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MALE GROOMING PRODUCT OF THE WEEK

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I've never been a fragrance connoisseur, that's not to say I still define my aroma with the latest Lynx fragrance; more that I have preferred a more natural, 'not there' smell. A kind of anti-Grenouille from the book 'Perfume'. I was persuaded by my better half to try Tobacco Vanille, a unisex Tom Ford fragrance from his Private Blend line, and being a fan of both Tobacco and Vanilla based … [Read more...]

LET’S TALK ABOUT THOSE MOLES

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Graham White investigates the importance of mole mapping and screening. Cases of skin cancer in Ireland have grown by over 90% since 1998, reasons for this include the growth in use of sunbeds and the arrival of budget sun holidays, leading to greater sun exposure. While not being a sun-worshipper myself, I have a lot of moles on my upper body and I’ve always made sure to keep out of the … [Read more...]

MOVIE REVIEW – MONEYBALL

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Director: Bennett Miller Starring: Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Phillip Seymour Hoffman Based on a true story, Moneyball tells the tale of the Oakland A’s, a major league baseball team, and their general manager, Billy Beane, played by Brad Pitt. The A’s have been languishing in the lower reaches of the league and lose most of their marquee players to teams with bigger budgets. In order to … [Read more...]

TINTIN: ANDY SERKIS INTERVIEW

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Andy Serkis has long been at the forefront of the pioneering use of performance capture technology and is an established master of the art. His latest challenge was to play Captain Haddock in Steven Spielberg’s The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn. Spielberg has formed a unique collaboration with Peter Jackson – a filmmaker that Serkis worked with on the hugely successful … [Read more...]

THE THREE MUSKETEERS

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  Director: Paul W.S. Anderson Starring: Matthew Macfadyen, Milla Jovovich, Christoph Waltz, Orlando Bloom, Mads Mikkelsen, Freddie Fox   The Three Musketeers takes one of the most filmed novels of all time by Alexandre Dumas and aims to reinvigorate the tale for a 21st Century audience. The story follows the fate of our hero D’Artagnan as he heads to Paris to become one of … [Read more...]

THE THREE MUSKETEERS: FREDDIE FOX INTERVIEW

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Having only graduated from drama college in 2010, Freddie Fox may not be a household name yet, but his performance of King Louis in the forthcoming Three Musketeers movie is sure the begin changing that. Graham White was lucky enough to get a chance to chat with him about the movie and his career to date. GW: So you graduated from drama college last year and until now your main work has been in … [Read more...]

Trailer: The Three Musketeers

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The 3 Musketeers return in 3D - and this time a great line-up of actors. The hot-headed young D'Artagnan along with three former legendary but now down on their luck Musketeers must unite and defeat a beautiful double agent and her villainous employer from seizing the French throne and engulfing Europe in war. Starring: Orlando Bloom, Luke Evans, Logan Lerman, Matthew Macfadyen, Milla … [Read more...]

Trailer: Red State

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From Cult writer/director Kevin Smith comes his tenth film, the hotly anticipated Red State, a unique, intense thriller hell bent on leaving audiences feeling uncomfortable, tense and never knowing what's going to happen next. In Middle America, three horny teenagers travel to Cooper's Dell after responding to an older woman's online invitation for sex. However, their schoolboy fantasy turns … [Read more...]

COWBOYS AND ALIENS

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Cowboys and Aliens Director: Jon Favreau Starring: Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford, Olivia WildeBlending, or rather smashing, two such disparate genres as Western and Sci-Fi together is a fairly risky business. The mantra I kept repeating to myself before the curtains parted was, “Please don’t be like Wild Wild West, PLEASE don’t be like Wild Wild West!”. Rest assured... it’s nothing like … [Read more...]

GLEE

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Glee: The 3D Concert Movie Director: Kevin Tancharoen Starring: Diane Agron, Lea Michele, Corey MonteithThe prospect of a Glee concert movie is not appealing to everyone, in fact it’s probably not appealing to most people; but that hasn’t stopped them from making one for the ‘gleeks’ out there. For the uninitiated, ‘gleeks’ are the geeks who like Glee... I think... The tv show has … [Read more...]