only angels have wings (1939): review

Posted by on March 24, 2017 in , ,

Outside of the movies, Howard Hawks led the life of a high adventurer. He served with the Army Air Corps during World War 1 and his daredevil pursuits including big game fishing with Hemingway and hunting with Faulkner. He became a prop man at Paramo ...Read More

it happened one night (1934): review

Posted by on March 24, 2017 in , ,

The 1930s; what a decade - the rise of national socialism, continued fallout from the Wall Street Crash & dust storms in the American prairies. Perhaps it’s no wonder than that when confronted with such testing times, one of cinema’s greatest gen ...Read More

On Our Playlist: New Music

Posted by on March 23, 2017 in ,

Out this week, all of the records that you need on your shelf this week in one handy place. Check out the albums that get our fopp stamp of approval below. The Jesus & Mary Chain - Damage & Joy Fronted by the Reid brothers, Jim and Wil ...Read More

Glitterbeat records

Posted by on March 20, 2017 in ,

Glitterbeat is built upon sounds and artists that transcend cultural preconceptions and genre specificity. Music throughout the world is now part of a digitised and intersecting conversation that does not follow predictable and easily delineated ...Read More

the fits: review

Posted by on March 20, 2017 in , ,

Moving in the wake of Moonlight, Anna Rose Holmer’s film further enhances the cinematic depiction of ordinary black lives. Here, we meet Toni (Royalty Hightower), an 11 year-old boxing enthusiast who attempts to join an all-girl dance team in her n ...Read More