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Television Review

TV Review: Being Human

Recipe for the average sitcom: take three or more main characters, all friends, all with contrasting personality traits. Add to a common setting in which they all interact – usually a house they all live in, a shared workplace, or […]

Movie Review

Movie review: It’s Complicated

Sex, drugs and a great cast make this film one of the funniest films I’ve seen in a long time. Meryl Streep (Jane) and Alec Baldwin (Jake) star in this hilarious romcom about a divorced couple who begin seeing each other again. There’s only one problem – Jake is married to the woman (25 years his junior) that he cheated on his ex-wife with.

Movie Review

Movie review: Where The Wild Things Are

This was one of those films that I wanted to see more out of pure astonishment rather than because I actually thought it looked good. The book which this movie is based on is very short and succinct, and I could not fathom how they had managed to take that simple tale and turn it into an hour and half long film.