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The Awakening – Trailer, Film

The Awakening – Trailer

The Awakening is the chilling new supernatural thriller from Nick Murphy, starring Dominic West (The Wire, 300), Rebecca Hall (The Town) and Oscar-nominee Imelda Staunton (Vera Drake).

By | Film | Tuesday, 20 September 2011 at 1:28 pm

Straw Dogs – Trailer, Film

Straw Dogs – Trailer

A married couple return to their small hometown to prepare the wife’s family home for sale. Once there, tensions build in their marriage and old conflicts re-emerge with the locals leading to a violent confrontation.

By | Film | Tuesday, 20 September 2011 at 10:00 am

Checan: ‘Expect more musical debauchery from me’, Arts

Checan: ‘Expect more musical debauchery from me’

In June, 19-year-old producer Checan was invited to a studio session in the build up to Sheffield’s Tramlines music festival. The studio was Ross Orton’s, a highly respected Sheffield musician and the pair spent a day working on a track.

By | Arts, Music | Tuesday, 20 September 2011 at 6:00 am

The Smurfs – Trailer (With Katy Perry Intro), Film

The Smurfs – Trailer (With Katy Perry Intro)

Audiences everywhere are in for a Smurfy good time as the Smurfs make their first 3D trip to the big screen in Sony Pictures Animation’s hybrid live-action and animated family comedy, The Smurfs.

By | Film | Monday, 19 September 2011 at 4:26 pm

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: Exclusive Interview With John Hurt, Film

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: Exclusive Interview With John Hurt

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6’s echelons.

By | Film | Monday, 19 September 2011 at 3:34 pm

The science behind ‘Torchwood’: Morphic Fields, Arts

The science behind ‘Torchwood’: Morphic Fields

Viewers of television series ‘Torchwood: Miracle Day’ will have heard Captain Jack Harkness (John Barrowman) mentioning the term “morphic fields”. The premise for the latest series of the science fiction programme, which finished last week, was that the human race stopped dying because of external forces controlling the laws of nature.

By | Arts | Monday, 19 September 2011 at 1:27 pm

I Don’t Know How She Does It – Trailer, Arts

I Don’t Know How She Does It – Trailer

Sarah Jessica Parker, Greg Kinnear, Pierce Brosnan, Olivia Munn and Christina Hendricks star in I Don’t Know How She Does It, a comedy from director Douglas McGrath (Emma, Infamous) and producer Donna Gigliotti (The Reader, Let Me In).

By | Arts, Film | Sunday, 18 September 2011 at 6:00 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘The God Complex’, Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘The God Complex’

Toby Whithouse returned to the writer’s chair with an episode that examined faith and in particular Amy’s belief in the Doctor.

By | Arts | Sunday, 18 September 2011 at 1:34 am

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy – Trailer, Arts

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy – Trailer

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6’s echelons.

By | Arts, Film | Saturday, 17 September 2011 at 10:00 am

A quick chat with Deetron, as Phonica Records turns eight, Arts

A quick chat with Deetron, as Phonica Records turns eight

Deetron is a Swiss native with an impressive history, having been entrenched in the house and techno worlds since the early nineties and still going strong. A highly-skilled DJ as well as an accomplished and well-respected producer, Deetron will be appearing in Heidi’s Jackathon room at the huge 8th birthday celebration for London-based record shop and label Phonica. Here he enlightens me on his history, imparts some advice to youngsters and touches on the importance of Phonica Records.

By | Arts, Music | Saturday, 17 September 2011 at 6:00 am

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