Transamerica: Films reviewed in 50 words-ish

Perhaps cinema’s most enduring metaphor, the road movie offers its protagonist the opportunity not just to see new places and meet new people, but to find another self. Transamerica gets that tick in the box. But its characters are unbelievable caricatures and the journey predictable, almost pointless. A disappointing 3 out of 10. Continue reading

Talk Talk, FREE broadband from Carphone Warehouse: READER OFFER

Carphone Warehouse has caught the industry by surprise with its broadband offer; free, fast, with the usual modem and the rest bundled in. Sounds too good to be true, but we’ve been here before. Ten years ago we early adopters accessed the internet over very slow dial-up connections (we’re talking 14.4kbs; 570 times Continue reading