Posts Tagged “film”

Borgen and Elizabeth: how political leaders transform into Machiavelli’s Prince

by Stephen Tall on February 11, 2012

** WARNING — SPOILERS FOLLOW ** Borgen, the Danish West Wing ((C) All Media), has just finished its first series on BBC4, and it’s been a joy (notwithstanding the caveats I voiced a few weeks ago). And as the series (…)

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Accio 19th November… new Harry Potter film out

by Stephen Tall on September 24, 2010

Yeah, so I should probably grow up. Butfuckit, I’m already anticipating with relish the next dollop of celluloid HP courtesy of The Deathly Hallows Part I, the seventh film of eight, in Warner Bros adaptation of JK Rowling’s septet. (Makes (…)

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That Was it: This Is It reviewed

by Stephen Tall on November 1, 2009

A deluded tribute to a drugged-up man-child; or loving testament to a still-great entertainer? This Is It – the film of the rehearsals of the stage show for Michael Jackson’s never-to-be 50-concert series – falls between these two stools, and (…)

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