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Loving Vincent

Like an overly zealous parent desperate to show off its child, Loving Vincent begins with the boast that it took nearly a decade for 125 artists to complete the 62,450 paintings that make up the film. To be fair, Loving Vincent is committed to its gimmick, and the sheer artistic effort put into the film […]

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Loving Vincent

Loving Vincent: a film seven years in the making; a film that may never happen again; a film endeavouring to talk about one of the most famous artists ever to exist. In a way, however, this is Vincent Van Gogh in his own words – or rather, in his own work – as the filmmakers […]

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The Limehouse Golem

Let us begin, my friends, at the end: Londoners are still baying for blood and thus the show is not over. The horrific series of murders which fill this grand stage are performances cheaper, and more thrilling, than the East-End music halls in which they’re recounted. In this adaptation of Peter Ackryd’s novel, 1880s London […]