Jive Bar was packed to the rafters on Saturday, January 30, by the time Adelaide duo Filthy Lucre took to the stage.
I love intelligent films. The Big Short is a very intelligent film. It has a lot of humour in it, and director Adam McKay has created a brilliant production.
I would have a hard time, giving an Academy Award to someone who spent the entire movie spluttering and groaning.
Adam Lambert’s stage presence is a joy to watch; he is a consummate showman with flawless vocal strength and range.
It’s an honest, edgy recording, delivered with fat riffs, tight grooves and a whole lot of soul. Listening to Mara feels like a late night juke-joint with a bourbon in your hand.
Given how much is on and has been on it was a solid die hard crowd that had assembled to see Ohio’s Walk The Moon go through their paces.
This is not either Danny Boyle’s nor Aaron Sorkin’s best work by any stretch – I’ve seen better from both of them.
David Emms joined The Upside News in 2015 as our resident film reviewer and we think he’s pretty terrific.
He’s put together a list of the best and worst films of 2015 for your entertainment!
If you revelled in the ground-breaking work Bowie was doing in the mid to late seventies and then dreamed what he might be up to forty years later, then Blackstar would be a worthy answer.
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