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FILM REVIEW: Spotlight (2015)

"Everyone’s a reporter." That’s the saying nowadays. Thanks to so called ‘Citizen Journalism’, every Tom, Dick and Harry with a mobile phone who luckily happens to be at the right place at the right time, is now unofficially considered the…

The Oscars: Why Britain Isn’t Best

The Oscars has never really interested me, the choice of films up for nomination tend to be too similar and the hype seems over justified. This year’s best film, Birdman, by Mexican Director Alejandro González Iñárritu was one of the more…

REVIEW: Nebraska

Ashley Bebbington reviews one of the cinematic highlights of the year in Nebraska. Nebraska - the new film from film-maker Alexander Payne - is a touching, minimalist story about the lengths people will go to for their family and the…