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Get Carter: Carter without Caine | Chris Neville-Smith's blog on theatre

Dark, well produced and well paced, and yet the most striking thing about Northern Stage’s Get Carter is not what is in Torben Betts’s adaptation, but what isn’t. 16 mots de plus


Rage Against the Dying of the Light

Back in the day when I was struggling against the odds on various fronts, I stumbled onto a piece of poetry that surprisingly  resonated with me.   822 mots de plus


Inception (2010)

A thief, who steals corporate secrets through use of dream-sharing technology, is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of a CEO. 68 mots de plus

Stonehearst Asylum aka Eliza Graves (2014) lacks the necessary insanity

Prologue. A lecture hall of a university somewhere in Britain at the end of the 19th century. An Alienist (Brendan Gleeson) wants to demonstrate to his students how to treat “hysteria” and for that reason, his assistants roll a young woman in a wheelchair into the hall. 923 mots de plus

WATCH: This Comic does a ridiculously good Owen Wilson impression... and a pretty strong Michael Caine

Anyone who’s ever fancied perfecting their Owen Wilson impersonation might as well give up now because this guy has absolutely nailed it.

US comic Peter Gilroy dons a blonde wig and a smart-casual shirt-jacket combo and brings the hippyish Zoolander star to life in this excellent clip. 240 mots de plus


EXCLUSIVE: Hygienic Hyenas

Hyenas are distant relations of cats. Very distant. But related nonetheless.

Now y’know the way cats are always licking themselves clean or applying a bit of spit-and-rub technology to their kittens. 306 mots de plus

Miss Congenitality

From sea to shining sea,
Like Lady Liberty,
She reigns over all she seeeeees,
She’s beauty and she’s grace,
She’s Miss United States…

Sixteen years and I still remember it.  8 mots de plus