Tag: Oliver Chris

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Film Review: White Widow (2023)

A pleasingly good cast, including Oliver Chris and Rory Fleck Byrne, can’t save White Widow from its…

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News: National Theatre Live announces Dear England with Joseph Fiennes and VANYA with Andrew Scott, set to release in cinemas across the UK and Ireland

The National Theatre today announces two new National Theatre Live productions that will be released to audiences…

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TV Review: Breathless

I finally get round to catching Jack Davenport delivering illegal abortions ITV-style in Breathless “Hey presto, welcome…

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Film Review: Living (2022)

Bill Nighy really is superb in the deeply melancholic Living “Maybe he’s just decided he’s had enough”…

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News: all-star cast revealed for fifth annual Platform Presents West End Gala

The game of Consequences – drawing an image, turning over the page to hide it and passing…

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TV Review: Maternal

Excellently cast and grippingly pertinent, Maternal is a worthy addition to the pantheon of British medical dramas…

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My 10 favourite shows of 2022

1 Dictating to the Estate, Maxilla Social Club 2 Age of Rage, Barbican 3 Jack Absolute Flies…

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TV Review: The Crown Series 5

Imelda Staunton dons the headgear but series 5 of The Crown feels like it is damaging the…

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TV Review: Motherland – Last Christmas

With Anna Maxwell Martin and a shirtless Oliver Chris, Motherland – Last Christmas is a real festive…