If a movie is stripped down to its plot, the logic had better be watertight. This is transparently not the case here.
The film version of Paula Hawkins’ hit novel has moved settings from London to New York – and the protagonist’s drink of choice has changed as a result. Does that impact the wider story?
The US white working class fights back.
“He’s like an invisible shadow over the whole music business, the whole culture.”
My brothers were both warriors in Lycra, while what I did had no value whatsoever – and still doesn’t.
I confess to being baffled by Coetzee’s novel The Schooldays of Jesus.
As in the book series, the key moments are in the seemingly insignificant details.
Minoo Dinshaw’s Outlandish Knight revels in the life of an untypical historian.
In the age of the Kardashians and compulsive self-revelation, it is ever more important that art be allowed to speak for itself.
On the pop culture podcast this week: the Netflix documentary Amanda Knox, Solange Knowles’ album A Seat at the Table and ITV drama The Bletchley Circle.
It’s a horrible mix of the expected, misplaced righteousness and an added dose of sexism.
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