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Is Tony Wilson even worth thinking about? Or 24 Hour Party People really sucks!

24 Hour Party People (2002) kept coming up in conversations I was having as I wandered around the UK, and so I have finally checked it out, although I am no fan of director Michael Winterbottom. This particular film with … Continue reading

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Keith Singleton’s “The Dummy” failing to slay cinema audiences due to a straight to DVD release

This 9 year-old film is a real shocker due to the dreadful cinematography and acting rather than the gore epiphanies it singularly lacks. Only a movie that was directed and produced by its main actor could have a lead this … Continue reading

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London when it sizzles….

Lynne Tillman and Tony White speaking and reading at Toynbee Studios last night proved to be the best event so far in the “Existential Territories” series of talks organised by Book Works. Tony chose to present himself very much as … Continue reading

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