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The Badger meets the Fox

The Badger - November 8, 2009

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Thirst

The Badger - November 8, 2009

South Korean Director Park Chan-Wook shot onto the world cinema stage with the middle part of his revenge trilogy Old Boy (2003), winning the grand jury prize…

Film & Theatre
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Up

The Badger - November 8, 2009

It will come as no surprise to learn that Pixar’s latest cinematic offering is outstanding. In fact it is hard to convey in words just how brilliant…

Film & Theatre
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Final Cut at Komedia

The Badger - October 24, 2009

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The Invention of Lying
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The Invention of Lying

The Badger - October 12, 2009

In an alternate world where everyone tells the absolute truth and has no concept of falsehood, one man, Mark Bellison (Ricky Gervais) discovers that he can lie.…

Film & Theatre
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(3) Films of Summer

The Badger - October 9, 2009

Yes, apparently summer 2009 has finished! Already! Mental. Here are three very good films from that short, largely cold and rainy period, which you may have missed:…

Film & Theatre
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No monkeying around here

The Badger - March 16, 2009

Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s film Three Monkeys is beautiful and captivating. Set in the dusty, hectic Turkish city Istanbul, the rushing trains and the honking cars lay in…

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A Royal Success

The Badger - March 9, 2009

[caption id="attachment_4363" align="alignleft" width="290" caption="The cast of The Young Victoria talk to The Badger"][/caption] I am sat in the rather grand and glamorous Mandarin Oriental Hotel in…

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Are you interested in film making?

The Badger - March 9, 2009

Well, if you are, this is the right article to read! The Brighton Filmmakers Coalition (BFC) is a hub for the local film making community. It is…

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Who watches the Watchmen?

The Badger - March 9, 2009

[caption id="attachment_4367" align="alignleft" width="290" caption="Watchmen"][/caption] It’s taken over 20 years for Alan Moore’s seminal graphic novel to reach the silver screen but Zack Snyder’s adaptation of the…

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Classy

The Badger - March 9, 2009

[caption id="attachment_4371" align="alignleft" width="290" caption="The class"][/caption] The Class is a compelling film based on the autobiographical novel by Francois Begaudeau about a teacher working at a school…

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The Oscars 2009 …a year for true winners

The Badger - March 2, 2009

“Too commercial and too much focused on the Hollywood star system...” This is how many people often find the Academy Awards. Besides Britain becoming the focus of…

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Brighton Sees film

The Badger - March 2, 2009

The launch event for this year's See Festival was a showing of a feature-length documentary made by two local film-makers, Corinna McFarlane and Robert Cannan. The subect was…

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“Dances with Love”- a night of short films

The Badger - March 2, 2009

The latest “Futureshorts” medley seems to have been scheduled to avoid mainstream audiences- well, families, the elderly, and those who have to clock in early the next…

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Gus Van Sant

The Badger - January 26, 2009

[caption id="attachment_3089" align="alignleft" width="285" caption="Film Editor Itchy Parkin talks to Gus Van Sant about his latest film Milk, those BAFTA noms he cares so much about and…

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Defiance

The Badger - January 26, 2009

Review: Defiance, 15, 137 mins. Director: Edward Zwick Starring: Daniel Craig, Jamie Bell The story of Defiance is a remarkable one, and the fact that it’s true…

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Seven Pounds

The Badger - January 26, 2009

Review: Seven Pounds, 12a, 123 mins. Director: Gabriele Muccino Starring: Will Smith,Woody Harrelson, Rosario Dawson Seven Pounds is a thought provoking film, though it may not capture…

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Slumdog hits the jackpot

The Badger - January 19, 2009

Review: Slumdog Millionaire, 15, 120 mins. Director: Danny Boyle Starring: Dev Patel, Anil Kapoo, Irfan Khan, Madur Mittal Looking at his CV, Danny Boyle hasn’t been the…

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Film (Brighton arts this year…)

The Badger - January 19, 2009

There seems to be a bit of a remake mania in 2009. Not only is Hitchcock’s The Birds being redone, but Ridley Scott is revisiting the Robin…

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Valkyrie

The Badger - January 19, 2009

Review: Valkyrie, 12A, 120 mins Director: Bryan Singer Starring: Tom Cruise, Bill Nighy, Kenneth Brannagh Tom Wilkinson, Eddie Izzard Valkyrie tells the story of the 1944 German…