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Inside Llewyn Davis

Loosely inspired by, rather than religiously based on, the memoirs of celebrated folk singer Dave Von Ronk Inside Llewyn Davis is a quintessential Coen Brothers’ film. As only they can achieve the film manages to be everything ...
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Piano

If you’ve never seen The Piano, Jane Campion‘s multi-award-winning, wind-swept love story from 1993, Studiocanal might just have put an end to your excuses with a new, lovingly assembled disc that features an imposs...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Muscle Shoals

Greg Camalier’s debut feature, Muscle Shoals, charts the unlikely story of a sleepy Alabama town that emerged as the creative epicentre for a signature sound coveted by some of the greatest musicians of all-time. Remarkably the...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Good Vibrations DVD Review

Just the title, Good Vibrations, conjures up images of 1960s’  Beach Boys’ California sun and surf, or post-Woodstock hippy love and peace, but it is a much bleaker setting of 1970s’ Belfast that this story of...
 
 
 
 
 
 

All You Need Is Love: The Beatles

Originally broadcast as part of Tony Palmer’s groundbreaking and hugely ambitious fifteen hour long series, All You Need Is Love: The Story of Popular Music, the critically acclaimed British director’s superb segment on The Bea...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Leonard Cohen: Bird on a Wire

Lost for more than 38 years Tony Palmer’s breathtakingly beautiful recreation of the original 1974 film, ‘Leonard Cohen: Bird on a Wire’, follows the musician, poet, and novelist during his lengthy and at times fractious tour a...