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“Serena” burns bright… and fizzles


Even a remarkable collection of talent, both in front of and behind the camera, can fall far short of delivering an outstanding film. Serena is no exception. It’s not a terrible film per say, but despite strong individual performances and ...

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Pharrell Williams SA tour dates announced

Big Concerts in partnership with Woolworths have announced that Grammy award-winning producer and performer Pharrell Williams will perform 2 public concert dates in South Africa in September 2015. Williams has helped create such classics as Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky”, Robin ...

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Surprise Palme d’Or winner at Cannes

Last night saw a surprise winner take the top honours at the Cannes Film Festival, the Palme d’Or. Auteur Jacques Audiard won the prestigious prize for his film Dheepan, about an improvised family of Sri Lankan refugees living in Paris. ...

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PacMan turns 35 – do you feel old yet?

http://ai.berkeley.edu/images/pacman_game.gif One of the most iconic videogame characters in history is turning 35 today. If you’re around my age you probably spent hours traversing the maze, the yellow character chomping down pellets while avoiding his alien enemies Blinky, Pinky, Inky ...

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