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The Imitation Game--Finally

I’ve seen many versions of Alan Turing’s story, including the very fine play, Breaking the Code with Derek Jacobi, (poptechjam.com) later made into a BBC movie, and a more recent excellent documentary, … 279 more words

Retirement In New York

Star Trek reboots to give us simple stories, the cartoons we like.

Summary:  Films show who we are, our dreams and fears. Today Locke Peterseim compares Star Trek Into Darkness to the original TV show, showing how we’ve changed during the past 5 decades. 3,541 more words

Book & Film Reviews

News round-up March 29

A round-up of some of the new entertainment news you might have missed this week including Sherlock, Star Trek, Top Gun and a forthcoming premiere. 399 more words

Films

For Richard

It’s not often that we history teachers can stand in front of our class, point to a current event, and declare with authority “This is Historically Significant.” … 228 more words

History

meandering through belgravia

Review of A Scandal in Belgravia

Oh, Irene Adler. La bohéme. “The woman.” How she has been updated and given flesh here. This is certainly the most loving and meticulous re-creation, and considerably more elegantly realized than Rachel McAdams’ in the Robert Downey Jr. 783 more words

Estoria

Benedict On Newsnight

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Benedict Cumberbatch has just finished rehearsing for tonight’s show ahead of his performance on  @letterslive

Benedict Cumberbatch