan Writer: Kenneth Lonergan Stars: Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler Runtime: 137 min I knew nothing about Manchester by the Sea when my friend booked...

Theatre Review – Sideways

Sideways By Rex Pickett St James Theatre, London Director: David Grindley Reviewer: Laura Shoebottom What do you get when you mix a lot of wine, two best friends and...

Obituary: Terry Wogan

Veteran radio and television presenter, Sir Terry Wogan has died after a short battle with cancer, aged 77. Wogan's career span five decades, hosting his...

The Importance of Music Education in Schools

The Ofsted report into music education in schools in the United Kingdom, published November 2013, reported that good music education “reaches only a minority...

Concert Review – Antonio Forcione & Adriano Adewale (606 Club)

I first saw the guitarist Antonio Forcione (an Italian living in London) shortly before my son was born - and my son is now nearly 18.  It was a...