The only way they know how to

Review by Sam Chambers Over the years, The Charlatans have had to learn a thing or two when it comes to overcoming adversity. In 1996 they lost founding member and keyboardist, Rob Collins, in a road accident. Then, just eighteen months ago, another original member, drummer John Brookes, sadly lost his three-year battle with cancer, […]

Dancing with Dupont

By Grace Liu Since 1913, Leicester’s largest entertainment venue has provided people across the country with just that: entertainment. From plays to concerts to Broadway musicals, De Montfort Hall has been a model representation of the diversity and originality that Leicester is so famous for. But did Dupont Dance Stage School manage to keep up […]

2 Broke Girls: And The Broken Record

Sassy attitudes and snappy one liners aren’t enough to salvage this filler episode, says Emily Paget. As the new season of 2 Broke Girls returns with a ‘booty call’ last Thursday, we’re left wondering what it was we just watched. It’s payday for the girls, Max and Caroline but it’s a stranger in their apartment […]

No Oscar for this sweet hell

Amina Osman reviews Home Sweet Hell Home sweet hell R(18), 98 min Available Online Bad actors, good storyline So it seems A. J. Buckley, producer of ‘Home Sweet Hell’ could have invented a good comedy drama but ended up burning its flavour through his choice of lead characters. Katherine Heigl and Patrick Wilson seemed as […]

Broadening its horizons a little too much?

    Review by Jessica Lambert Broadchurch… Or should I say, ‘Boredchurch?’ Let’s face it, the second series of the hugely popular ITV crime drama hasn’t been too successful with viewers, despite getting off to a flying start with its first episode. Anticipation for its return sky rocketed just before its release and viewers couldn’t […]