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Brad Pitt is one of the big names to draw audiences to apocalyptic films Photo: World War Z, Plan B Entertainment

I’m sorry but…apocalyptic movies are getting boring!

Jack Crutcher vents his frustration at world ending blockbusters

Marley was one of many documentaries released in 2012 Photo: Cowboy Films

Year In Film: 2012

Oscar Watkins looks at last year’s film landscape

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TOP 10 Films of 2012

A collection of our favourite films of this year

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McFly

McFly talk to The Mancunion about pop, strings and pseudonyms

The Cribs re-adjusted to life as a three-piece with In the Belly of the Brazen Bull.

Interview: The Cribs

Wakefield’s finest speak to music editor Joe Goggins about touring, recording and the essence of punk.

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The Playstation Network comes of age

Dylan Wiggan looks at the improvements Sony have made with the Playstation Network

No Doubt - Push and Shove. Photo: urbanicaMX

Review: No Doubt – Push and Shove

Interscope records; 2012
7/10

Radiohead delivered a career-spanning set at the Arena. Photo: Danielle Dalledonne

Live: Radiohead

A majestic set at the Manchester Arena showed why Radiohead remain the world’s most important rock band

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Who, what, when, ware…

A quick selection of the type of tracks you’re likely to hear over the next few months…

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“So, which Warehouses are you going to?”

A look at this year’s WHP series and what promises to be 12 weeks of pure, unadulterated messiness.

Pandemonium in Stratford caught the attention of the world. Photo: The Department for Media, Culture and Sport @Flickr

London 2012 – Not just a question of sport

Sophie James think the Olympics had plenty to offer for the film world.

'Look into my crystal ball': it's the future (possibly)

Five political predictions for 2012

Dust off your crystal ball, don your Mystic Meg wig, and prepare to swallow some wild speculation – here’s 2012 before it happens