Day: July 11, 2016

DVD Review: Mustang

DVD Review: Mustang

Review by Leslie Byron Pitt Deniz Gamze Ergüven's expressive tale of female empowerment is as emotive as it is relevant. It communicates its simple tale with an understated eloquence, never feeling sentimental or forced. The film location and religious culture may feel miles away, but it's sensibilities are universal. From ...

DVD Review: Anomalisa

DVD Review: Anomalisa

Review by Leslie Byron Pitt This film broke me. Perhaps it was the all too real nods to customer services. The seminars, the platitudes and the like. It might have been the brilliant chemistry between the cast. The voices of David Thewlis and Jenifer Jason Leigh provide a spark so ...

DVD/Blu-Ray Review: Queen of Earth

DVD/Blu-Ray Review: Queen of Earth

Review by Leslie Byron Pitt “Why are these people, friends?” Is the type of question you could find yourself asking when observing Alex Ross Perry’s quietly startling Queen of Earth. And rightly so. The film froths with a near overbearing deep-seated resentment which could make the psycho-biddies of the sixties ...

Review: Ghostbusters

Review: Ghostbusters

Review by Ben Holliday/@bholliday No film in recent history has had as many hurdles to overcome before paying punters get a chance to see the final product on the big screen. Be it a horrendous marketing campaign or a fanatical anti-Ghostbuster contingent in opposition to the all female cast, the ...

Fertitta Brothers Sell UFC for $4bn After Buying For $2m

Fertitta Brothers Sell UFC for $4bn After Buying For $2m

Brothers Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta have sold the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) for $4 billion after buying it for $2m in 2001. Talent agency WME-IMG confirmed its purchase of the mixed martial arts promotional company, which calls itself the fastest-growing sports organisation in the world. The UFC produces more than 40 live events ...

The Big Red Feels The Heat Over Sexist Merchandise

The Big Red Feels The Heat Over Sexist Merchandise

A social media campaign to get The Big Red to remove sexist merchandise has gained traction after a punter posted a picture of a t-shirt with the slogan "Getting fat birds fingered since 2003". The US-style rock bar is renowned amongst the rock/metal crowd in London, but faced backlash after journalist Paisley ...

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The state of Londoners that fly the nest

By Bea Patel, TLE Property Editor and Director of Shop for an Agent The average Londoner is 23 years old when they move out of home for the first time. Perhaps advanced in numerous ways, but new research reveals young Londoners lack basic skills when they fly the nest. From ...

May Set To Become PM As Leadsom Quits Campaign

May Set To Become PM As Leadsom Quits Campaign

Theresa May is set to become the next Prime Minister of Britain after Andrea Leadsom quit the campaign. Leadsom became the third successive 'Leave' campaigner to leave the race for PM, leaving a Remainer to take the reigns. In a statement she noted that May has the support of more than ...

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How To Make The Perfect… Fish Paturi

By Jonathan Hatchman, Food Editor, @TLE_Food Though there are many brilliant Indian restaurants open across London, Calcutta Street is set to bring a Bengali home dining experience like no other to Fitzrovia this month. Opening in an area that’s home to so many new restaurants, Calcutta Street is the first ...

Can you promote your business on a budget?

Can you promote your business on a budget?

The answer is yes. Whether your business is an SME or an international company, your marketing activities don’t have to break the bank. Depending on the methods you choose and the resources available, you can even carry out a marketing strategy for free! Chris Ralph, marketing manager at Printerland.co.uk explains ...