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House of Cards Season 3 Trailer

He is back! Frank Underwood (Kevin Spacey) is back. Fresh from his win for Best Actor in a Television Drama at the Golden Globes, we are treated to the Season 3 trailer for House of Cards, and it looks like we’re in for a treat. Will this be the last season in what has been […]

2015 Golden Globes Award Winners

The Golden Globes! A place where film and TV meet and compete for attention. Last nights events saw some well deserved winners with Richard Linklater snatching up the Best Director award for Boyhood (which also won Best Drama and Best Supporting Actress for Patricia Arquette). Birdman took home Best Screenplay and The Dark Knight himself, Michael […]

Review: Boyhood

Richard Linklater is a director and screen-writer that is viable to court the title auteur, much in the same way as Tim Burton, Chris Nolan or Ken Loach. One could also add to that list John Michael McDonagh (Calvary) and Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel). Like them all, Linklater’s films are recognizable for their  thematic concerns and stylistic conceits. Also […]

Opinion: Binge Watching And Its Effect(s)

I’m sure many are aware of the eponymous trend that is the subject of this post.  Setting aside some time to watch your favorite shows back-to-back is fast becoming a ubiquitous practice in the age of DVD box sets and more recently Netflix.  More than that, it would seem that television networks have gotten wise […]