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Neil Davey

Neil Davey is a freelance writer who specialises in things you can do sitting down, such as travelling, eating, drinking, watching films, interviewing famous people and playing video games. (And catching the occasional salmon.) Neil is the author of two Bluffer's Guides (Chocolate, and Food, both of which make lovely presents, ahem), and, along with Stuart O'Connor, is a co-founder of Screenjabber. Neil also writes / has written for The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph, Square Mile, Delicious Magazine, Sainsbury's Magazine, Foodism, Escapism, Hello! and Square Meal.

Silent Characters on Screen

From Baby Driver to A Quiet Place, films including characters with hearing impairments are slowly becoming more represented in mainstream cinema

Must-see Gambling Inspired Movies

If you want to keep your brain glued to gambling, grab a gambling inspired movie

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Simon Rumley on Crowhurst

Tom Mimnagh chats with Crowhurst director Simon Rumley

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Small-Screen Jabber 11-17 August

Louise Bolotin looks at what's coming up on the box – including Mama's Angel, Disenchantment, Bollywood: the World’s Biggest Film Industry and Jamie Cooks Italy

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Don't mess with The Meg

Join the guys for a chat about the giant shark blockbuster The Meg, plus reviews of new home entertainment releases Peter Rabbit, Ready Player One and Blockers

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Poor

The Darkest Minds review

Wading through a sea of tired tropes and predictable plotting, offset only by the general quality of its cast, The Darkest Minds adds itself to the ever-increasing pile of incorrigibly generic young adult flotsam

Slammer Jabber August 9

Welcome to Slammer Jabber, this week looking at Raw, Smackdown, All in and more.

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Good

Peter Rabbit review

As someone who is only vaguely familiar with the source material – Beatrix Potter's The Tale Of Peter Rabbit and The Tale Of Benjamin Bunny – I would assume that this...

Small-Screen Jabber 4-10 August

Louise Bolotin looks at what's coming up on the box – including Angela Carter: of Wolves and Women, Taxi Tales, Hang Ups, and Jupiter Revealed