Film and Tv Reviews

'London Has Fallen' - The Film Review

Francesca Newman-Young | Posted 08.03.2016 | UK Entertainment
Francesca Newman-Young

I attended the VIP screening of Lionsgate's latest action thriller, London Has Fallen, last week at London's Ham Yard Hotel. It's taken me a while to do a write-up because I have mixed feelings about the film. On the surface, it's a great action film with incredible special effects, spectacular stunts and a great cast, but there were also moments which made me feel a little uncomfortable.

Book Review: Tariq Mehmood, You're Not Proper

Claire Chambers | Posted 31.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Claire Chambers

The literary world is currently witnessing a boom in Young Adult fiction, but the state of diversity in YA writing is dire. Fewer than three per cent ...

Great British Bake Off 2014 Episode Blog - Week 6

Joe Rivers | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Joe Rivers

Do you ever think that the people behind The Great British Bake Off might be running out of episode ideas? I only ask because episode six of the 2014 incarnation has as its theme 'European cakes', which sounds very much like a 5pm-on-a-Friday idea to me. Anyway, I can't be too concerned about that because my main concern is who is going to be my new baking hero following Norman's ignominious sortie last week.

Theatre Review: The Mistress Contract, Royal Court Theatre

Victoria Sadler | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

The Mistress Contract at the Royal Court is such a missed opportunity. The source material, a true story of a couple in the USA who've engaged in a sex services contract for the past 40 years, is fascinating but this stage adaptation is a disappointment.

BIC For Her Advert: As Sexist As Pink Pens (WATCH)

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

When the controversial pink BIC For Her pens hit Amazon, the site's users responded with a barrage of hilarious sarcastic reviews. But as the produ...