Author Archives for

July 2019 articles

The Lion King ‘live action’ remake is a solid cover version but one that’s outshone by the classic
The Lion King ‘live action’ remake is a solid cover version but one that’s outshone by the classic
The Lion King (PG); Dir. Jon Favreau; Three Stars All together now: “Naaaaaaaaants Ingonyamaaaa…”. There are few opening lines that [...]
July 19, 2019
Equus at Trafalgar Studios review: A fresh take on this sexy, horse-blinding drama
Equus at Trafalgar Studios review: A fresh take on this sexy, horse-blinding drama
Everyone knows Equus as the play about the boy who gets off on riding horses.  It follows Alan Strang, a [...]
July 19, 2019
Britain’s Intelligence and Security Committee urge next Prime Minister to prioritise Huawei decision
Britain’s Intelligence and Security Committee urge next Prime Minister to prioritise Huawei decision
The British Parliament’s Intelligence and Security Committee (ISC) has warned the next Prime Minister that if they do not quickly [...]
July 19, 2019
‘Faulty thought process’: Trump lashes out at Fed – again
‘Faulty thought process’: Trump lashes out at Fed – again
US President Donald Trump renewed his attack on the Federal Reserve today, saying it is due to a “faulty thought [...]
July 19, 2019
ii view: Microsoft results put shares in the clouds
ii view: Microsoft results put shares in the clouds
By Keith Bowman from interactive investor. Technology behemoth Microsoft is now far more than Windows and Word, evidenced by latest results. Fourth-quarter results [...]
July 19, 2019
The director of Super Mario Brothers makes her first feature in 26 years and it’s not what you’re expecting
The director of Super Mario Brothers makes her first feature in 26 years and it’s not what you’re expecting
Tell It To The Bees (15); Dir. Annabel Jankel; 2 Stars Based on the novel by Fiona Shaw, Tell It [...]
July 19, 2019
Government launches review into Britain’s financial rules ahead of Brexit
Government launches review into Britain’s financial rules ahead of Brexit
The City’s financial rules are set to be reviewed by the government ahead of Britain’s departure from the EU. While [...]
July 19, 2019
Making Noise Quietly is a war film that forgoes guns and explosions to focus on those left behind
Making Noise Quietly is a war film that forgoes guns and explosions to focus on those left behind
There are many dramas about the devastation of war as viewed by those on the front line. Fewer, however, look [...]
July 19, 2019
Homebase closes in on Bathstore takeover
Homebase closes in on Bathstore takeover
Homebase is set to buy struggling retailer Bathstore after the UK’s largest bathroom specialist fell into administration three weeks ago. [...]
July 19, 2019
City of London pledges plastic waste cut
City of London pledges plastic waste cut
The Square Mile’s policy-making body has vowed to cut down on its use of plastics at The Mansion House and [...]
July 19, 2019