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Lust for Life, a 1956 biopic of artist Vincent Van Gogh, was shot on redundant film stock at director Vincente Minnelli’s insistence. Why?

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Offbeat Podcast

To coincide with the launch of the revised and updated Offbeat, a series of podcasts relating to the the book presented by some of the contributors.

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Fear Street: Part Three – 1666

In the final instalment of her Fear Street review trilogy, Lakkaya Palmer considers the history lessons contained in Fear Street: Part Three – 1666.

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Fear Street: Part Two – 1978

In her second blog on Netflix’s Fear Street trilogy, Lakkaya Palmer reviews the 1978 instalment, where slasher tropes abound…

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Fear Street: Part One – 1994

It’s made a bloody splash on Netflix this July, but is the Fear Street trilogy just for kids? Lakkaya Palmer argues there’s much more to it, but reader beware … this contains spoilers.

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Power Snatched artwork by L Jamal Walton