This latest English-language effort for Italian director Paolo Sorrentino is a philosophical, funny and ultimately moving film that muses on all manner of things; aging, loneliness, family, friendship, life and death. Featuring fabulous performances from Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel and an array of supporting players that include Rachel Weisz, Paul Dano and Jane Fonda, Youth […]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Objectivity in any review of Star Wars: The Force Awakens is a hard thing to achieve when you have spent your life as an avowed admirer of George Lucas’s cinematic universe. This seventh instalment comes amid much anticipation and I, as a fan, certainly had some reservations about Disney taking control of the franchise. Thankfully, […]

Triffid Christmas

A selection of images from the Triffid Roots Christmas Party featuring Good Oak and Friends – including Nat Dunn, Sahara Beck and Brad Butcher – have been added to the gallery.  

The Bélier Family

This delightful French musical drama-comedy has certainly created plenty of headlines – which have no doubt helped the bottom line considerably – and has apparently caused considerable consternation amongst France’s hearing-impaired community. Whilst it is hard to ignore the criticisms directed at the film, it seems as though much of the outrage is misdirected or […]

Sahara Beck @ Brewski

A selection of images from Sahara Beck’s solo show at Brewski in Caxton St on Sunday evening have been added to the gallery.


The latest instalment of this seemingly endless movie franchise, in which Daniel Craig makes his fourth appearance as super spy James Bond, is one that seems to very much reflect the sensibilities of director Sam Mendes. Far less action oriented than previous films – although there are still some ludicrously over-the-top sequences – Spectre is […]