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Northern Soul sees Northern Soul (the film)

March 1, 2014 Comments Off on Northern Soul sees Northern Soul (the film)

It is a truth universally acknowledged that the Northern Soul scene has all the makings of a brilliant film.

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The Railway Man

The Railway Man

January 9, 2014 Comments Off on The Railway Man

Captured by the Japanese in 1942, Eric Lomax was sent to Kanchanaburi, Thailand where he and his fellow PoWs were forced to build the notorious Burma Railway which claimed over 100,000 lives.

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Rough Cut: the remake of a film that never existed

December 5, 2013 Comments Off on Rough Cut: the remake of a film that never existed

Nothing is real.

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The Deep

The Deep

July 16, 2013 Comments Off on The Deep

In March 1984, the Hellisey VE 503 fishing trawler capsized off the south coast of Iceland, leaving only one man, ‘Gulli’ Fridthórsson to survive the tragedy.

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I'm So Excited!

The Cornerhouse, Manchester, and I’m So Excited!

May 22, 2013 Comments Off on The Cornerhouse, Manchester, and I’m So Excited!

Fifteen months into living in Manchester and the Cornerhouse is already an old friend.

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The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby at The Cornerhouse, Manchester

May 22, 2013 Comments Off on The Great Gatsby at The Cornerhouse, Manchester

The Cornerhouse is a most appropriate setting for the opening of The Great Gatsby. The building, resembling a petite version of the Flatiron in New York, somehow feels like part of a forgotten era, reminiscent of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s comment on high society, with its tumultuous decadence and doomed love affairs.

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