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Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty at The Empire, Liverpool

As a huge fan of Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake I was admittedly incredibly excited at the prospect of going to see his interpretation of Sleeping Beauty at The Empire this week, and  Bourne’s company New Adventures did not disappoint. For those who are … Continue reading

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Skyfall *****

Rumoured to be Craig’s final appearance as the iconic English hero, and with critical acclaim from sources as diverse as Empire and the Vatican’s very own newspaper L’Osservatore Romano, the latest Bond installment has delighted fans the world over. Directed … Continue reading

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Barcelona ****

Barcelona is Whit Stillman’s first studio-financed film and follows the story of Ted and Fred, two Americans abroad looking for love in the Spanish city. The film is based on Stillman’s own experiences in Spain during the 1980s and is … Continue reading

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Valentines: Corporate Cheese or Real Romance?

Valentines Day. Some of us love it, and others hate it. Some argue that it is a day of romance, and others that it is a corporate holiday, designed for the card companies (and restaurants, flower shops, chocolate companies, etc) … Continue reading

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