Sir Clive Sinclair cutting-edge technology inventor dies aged 81

Sir Clive Sinclair cutting-edge technology inventor  and pioneer of home computing dies aged 81 ion London. His calculator Sinclair Executive won Design Council awards and was put on show at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. His innovative quartz watch, a sleek black affair, never worked properly and customers returned them in thousands.…

Britney Spears announces her engagement

Britney Spears has announced her engagement to her long-term boyfriend Sam Asghari. Spears is fighting a legal battle to end her 33-year conservatorship, which controls both her personal life and finances, which was imposed in 2008 when concerns were raised over the singer’s mental health. Mr Asghari (27) personal trainer and actor, born in the…

MTV Awards

Justin Bieber, Olivia Rodrigo, Lil Nas X won the top awards at this year’s in-person MTV Music Video Awards in at the Barclay’s Centre, New York on the channel’s 40th anniversary. Accepting the world famous Moonman trophy for his song Montero ( Call Me By Your Name), a video in which he pole dances and…

Respect

The Unvarnished Truth and Music to our Ears – “Respect” – the life story of Aretha Franklin. As the trend to cover the lives of celebrated music stars continues, “Respect” covering the domestic as well as the star studded professional story of “Ri Ri” tells us all about Aretha Franklin.  Beginning from a very young…

Attractive gaming caper

https://youtu.be/JORN2hkXLyM Free Guy  starring Ryan Reynolds, Taika Waititi,  (Millie) Jodie Comer and  (Keys) Joe Keery, is an action comedy set in an open-world videogame. Guy  played by Ryan Reynolds, a blue-shirt-wearing bank-teller is shocked when a mysterious stranger shows him that his home town of Free City is actually the setting for a violent open-world…

Tom, the Humanoid designed to Alma’s distinct interests

https://youtu.be/J8eq53SdH1E   Downton Abbey’s Dan Stevens plays a precision-tooled robot who could be the answer to a single woman’s prayers in this funniest movie set in Berlin. Academic  and archetypal Alma ( Maren Eggert) in he 40’s  after a messy and complicated breakup with a colleague, entirely devoted to her work,  is persuaded to take…

Dilip Kumar has died aged 98

  Dilip Kumar, legend who acted in more than 65 Bollywood films spanning five decades playing a variety of iconic roles has died in Mumbai aged 98. He was admitted to hospital on 30 June after breathlessness complaint. He is survived by his wife Saira Banu, a Bollywood actress herself. His burial will take place…

Fatima

https://youtu.be/d1f_9_TGlpI Review of “Fatima” – a Picturehouse film. Review by Penny Nair Price Pilgrims flock to the site of the apparition of The Virgin Mary. Known as “The Miracle of the Sun”, this true story of sightings of an apparition of The Virgin Mary eventually brought thousands to Fatima as word originally  spread through Portugal…

Looking at an age old problem and all its complexities

Review of “The Father” by Penny Nair Price. Sir Anthony Hopkins received the Best Actor Award at the 93rd Academy Awards for his portrayal of Anthony – a retired man going through the struggles of old age and dementia. At 83,   he is the oldest actor ever to win this accolade. “The Father” – formerly…