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PREVIEW: Joe

Director: David Gordon Green Writing Credits:  Larry Brown (novel) and Gary Hawkins Cast:  Nicholas Cage, Tye Sheridan, Gary Poulter UK rating: 12A certificate UK release date: 25th July ________ Words by Jonathan Glen. Follow him @joffglen  David Gordon Green’s Joe was constantly compared to Jeff Nichols’ Mud before its release. But having your yet to be […]

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PREVIEW: Subvert presents… Dantanna, Culture Dub Orchestra, Malarky + DJ Christy @ Wagon & Horses, Fri 25th July

Subvert Soundsytem return to the Wagon & Horses in Digbeth tonight (Fri 25th July), presenting live sets from Dantanna, Culture Dub Orchestra & Malarky, with DJ Christy. The night runs from 9pm to 3am with a £5 door charge. Champions of the DIY party scene, Subvert reportedly started out as ‘a pair of JBL Control […]

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PREVIEW: Monty Python Live (mostly)

Director: Aubrey Powell Writing Credits:  Monty Python Cast:  John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Michael Palin – with archive footage including Graham Chapman UK rating: 15 certificate UK release date: Various Monty Python Live (mostly) is broadcast across UK cinemas today – being shown at the Electric Cinema tonight, with further ‘encore’s on July 24th, Aug 3rd & Aug 14th. The final performance from […]

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PREVIEW: Simmer Down Festival ’14 @ Handsworth Park, Sun 20th July

  Simmer Down Festival returns to Handsworth park tomorrow (Sun 20th July), running from 12:30-7:30pm. Admission to the festival site, as well as access to all the acts performing, is free and open to ages. ‘Birmingham’s biggest FREE international reggae festival’ comes back to Handsworth Park, the site it has held for five consecutive terms, for what […]

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