'Cyrano' Film Review: Peter Dinklage Shines but the Songs Are Forgettable

Telluride 2021: Director Joe Wright’s adaptation of the Cyrano de Bergerac story is a bittersweet mixture of enjoyable highs and painful lows Telluride Film Festival It’s a tale as old as time: someone loves someone who loves someone else entirely. That special type of pain and longing was forever immortalized in Edmond Rostand’s play “Cyrano […]

Govt watchdog wants review of foreign CCTV tech following Hancock leak

Government watchdog calls for review of the use of foreign CCTV technology in Whitehall after a video of Matt Hancock clinch with Gina Coladangelo was leaked Requested in letter from the Biometrics and Surveillance Camera Commissioner Fraser Sampson said ‘risks and considerations are complex and multi-faceted’ False claims blamed leak of Hancock clip on hostile […]

I may need to review my membership – again

Credit:Illustration: Andrew Dyson To submit a letter to The Age, email [email protected] Please include your home address and telephone number. THE LABOR PARTY I may need to review my membership – again Forty years ago as a fresh-faced enthusiast for progressive politics, I joined the Labor Party. A few boring branch meetings later and with […]

Simba Hybrid Mattress Review – Save 35% until 31st July

A GOOD nights sleep is essential for our physical and mental wellbeing, and a decent mattress can make a huge difference to sleep quality. We tested out the Simba Hybrid Mattress to see if it improved our slumber and was worth the price tag. So before you go and spend your hard-earned money, read our […]

'France' Film Review: Léa Seydoux's Rough Cannes Only Gets Worse

Cannes 2021: The fourth film with the COVID-stricken actress to screen at the festival, Bruno Dumont’s “France” was greeted with boos Cannes Film Festival Léa Seydoux is having a bad Cannes.  For one thing, she isn’t even here. After testing positive for COVID-19, the actress cancelled her trip to the festival where she was slated […]

Glossybox review – how good are their makeup and skincare products?

IS there a better feeling than when a package arrives for you in the post? Everyone loves a pick-me-up, and a Glossybox subscription could mean that you have one in the form of make-up and skincare every month. Sending you five products for a £10 monthly fee (plus £3.25 postage), Glossybox UK promises to surprise […]