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Film Review: Natalie Stendall reviews Lion

The trailer for Garth Davis’s debut feature Lion would have you believe it’s a schmaltzy, sentimental story about home and family, writes Natalie Stendall.

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Theatre Royal seat dedicated to the Chuckle Brothers

Theatre Royal seat dedicated to the Chuckle Brothers

To commemorate The Chuckle Brothers’ 50th year in pantomime, a seat has been dedicated to them in the Theatre Royal Nottingham’s

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Hit '90s TV show Crystal Maze, famously hosted by Richard O'Brien, is coming back

Start the fans please! Crystal Maze set to return to our screens

Big news in the TV world this morning as Channel 4 has announced that hit ‘90s show Crystal Maze is coming back to our screens.

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Nottinghamshire singles being sought for Channel 4’s Naked Attraction

Nottinghamshire singles being sought for Channel 4’s Naked Attraction

Channel 4’s Naked Attraction is back for a brand new series and is looking for Nottinghamshire’s bravest singles to apply.

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Film Review: Hunt For The Wilderpeople

Film Review: Hunt For The Wilderpeople

Irreverent buddy comedy Hunt For The Wilderpeople lapped up awards on the 2016 festival circuit and it’s easy to see why, writes Natalie Stendall.

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UPDATED: Celebrities who died in 2016

UPDATED: Celebrities who died in 2016

It seemed that a week didn’t pass without the tragic death of another famous face in 2016 - this week included.

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DVD review: The Young Pope

DVD review: The Young Pope

Santa’s still on duty after Christmas Day, so don’t miss out on his Boxing Day present - the complete DVD release of The Young Pope, writes Tony Spittles.

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Film review: Natalie Stendall’s verdict Sully - Miracle On The Hudson

Film review: Natalie Stendall’s verdict Sully - Miracle On The Hudson

When captain Chesley Sullenberger landed a damaged airliner on the Hudson river without a single fatality he became a hero, writes Natalie Stendall.

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VIDEO REVIEW: Rogue One is out of this world say Star Wars fans at Cineworld Sheffield

The Force is strong with new blockbuster Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - an action packed epic tale, said fans who stayed up into the early hours to be amongst the first in the galaxy to see it.

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OPINION: Planet Earth II is an inspiring show

OPINION: Planet Earth II is an inspiring show

Having been enthralled by Sir David Attenborough’s Planet Earth II series I was interested to hear a radio interview with one of the production team.

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, 12A, is the first of a thrilling new series of stand-alone spin-off films

WIN: Rogue One A Star Wars Story Cineworld Sheffield tickets

Get your lightsaber at the ready - Rogue One: A Star Wars Story hits the big screen this week and we have tickets for you to win to be amongst the first in the galaxy to see it.

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Film Review: The Edge of Seventeen

Film Review: The Edge of Seventeen

Here is the verdict on The Edge Of Seventeen from our regular film reviewer Natalie Stendall.

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Thease are believed to be the mummified legs of Queen Nefertari. Photo by Professor Joann Fletcher

Yorkshire TV stars discover Egyptian Queen Nefertari's mummified legs

These 3,000 year old mummified legs are believed to be those of Egyptian Queen Nefertari, identified by Yorkshire's own world renowned experts and TV stars Professor Joann Fletcher and  partner Dr Stephen Buckley.

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Film Review: A United Kingdom

Film Review: A United Kingdom

Director Amma Asante’s A United Kingdom has awards season written all over it: an important true story, stellar cast and deep emotional connection, writes Natalie Stendall.

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DVD review: Spike Milligan’s Q - Volume One

DVD review: Spike Milligan’s Q - Volume One

Comedy changes all the time - sometimes for better, sometimes for worse, when smut and swearing seem the “in thing,” writes Tony Spittles.

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Derby arts centre Quad.
Photo by Graham Lucas Commons

Feast of sci-fi fun at Derby arts centre

Sledge-Lit 2016, a day of panel discussions, workshops, readings and networking for readers and writers of science-fiction, fantasy and horror returns for a second year, adding a festive addition to the annual Edge-Lit event at QUAD in Derby.

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David Yost will be at EM-Con in 2017.

EM-Con returns to Nottingham for 2017

EM-Con, the biggest film and television convention in the East Midlands, is coming back to the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham on Saturday and Sunday, April 29-30.

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Film Review: All hail the Arrival of a fine new film

Film Review: All hail the Arrival of a fine new film

Denis Villeneuve, the acclaimed director behind Sicario, Enemy and Prisoners, returns with intelligent sci-fi drama, Arrival, writes Natalie Stendall.

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VOTE: Which is your favourite 2016 Christmas TV advert?

VOTE: Which is your favourite 2016 Christmas TV advert?

They’re becoming as big a part of Christmas as decorations and turkey.

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DVD review: People Just Do Nothing

DVD review: People Just Do Nothing

Flick through the listings in Radio Times and you’ll be hard pressed to find any schedule for Kurupt-FM, writes Tony Spittles.

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