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The rule doesn’t always hold good, but in a television drama a fairly reliable kitemark of quality when the opening credits list the cast and you’ve heard of them. The title...
The three-toed sloth moves at a maximum – that’s maximum – of 10 feet per minute. It’s thought to be the slowest animal in the world. While on a train hugging the north Kent coast...
"I just wanna know what I'm getting into," states FBI agent Kate Macer (Emily Blunt), not unreasonably, as she heads blindly down the rabbit hole. She emerges into a lawless land...
Revenge dramas are such a guilty pleasure - there's a vicarious thrill in watching a baddie being taken down in a way that we might wish to, but never would, in real life. And boy...
His style is probably too subtle to be described as causing anything as noisily obtrusive as a splash, but Barney Norris’s debut play Visitors certainly created significant...
“It’s good to be back in fucking Birmingham, but come a bit closer and let’s pretend it’s a rock ‘n’ roll gig,” called frontman Jim Jones from the stage of the Rainbow, before...
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Nicola Walker and Sanjeev Bhaskar lead stellar cast into the murky criminal past
Gripping melodrama reaches its conclusion
Lowering skies and endless storms in exploration of Celtic culture, history
Denis Villeneuve is at the helm and Emily Blunt at the fore of a brutal narco-war thriller
A not-so-Swinging Sixties in Joan Littlewood’s comedic yet fiercely political critique of so-called progress
Outstanding documentary on ice hockey and politics charts changing mood of Russia
The US indie rock band played a small gig that gave a big return
Evergreen punk blues man unveils his new band and tears the place down
Sublime, irresistible blend of dance, electro-swing and hot jazz
Massed Liverpool musicians climb Richard Strauss's mountain with aplomb
Passionate Bartók, but misplaced bravura in Beethoven and Haydn
The Polish composer well served by excellent performances but let down by poor programming
Brushed up Shakespeare in a sizzling new production
Lise Lindstrom steals the show as a sensual Strauss anti-heroine in concert
A deft chamber arrangement makes for an unusually intimate production
So much drama and emotion - an exhibition that pulses with life
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Where does freedom lie? Beautiful films that suggest ways to escape the humdrum life
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Balanchine and Cunningham get the Trocks treatment in second London bill
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