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Preview: Daphni and Floating Points at Ministry of Sound, Sunday 26 November

As part of the new stripped-back ‘In Stereo’ series at Ministry of Sound, some of the most talented producers in the industry are arriving to share their work on the Ministry’s custom built...

Wonder: ‘Will really hit you in the feels’

With the festive season hot on our heels, Christmas-themed films will be dominating both the silver and small screens. It’s often a time where little cinematic gems can sometimes go unnoticed, one of those...

Justice League: ‘A half-baked imitation of a bad impression’

In a shambolic outing for Ben Affleck’s Batman, Justice League is a mindless drudge. It’s fair to say that recent DC films have hit wide of the mark, perhaps with the exception of Wonder Woman this summer...

Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool: “a spark of brilliance for an otherwise tired genre”

Based on the memoir of actor and writer Peter Turner (played by Jamie Bell), Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool tells the story of his movie romance with Hollywood star Gloria Grahame (Annette Bening). It’s the...

Christian Scott at EFG London Jazz Festival: Experimental jazz with a modern feel

New Orleans trumpeter Christian Scott has always aimed to be both modern and rooted in the jazz tradition. His concert at the Electric Ballroom proved not only that he had achieved this ambition, but that it...