A Very British Scandal- Season 2

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Russell T. Davies delighted us with A Very English Scandal in May 2018. Two and a half years later the show is back with a new writer, a new story, and a new name. Rebranded A Very British Scandal, in a nod to the fact that much of the action takes place north […]


Trouble in Palace Life: Royal divorces represent a cultural change

The Royal Family has a famously bad track-record when it comes to marriage, or rather, staying married. This reputation surely won’t be helped by the announcement that Peter Phillips, the Queen’s grandson, is separating from his wife Autumn; or by the announcement later in the same week that the Earl of Snowdon, the Queen’s nephew, […]

Film Reviews

Marriage Story

Truly an exposition of theatrical art, Marriage Story offers a genuine, realistic and human look at its subject matter that leaves a lingering trace. Central to the film are the writing and the lead performances by Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver, who both bring a subtle vulnerability to each of their characters. Perhaps most impressive […]