How Soon Is Bond

News reports have come in saying that former The Smiths guitarist, Johnny Marr is to co-compose music for the next Bond film, No Time To Die. This has prompted this bureau to wonder what Smiths songs that would make good Bond movie titles. You Just Haven’t Earned It Yet, Baby, could be about Bond falling […]

Faster Deeper Higher Education

Netflix keeps on producing hits at an astonishing rate. Some expected, some not so. One in the latter category is the British production, Sex Education. Starring Asa Butterfield, Gillian Anderson and a host of spot on casted co-stars. The show is as funny as it is frank. They don’t hold much back. Apart from some […]


Sudan Archives makes inventive use of her violin skills and Sudanese influences to produce a compelling sound. Cincinnati raised and now based in Los Angeles she had a strict upbringing with the only music she was allowed to listen was in a church. A passing performance inspired her to take up the violin and with […]

Return Home

Spy thriller series Homeland is returning to screens soon with its eighth season. It’s great to see Claire Danes and Mandy Patinkin returning as they wrestle the complexities of international politics in the troubled regions of the world. Another troubled region is Danes’ character Carrie’s own mind as she battles mental illness. It is a […]

Nowhere German

The Taika Waititi directed movie, Jo Jo Rabbit, was released recently with its somewhat controversial subject matter. The film mostly succeeds in balancing the comedy and horror of the subject matter and its twisting of reality. One particular reality twist is the song, ‘Komm, gib mir deine Hand,’ better known as, ‘I Want to Hold […]

Bigger Than Super

The Witcher has proved quite the success across many a platform. There’s novels by Andrzej Sapkowski. A series of role playing games. Comics . . . And now of course there’s the tv series starring Henry Cavill. Cavill had the almost impossible challenge of following up on his portrayal of Superman. But with such a […]