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Sport, TV

Amazon Prime Premier League Fixtures – Redux

I’ve repeatedly tried to explain why the Premier League was foolish to package...

Films

Final Thoughts on the 2019 London Film Festival

Every year for the London Film Festival, I either see a whole load of films, or I...

Films

LFF: The Irishman

I saw The Irishman at one of the satellite screenings that the BFI has tended...

Films

LFF: La Belle Epoque

La Belle Epoque is a high-concept romantic comedy with a top-notch cast.  ...

Films

LFF: Official Secrets

Official Secrets could easily be paired with The Report, in that it tells the true...

Films

LFF: Earthquake Bird

The Earthquake Bird of this film’s title is said to be the bird sound you...

Films

LFF: Uncut Gems

The London Film Festival has a tradition of showing a surprise film each year. They...

Films

LFF: Luce

Luce is a really interesting piece. Luce (Kevin Harrison Jr) is a High...

Films

LFF: The Report

The Report is a film that tells the story of how Daniel J Jones and the US Senate...

Films

LFF: The Lighthouse

The Lighthouse feels like it’s one of the more important films in the London Film...

Films

Joker

Breaking up the run of London Film Festival titles, Joker is a new film from...

Films

LFF: To The Ends Of The Earth

To The Ends Of The Earth is a delightful little film...

Films

LFF: The Climb

OK – I confess that I bought tickets for the The Climb on the...

Films

LFF: Seberg

Note: The next few entries will be devoted to the recent London Film Festival. Normal...

Films, Internet

Flixster Transition to Google Play

A few weeks back I noted that Flixster would be closing soon and had written to me to say...

Technology

The Pricing of Apple TV+

Apple has announced that it’s upcoming TV service will cost £4.99 in the UK (and...

Technology

News Twitter Feeds and Inky WHAT E-Ink Display

For some time now, I’d been meaning to create a little display that shows me the...

Technology

Powerbeats Pro Review: with an Android Phone

TL;DR Excellent sounding and superb fit; but some significant connectivity and...

Books

Confessions of a Bookseller by Shaun Bythell

One of the funniest books I read last year was The Diary of a Bookseller, which in diary...

Books

Swag by Elmore Leonard

I’ve recently begun a rewatch of perhaps the best TV adaptation of Elmore Leonard...

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