December, 2013

Film Review: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

One of the photos hanging on the wall in the LIFE building where Walter works is a portrait of Peter Sellers, and that picture, along with the walking on air promo posters for Mitty, offer a fairly blatant nod to Sellers’ last screen classic, Being There (Shirley MacLaine, who played the lonely wife in that 1979 flick, shows up in Mitty as Walter’s lovably kooky mother).

Win an Olloclip 4-IN-1 Lens for iPhone and iPod touch

Olloclip have just unveiled a new 4-IN-1 quick connect lens suitable for the iPhone and iPod touch. The device attaches easily to your phone and is a brilliant tool to help take better photos and be creative in the process.

Win one of three Smooth Gorilla starter kits

Trimming or removing body hair is becoming increasingly popular for guys who want to look their best with their shirts on and off. Back hair presents a real problem for the hairier amongst us who, until now , have only been able to remove it with an embarrassing visit to a salon for an expensive and often painful waxing session.

Skoda Superb Laurin & Klement 2.0 TDI estate

The title Superb has some significant history too. A car bearing the name was launched in 1934, and was a showcase for Czech engineering, setting new standards for comfort and ride refinement. More than 2500 Superbs were built over the course of the following 15 years, with the final model rolling off the production line in 1949.

Sponsored Feature: The Adventures of BB Square

The Adventures of BB Square is a brand new cartoon comedy developed in Russia by famous animation duo Dmitry Visotskiy and Andrey Sikorskiy. With the help of the little black square from Malevich’s ‘The Black Square’ painting this entertaining series makes a light-hearted attempt to connect the (sometimes) inaccessible world of art with ‘real’ life and normal people.

Audi Range Review 2013

IT was the best-ever motoring Christmas present, and I don’t mean those string-backed gloves. Santa’s sack was bulging with delicious German goodies …time to unwrap the delights of the Audi Range Review 2013.

big ass spider competition

Win ‘A Big Ass Spider! and ‘The Apparition’ on DVD

In Big Ass Spider! a 50-foot-tall alien spider escapes from a military lab and rampages the city of Los Angeles, forcing the people to turn to an unlikely hero: bug exterminator Alex (Grunberg) and his Mexican security guard sidekick Jose (Boyar).

Damien Jurado – St Pancras Old Church, London

Performing at the uniquely intimate surroundings of St Pancras Old Church it takes Damien Jurado a good 5 or 6 songs before he speaks a word directly to the small, but perfectly formed audience gathered here tonight.

Presidential Apartments, London

A suite at the Presidential Apartments in the heart of Kensington is the perfect base for any last minute Christmas shopping expeditions into London.