Articles tagged steve mcqueen

‘Hunger’ director explores Maze Prison hunger strike of ‘81

When he was 11, living with his mother in a West London flat, Steve McQueen saw the images on the TV news. There was the photograph

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20 Mar 2009 // 3:15 AM

Hunger

The focus of Hunger is emphatically the death of Bobby Sands, specifically, what happens to his body, viewed from a tragic outside and, to an imaginative extent, a determined inside.

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Sands’ Saga Makes One ‘Hunger’ For More

“The Troubles” - what a calm, contemplative way of describing the dire and often deadly confrontation between the government of England and the independence movement

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Prefab Sprout: Steve McQueen

Remastered by original producer Thomas Dolby, this 1985 sophisti-pop album remains a classic.

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Wanted: Dead or Alive: Season One

Occasionally patronizing, Randall isn't afraid to hit a girl or pull a gun on one if it's necessary.

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28 May 2003 // 12:00 AM

Nevada Smith (1966)

Walking away from violence, especially in a film set in the violent old West, delivers a powerful message.

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

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"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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