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Monday, August 5 2013

When a Fire Starts to Burn: ‘The Best Film You’ve Never Seen’

Robert K. Elder's impeccable knack for interviewing illuminates what makes 35 professional cinephiles tick in this essential book.


Wednesday, May 8 2013

Close to the Edgeland: An Interview with Underworld’s Karl Hyde

Karl Hyde's new album consolidates Underworld's lyrical themes through his own unique sense of place, crafting an album which celebrates a generation of British "un-identity". Here, Hyde discusses the album in vivid detail, including his fascination with cities, and the cultural schizophrenia of the modern generation.


Wednesday, May 18 2011

Underworld: Frankenstein:  Music From the Play

By summoning Underworld to score his production, Danny Boyle found the real key to his victory. While Frankenstein the play has its flaws, Underworld's score is largely remarkable.


Sunday, March 27 2011

National Theatre Live Shocks ‘Frankenstein’ Back to Life

Why did you create me? The plaintive question adorning National Theatre Live posters may echo critics’ question about the need for yet another in a long line of Frankensteins. Previous Frankensteins and monsters have been entertaining but less socially relevant. The National Theatre’s production, as directed by Oscar-winner Danny Boyle, to use a cliché, is Alive!


Sunday, April 12 2009

India Shining?: America’s Indian Moment

Perhaps Slumdog Millionaire is an elaborate, cinematic version of Bobby Jindal. Perhaps Western audiences have so deeply appreciated Boyle's film because it subtly reiterates a symbolic order that is as familiar as colonial conquest.


Monday, February 2 2009

Can ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ bank on a best song Oscar?


Dickens - Bollywood Style: Slumdog Millionaire (2008) (Short Ends and Leader) [21.Jan.09]
‘Slumdog’ Sizzles as One of Year’s Very Best (Short Ends and Leader) [18.Dec.08]
Boyle-ing Over (Short Ends and Leader) [19.Nov.08]
Slumdog Millionaire (Reviews) [12.Nov.08]
Sunshine (2007) (Reviews) [20.Jul.07]
Millions (2004) (Reviews) [23.Nov.05]
Millions (2004) (Reviews) [11.Mar.05]
28 Days Later (2002) (Reviews) [21.Oct.03]
28 Days Later (2002) (Reviews) [26.Jun.03]
The Beach (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Beach (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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