June 2004

Small Budget, Big Impact

The Cinematography Society’s showing at the City Screen proved that talent can overcome poverty. Alex Newhouse explores the sets and speaks to the actors behind their success

Dr. Michael Lembeck. Star. Nia Vardalos, David Duchovny, Connie and Carla

When a films’ hit-line is “when you follow your dream, there's no telling what you'll become”, you have every reason…

Harry Potter 3

Harry Potter is just one of the those books. Like Lord of Rings, Pride and Predjudice and any other work…

Roland Emmerich, Jake Gyllenhaal, Dennis Quaid, The Day Afer Tomorrow

If the world was going to end in a Ragnarok-scale snowfall, consuming all in its icy embrace, I’m sure the…

Depp and Dark Chocolate

Alex Newhouse sorts fact from fiction in Johnny Depp’s latest incarnation as Willy Wonka

Less than ordinary

Whilst in Leeds celebrating their hundredth UK gig, Less Than Jake talked to Justin Webber about touring, artistic integrity and the desires of murderous policemen

Th Complete Stone Roses, Fibbers

The crowd of teenage Indie kids wanting a glimpse into the arrogant euphoria the Stone Roses epitomised in the late…

Hidingplace, What If

Rob: I really, really like this. It sounds a lot like my favourite band Nickelback. Last night I wet the…

The Naked Apes, Extreme

Dan: This is genuinely dreadful. Rob: Like a Bon Jovi covers band… Dan: According to the press release, they’ve supported…

The Naked Apes, If You See Kay

Dan: Looks like it’s a double A-side then. Rob: This one is genius! Dan: It is a bit stunning, isn’t…

Razorlight, Golden Touch

Dan: ‘The girl with the golden touch’… it’s good to see more bands singing about handjobs. Dan: It’s also a…

Red Hot Chilli Peppers, City of Manchester Stadium

The Red Hot Chili Peppers lived up to their name and legendary reputation on Friday as they fired up their…