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Feline good: Northern Soul chats to A Street Cat Named Bob

March 21, 2017 Comments Off on Feline good: Northern Soul chats to A Street Cat Named Bob

When celebrities attain a certain level of fame, they are known for demanding outrageous ‘riders’.

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Review – T2: Trainspotting, Danny Boyle Q&A, HOME, Manchester

February 1, 2017 Comments Off on Review – T2: Trainspotting, Danny Boyle Q&A, HOME, Manchester

It beggars belief but it was 20 years ago that Danny Boyle and his team introduced a special preview screening of Trainspotting to a sold-out crowd at Manchester’s Cornerhouse.

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Neville Smith A Retrospective

Neville Smith in Retrospect: curator Andy Willis talks to Northern Soul

January 9, 2017 Comments Off on Neville Smith in Retrospect: curator Andy Willis talks to Northern Soul

If the name Neville Smith doesn’t ring a bell, you’re entirely forgiven.

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Review: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

November 29, 2016 Comments Off on Review: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Here’s a sobering thought: the last of the Harry Potter films was released back in July 2011, meaning that today’s young Potter fans may never have seen any of the original series in a cinema. 

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One More Time With Feeling

Film Review: One More Time With Feeling

September 21, 2016 Comments Off on Film Review: One More Time With Feeling

It was with some anxiety that I entered the cinema to watch One More Time With Feeling. I’d never felt nerves prior to a film before.

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Barry Adamson

Composer and musician Barry Adamson talks to Northern Soul

July 30, 2016 Comments Off on Composer and musician Barry Adamson talks to Northern Soul

On Barry Adamson’s new album, Know Where to Run, there’s a track called Cine City. It’s brassy, vivid, edgy, dramatic and propulsive – in short, highly cinematic. Its title, though, is meant as a nod in two different directions.

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Odeon Manchester

Think you know cinema in Manchester? Think again

July 7, 2016 Comments Off on Think you know cinema in Manchester? Think again

In the world of cinema and film, something exciting is happening in Manchester.

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Marguerite

Film Review: Marguerite

March 17, 2016 Comments Off on Film Review: Marguerite

One of first foreign films I fell in love with was the 1981 French classic, Diva.

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Infernal Affairs

Crime films: Hong Kong Style in Manchester

February 2, 2016 Comments Off on Crime films: Hong Kong Style in Manchester

Many of you will have seen The Departed by Martin Scorsese for which he won his only Oscar. Fewer of you will know that the story for the film was ‘borrowed’ from a 2002 Hong Kong crime thriller called Infernal Affairs directed by Andy Lau and written by Felix Chong.

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Kylo Ren, The Force Awakens

Review: The Force Awakens

December 23, 2015 Comments Off on Review: The Force Awakens

Obviously, expectations for this new Star Wars film have been sky-high.

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