January 24th, 2015

babadababadababadababada…“Not my tempo” babadababadababada…”Nope, still not my tempo” babada…”NOT MY MOTHERFUCKING TEMPO!” In our pursuit of perfection, are we justified to push the boundaries of what is deemed socially acceptable? This is a prominent theme that runs through Damien Chazelle’s […]


December 23rd, 2014

With the wintery chill sending the mercury plummeting and our teeth a chattering,we all seek the cosy confines of our local cinema to thaw out and banish away those wintery blues, for at this time of year, that succession of […]

True Grit

March 1st, 2011

Being a big fan of Coen Brother’s previous work I can only liken the punishing wait for one of their new films to the anticipation of waiting for Christmas day and I don’t mean meandering under the mistletoe whilst you […]


February 15th, 2011

The confessions of the title, nested cleverly within one another like Russian dolls, find their trigger when Mrs Yuko Moriguchi, a mild mannered Japanese high school teacher on the verge of quitting, calmly lectures her class on the value of […]