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  • Alfred Webster’s great legacy at Lansdowne Church

    WestEnders who have visited the new Webster’s Theatre at the famous Lansdowne Church building at Kelvinbridge may pause to remember the man who has given the theatre its name – Alfred Alexander Webster (1883-1915), writes Ruth Allen....

    • Posted 4 years ago
  • Grandmaster: Mesmerising, utterly beautiful

    From deep-sea drama in Black Sea to the communication problems of the social media age in Men, Women and children, emotions are running high this Christmas – just don’t miss out on the “mesmerising” Grandmaster, writes Ruth Allen. THE GRANDMASTER (15) (Director:  Wong Kar-wai;...

    • Posted 4 years ago
  • The Drop: James Gandolfini swansong a must catch

    Intelligent and stylish, crime thriller The Drop features excellent performances from Tom Hardy and the late James Gandolfini, writes Ruth Allen. THE DROP (15) (Run time: 106mins; Director: Michaël R. Roskam; Cast: Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, James...

    • Posted 4 years ago
  • The Imitation Game: Benedict Cumberbatch as the enigmatic Alan Turing

    Benedict Cumberbatch is superb in this engrossing yarn about the brilliant life and tragic death of Alan Turing, writes Ruth Allen. THE IMITATION GAME (12A) (Run time: 114mins; Director: Morten Tyldum; Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode,...

    • Posted 4 years ago
  • The Possibilities Are Endless: Edwyn Collins’ incredible story

    Intimate and life-affirming, The Possibilities Are Endless offers a rare immersive experience, writes Ruth Allen. THE POSSIBILITIES ARE ENDLESS    (Run time 83 mins;  Directors: James Hall, Edward Lovelace; Cast: Edwyn Collins, Grace Maxwell, William Collins, Yasmin Paige). Synopis:...

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  • Leviathan: Love and betrayal on an epic scale

    Haunting and thought-provoking, this is an epic tale about why bad things happen to good people, writes Ruth Allen. LEVIATHAN (15) (Run time: 140mins; Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev; Cast: Aleksey Serebryakov Elena Lyadova, Vladimir Vdovichenkov, Roman Madyanov, Sergey Pokhodaev...

    • Posted 4 years ago