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Jimmy Kimmel Announced as 2023 Oscars Host – Can it Save the Future of the Award Show?

This past week, it was announced that Jimmy Kimmel will return as host of the 2023 Oscars, making it his third time hosting the event. This is yet another move in a series of decisions made by the Academy in order to combat the show’s decline in viewers. In 2021, an all-time low of 10.4 […]

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What Makes a Halloween Film?

What is the true essence of a Halloween film? What makes a film so intrinsically linked to this time of year? Whilst Halloween is a season to bask in the joy of fear, the tingling anticipation that arises in the moments just as you know you are about to be scared, the most notable Halloween […]

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Review: This England

This England, created by Michael Winterbottom, chronicles the mishandlings of the Covid pandemic by Boris Johnson’s Conservative Government. It concentrates heavily on the first lockdown, the failure to deliver adequate PPE and the disregard for care homes, culminating in the Dominic Cummings-Durham saga. The six-episode series is led by Kenneth Branagh, baring a questionable resemblance […]