Star Wars Syndrome

The critical reception to the latest Star Wars blockbuster, The Last Jedi, has revealed something frightening. It is not a bad film - but does it does deserve the unanimous acclaim which it has received? A review in The Guardian called it a ‘an explosive thrill-ride of galactic proportions’ whilst a reviewer in The Times … Continue reading Star Wars Syndrome

We Need to Talk About Kevin

‘Everything in the world is about sex. Except sex, which is about power’. The words of Oscar Wilde, spoken by Kevin Spacey, in the role of Frank Underwood. Dramatic irony dictates that Spacey’s career now lies in ruin after a week of allegations have been made against him, ranging from intimidating behaviour to sexual assault. … Continue reading We Need to Talk About Kevin