Reviews

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Black '47 review

Black '47 could be defined as a Western set during the Great Irish Famine. Its dark, gritty tone meshes well with the indictment of British policies of the time

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Fair

Black '47 review

A Western set in Ireland during the Great Famine, its gritty and dark tone mesh well with the indictment of British policies, but all too often characters and themes boil down to predictable tropes.

Do yourselves a favour

Join the gang for a bit of movie news plus reviews of new cinema releases A Simple Favour, The Little Stranger and The House with a Clock in Its Walls, and home entertainment releases Truth or Dare and The Goodies: The Complete BBC Collection

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The Little Stranger review

Lenny Abrahamson lends his adaptational talents to a 2009 ghost story novel, the result being a film that stands out with aplomb in a genre where it is increasingly difficult to be unique

Slammer Jabber September 20

Welcome to Slammer Jabber looking back at Hell in a Cell, Raw, Smackdown and more

Crazy poor critics

Join the guys for a chat about the demise of Henry Cavill's Superman, plus reviews of the new cinema releases Crazy Rich Asians and Lucky

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Small-Screen Jabber 15-21 September

Louise Bolotin checks out this week's top TV shows, including Killing Eve, Maniac, Michael Palin in North Korea and Defending the Guilty

Slammer Jabber September 13

Welcome to Slammer Jabber, this week looking at Raw, Smackdown, Hell in a Cell and more