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Films
 

Your Sister’s Sister

After acting like a drunk
 
 
Films
 

The Yellow Sea

When Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs opened to great furore at the 1992 Sundance Film Festival, the film was cruelly dubbed by a small number of unimpressed critics as “the most violent film ever made”. This was a label that...
 

 
Films
 

Young Adult

The well of creative output devoted to the high school experience (its social constructs, labour-camp rigidity, tribalism) seems bottomless. It remains the most accessible common denominator for all Americans: either the Hero’s...
 
 
Films
 

You Instead

By Jack Jones – When you look at the history of the Rock-Mockumentary, though admittedly a small genre, there is little to compare to the genius of This Is Spinal Tap. And while fans of this cult-classic spurt their favou...
 

 
DVD/Blu-ray
 

Your Highness Cinema

‘When in doubt, go for your dick joke’, Robin Williams once said in his ‘still funny’ period. If the Johnson-heavy dialogue of Your Highness is anything to go by, Danny McBride and his co-writer Ben Best must have penned the sc...
 
 
DVD/Blu-ray
 

You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger

The greatest shame about Woody Allen’s recent dip in form, perhaps now better described as a full blown plunge, is the manner in which it has tainted his achievements. The result of recurring rashes of revisionism which e...