Inner Sanctum – the Pet Shop Boys at the Royal Opera House

Five out of five stars. The Pop Kids deliver with this thrilling concert in the unique surroundings of the Royal Opera House. Patron Wong wondered if he was watching an art installation at times such was the brilliant use of visuals from the very opening with the track 'Inner Sanctum' through to the closing crowd …

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Keanu

2 out of 5 stars What would’ve been an inspired comedic idea for a series of running sketches in a TV show is stretched out to make a feature length film and the seams show. That is not to say it isn’t funny or at least quite cute at times (the kitten is certainly the …

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Ghostbusters

3.5 out of 5 stars Judged as a remake-reboot, the new Ghostbusters is not bad at all: they have reinvented and nodded appropriately to the original’s storyline and structure and the call-backs and cameos are inspired and heartily welcomed by fanboys and girls alike, as they are done with sophistication and plenty of charm and …

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Ghostbusters

3.5 out of 5 stars Well-written, witty and, at times, laugh-out-loud hilarious (loved the 'my cat' gag!). Good fun for you film nerds out there to spot cameos from the original cast members (Bill Murray is the most obvious). Go, see, be entertained and well and truly suspend your disbelief.    

Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott at Somerset House

Four and half out of five stars. Somerset House - a risky venture for the Subtitled Friends.  Rain or shine? Well in this case the sun came out as did Paul Heaton's wonderful back catalogue - a great reminder of what a great songwriter the man is. From Housemartins via Beautiful South to Paul and Jacqui's latest …

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Richard III at the Almeida Theatre

Four out of five stars In the intimate surroundings of London's Almeida Theater, Ralph Fiennes is at the top of his game in this gripping production.What an actor, he is extraordinary in his range! And a chance to see the legendary Vanessa Redgrave - wow! The  cast and direction are flawless,  providing an interesting modern …

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