Archive for January, 2014

January 27, 2014

BBC Oxford: “Films On Friday”, 24/01/2014 & BBC 3 Counties: 25/01/2014

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http://yourlisten.com/jluxford/david-prever-24-jan

Please click the link above to listen to BBC Oxford’s “Films On Friday” with David Prever, broadcast on 24/01/2014. I review the films “Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit”, “Grudge Match” and “Inside Llewyn Davis” as well as looking at the box office in the UK

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http://yourlisten.com/jluxford/3-counties-25012014

please click the link above to listen to my reviews on BBC 3 Counties, broadcast on 25/01/2014

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January 27, 2014

EntertainmentWise: “Inside Llewyn Davis”, “Jack Ryan…”, “August: Osage County” and “Grudge Match” reviews

PLEASE CLICK THE IMAGE TO READ THE CORRESPONDING REVIEW

INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS

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“The Coens are as good as they’ve ever been”

JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT

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“Branagh & Co. simply haven’t done enough to pique our interest”

 

AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY

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“Acting of the highest calibre”

 

GRUDGE MATCH

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“Ends up being forgettable”.

Branagh and co. simply haven’t done enough to pique our interest.
Read more at http://www.entertainmentwise.com/reviews/138900/Jack-Ryan-Shadow-Recruit-12A#qgx2a4Z5IdXdaJEG.99
January 23, 2014

Oxford Mail: “Screen Breaks” Column, 23/01/2014

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Please click the image above for my “Screen Breaks” column, published in Oxford Mail on 23/01/2014. This week I talk about the awards season and what it means to me.

January 20, 2014

BBC Radio Oxford: Oscar Analysis, 16/01/2014; and “Films On Friday”, 17/01/2014

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http://yourlisten.com/jluxford/daviid-prever-oscar-analysis

Please go to the link above to listen to my Oscar analysis on BBC Radio Oxford, where I look at the recent nominees for the Academy Awards.

http://yourlisten.com/jluxford/david-prever-17-01-2014

…and please click the link above for the following day’s “Films On Friday”, reviewing “The Wolf of Wall Street”.

January 17, 2014

Oxford Mail: “Screen Breaks” column, 16th January

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Please click the logo above to read my “Screen Breaks” column for Oxford Mail, published in the paper on 16/01/2014.

January 14, 2014

EntertainmentWise: “The Wolf of Wall Street” review

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“Will stand up among Scorsese’s best”

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January 11, 2014

The Guardian: “The Vaughn Identity” article

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Please click the logo above to read my first article for the website of The Guardian. Entitled “The Vaughn Identity”, it is an analysis of the career of Vince Vaughn to this point.

January 11, 2014

BBC 3 Counties Radio: Movie Review, 11/01/2014

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http://yourlisten.com/jluxford/bbc-3-counties-11-01-2014

Click the link above to listen to my guest review spot on BBC 3 Counties Radio, reviewing “12 Years A Slave”, “The Railway Man” and “Delivery Man”

January 11, 2014

EntertainmentWise: “12 Years A Slave” & “The Railway Man” review

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“Tremendous from beginning to end”

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“While we can’t fault the effort of the cast, ‘The Railway Man’ fails to deliver the gut-punch storytelling that make the book so memorable.”

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January 11, 2014

BBC Oxford: BAFTA nominations and Films On Friday, 08-10/01/2014

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http://yourlisten.com/jluxford/david-prever-bafta-noms

Please click the link above for my analysis of the BAFTA nominations on the David Prever show, broadcast on BBC Oxford on 08/01/2014

http://yourlisten.com/jluxford/films-on-friday-10-01-14

Please click the link above to listen to “Films On Friday”, also broadcast on BBC Oxford on 10/01/2014. I review the films “12 Years A Slave”, “The Railway Man” and “Delivery Man”.