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About Roulette Revolver

Currently a first year undergraduate in Film & Media Studies.

Perygl Reviews: The Grand Budapest Hotel

Wes Anderson’s latest film is an all-star affair. The sheer amount of talent that make up the cast for The Grand Budapest Hotel is usually reserved for mega-productions like the Harry Potter franchise. Indeed, Lord Voldemort himself, Ralph Fiennes plays…

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Perygl Reviews: RoboCop (2014)

RoboCop? More like RoboFlop! The remake none of us wanted to see. Being a big fan of the original 1987 cult classic, it was always going to be a challenge to enjoy this trumped-up excuse for a toy advert. Curiosity…

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Perygl Reviews: The Wolf of Wall Street

Leonardo Dicaprio and Martin Scorsese collaborate for the fifth time, on this occasion tackling the story of one Jordan Belfort; a Wall Street broker who defrauded investors for millions by selling them worthless penny stocks. The film is a fast…

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The Oscars Roundup 2014

I thought I would write a quick blog summarising my quick thoughts on the Oscars this year aswell as giving an idea of my predictions compared to the results. This years event was hosted by Ellen DeGeneres and although I…

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The OSCARs are upon us.

That’s right, it’s that time of year again, when insignificant awards are handed out to filmmakers and actors and the like for their contributions to the films of the last 12 months. This years Academy Awards are going to be…

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