Have the Oscars Become Too Mainstream?

When the nominations for the Academy Award’s 2019 Best Picture award were released in January the film corner of Youtube shat itself. “Bohemian Rhapsody AND Black Panther have both been nominated for best picture!? What a joke!” They, and myself, ...

The Favourite (2019) Review

Olivia Colman, Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone deliver what will be some of this year’s most memorable performances. But great performances do not make a great film. Does The Favourite match its leads’ performances in quality? When weaving together a narrative, ...

Leeds United: The Bielsa Effect

By Bob Melling For those of my generation, crisis was a word that became synonymous with footballing titans Leeds United. The club dropped out of the top flight in the 2003-04 season, following a chaotic campaign blighted by financial ...