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James Gill


Animated Shorts Oscar Nominees

Eloise Wright and James Gill assess the nominations for the Best Animated Short Oscar


Review: You Were Never Really Here

If you saw Joaquin Phoenix bounding down a corridor wielding a hammer you would truly wish you were never here

Credit: Pixabay

United win a vital clash with Chelsea thanks to their Lin-guardian angel

Lukaku getting a goal AND an assist against a top-six side? Nah mate you’re having me on

Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Dolly Parton donates 100 millionth book to children

Dolly Parton’s ‘Imagination Library’ reached a stunning milestone on Tuesday

Photo: unknown author@ Wikimedia Commons

United withstand a Sevilla test in the Champion’s League

Jose Mourinho’s side get a key clean sheet away from home

Photo: Neil Turner @flickr

Lukaku bags two as Mourinho takes the bus to Yorkshire

‘This game is a prime example of why VAR shouldn’t be used in competitive games’ – The Sun, probably

Photo: Allociné

In conversation with Andrey Zvyagintsev

Andrey talks about where his love of film began and his views on how it is to be an artist in Russia, and jokes about his upcoming comedy about Manchester United

Photo: thierry ehrmann@flickr

Hunter S. Thompson – in memoriam

“Where everybody’s guilty, the only crime is getting caught”

Photo: Chad Kainz @flickr

Seven audiobooks worth a listen

A different way to enjoy literature

Photo: @wikimediacommons

A Smalling dive helps Newcastle leap to 13th

Newton’s Third Law finding it’s way into football


Review: Black Panther

Director Ryan Coogler creates a dazzling superhero movie with a deep revolutionary and racial debate


Review: Loveless

Zvyagintsev uses a crumbling marriage as a metaphor for the country as a whole