Category: Reviews

The Warrior Queen of Jhansi — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace cinemas

The Warrior Queen of Jhansi — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace cinemas

Review by John P. Harvey. As a girl, Manikarnika (Devika Bhise) marries the Indian city of Jhansi’s Raja (Milind Gunaji), ...
Flash Gordon — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace cinemas

Flash Gordon — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace cinemas

Review by John P. Harvey. Let’s get one thing out of the way: Flash Gordon is primarily neither an action ...
Summerland — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace Cinemas

Summerland — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace Cinemas

Review by John P. Harvey. Of the children evacuated from London during the Blitz of WWII, some are allocated temporary ...
A Call to Spy — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace cinemas

A Call to Spy — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace cinemas

Review by Michele E. Hawkins. In 1940 Britain, Prime Minister Winston Churchill instigated the creation of a secret wartime organisation, ...
[Gig Review] Sundown – The Gordon Lightfoot Story @ Braidwood National Theatre, November 15

[Gig Review] Sundown – The Gordon Lightfoot Story @ Braidwood National Theatre, November 15

Review by Rory McCartney Canadian Gordon Lightfoot is a folk/pop legend, with a string of big hits, particularly in the ...
ANTHONY KALE summons an ebullient ode to unrequited and barely bridled passion with MIRACLE

ANTHONY KALE summons an ebullient ode to unrequited and barely bridled passion with MIRACLE

Review by Vince Leigh Emerging Australian music artist Anthony Kale has enjoyed the encouraging experience of having two number ones ...
A Gift From Bob — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace cinemas

A Gift From Bob — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace cinemas

Review by John P. Harvey. James Bowen (Luke Treadaway) was on the streets for some years, leading up to the ...
Then Came You — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace cinemas

Then Came You — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace cinemas

Review by John P. Harvey. Annabelle (Kathie Lee Gifford), living in Nantucket, U.S.A., and widowed a year earlier, begins a ...
A new look LUCY SUGERMAN scintillates with semi-sassy pop daydream ditty I WANNA KISS BOYS COS I'M BORED

A new look LUCY SUGERMAN scintillates with semi-sassy pop daydream ditty I WANNA KISS BOYS COS I’M BORED

Review by Vince Leigh In 2019, Lucy Sugerman sold out her headline shows at Smith’s Alternative, opened for X-Factor winner ...
Adept song writing and a concordant voice typifies WALLACE MAIR and his ballad THIS IS PARADISE

Adept song writing and a concordant voice typifies WALLACE MAIR and his ballad THIS IS PARADISE

Review by Vince Leigh Wallace Mair grew up on the Mull of Kintyre, Scotland and has been performing since he ...