Month: November 2010

Films

127 Hours

A new Danny Boyle film is always something to get excited about. 127 Hours closed the recent London Film Festival, and is Boyle’s...

Films

The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet’s Nest

And so we reach the third and final part of the Millennium trilogy. But before I get onto this film, a couple of things that irritated me...

Radio

Ofcom’s Broadcast Code Review

Sometime towards the end of the year, Ofcom should be reporting back on some changes it’s making to its Broadcast Code – the...

Books

The War For Late Night

Occassionally, when you delve into the non-Sky branded movie channels with names like True Movies or Movies 4 Men, you might have come...

Films

Stone

Robert De Niro can be an annoying actor. He’s made so many brilliant films in his career, and yet, so often these days, you feel...

Misc

What’s An Ad In Your Social Media Stream Worth?

It’s a Friday today, and for a few of my colleagues here at work, that means free coffee. Let me explain. Vida e Caffé is part of a...

Misc, Photography

Exhibitions

Here’s a picture that doesn’t feature the portrait of anybody at all, but that I took outside the National Portrait Gallery....

Photography

Pictures From The Last Week Or Two

The Cowboy Junkies were great at Union Chapel on Tuesday. More photos here. More photos from Sheringham here. This actually forms a cutdown...

Music, Radio

Classical Music Downloads

Let’s revisit an issue from a few years ago. In 2005, BBC Radio 3 presented the first in their now regular “Experiences”...