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Daily Archives: 18th February 2013

Avoid becoming run down by managing your workload and minimising stress. Photo: CollegeDegrees360

Second semester stress busters

Say goodbye to stress and flu

Johnny Depp and Orlando Bloom in 'Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl'

A Year In Film: 2003

2003 may well have been a year of upheaval, but it was a cracking year for film!

Movie Poster for 'Side Effects'

Preview: ‘Side Effects’

Lucy Gooder previews Steven Soderbergh’s final directing venture, out on 8th March 2013.

Review: ‘Song For Marion’

Leo Mates reviews Paul Andrew Williams’ latest film

Still from 'A Liar's Autobiography'

‘A Liar’s Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python’s Graham Chapman’

This week’s Cornerhouse Pick should be a favourite with Monty Python fans. Andrew Home reviews

Legendary director Sir Alfred Hitchcock

Finally we flip the lens: The dethroning of Alfred Hitchcock

Jessie Cohen analyses the current obsession with getting to know the man behind the master of suspense


From the vault: Metallica – Kill ‘Em All

Thirty years on, Metallica’s incendiary debut continues to occupy a crucial place in metal history

Mrs. Carter world tour photo: wikipedia

What’s in a name?

Beyoncé’s world tour to be called ‘The Mrs. Carter Show’. Independent woman no longer?


Top 5: Food in film

Katie Palfrey serves up her favourite uses of food in film

Flea remains one of rock's most innovative bassists, thirty years since the Chilis formed. Photo: Tom Pandi

5 songs in the field of: Bassists

Five bass-driven classics, plucked straight from some of the greatest rhythm sections in history


Actor Profile: Jennifer Lawrence

Andriana Hambi looks at the burgeoning career of Jennifer Lawrence

20 Stories High's performance of 'Whole' at the Bolton Octagon. photo: Bolton Octagon

Preview – Whole

Ben Marshall previews the Bolton Octagon’s upcoming youth production ‘Whole’ and speaks to Julia Samuels, co-artistic director of 20 Stories High