Film review, SHAME from Built For Speed

Shame is sure to divide both audiences and critics.  Some will see it as a mesmerizing depiction of urban anomie and perverted desire; others will think it’s a boring, pretentious load of cobblers.  Few will dispute, though, that Michael Fassbender gives a sensational performance in the lead role. Fassbender plays a slicked-back, square-jawed corporate type named Brandon who also happens

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Film review: THE ARTIST from Built for Speed

Following Hugo, The Artist is the Second film this Oscar season to revel in nostalgia for the silent movie era.  The Artist doesn’t just talk about silent film as a lost art, however, it is itself a silent film shot in black and white in the pre-war square film ratio with subtitled dialogue and virtually no on-screen sound except for

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Built For Speed: Playlist, Friday 10th February 2012

BUILT FOR SPEED: PLAYLIST, FRIDAY 10TH FEBRUARY 2012  1.    THE CLOUDS – Here now. 2.     BLOOD RED SHOES – It’s getting boring by the sea 3.     WILD FLAG – Romance. 4.     JONATHON WILSON – The way I feel. 5.     PINK FLOYD – Another brick in the wall. 6.     THE POGUES – Body of an American. 7.     JOHN FOGARTY – Fortunate

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