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Screen Themes: Get Out vs Three Billboards Outside Epping, Missouri

As Oscar time approaches, entertainment editor John Turnbull checks out two of the best picture ...  
Screen Themes: Plane Sailing

Back from hiatus, entertainment editor John Turnbull brings you a grab-bag of movie reviews.  
Is neoliberal Oprah Winfrey really the president progressives want?

Putting another celebrity in the White House after the Trump experience – especially one dedi ...  
New Music and Screen Themes year end wrap

Entertainment editor John Turnbull looks back at the best in music, television and movies from ...  
Screen Themes: The Disaster Artist vs Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond

Things are getting a little weird at IA HQ, as entertainment editor John Turnbull checks out a ...  
The Harvey Weinstein Effect: Louie, Louie, you’re gonna die

The Harvey Weinsteins and Louis CKs of the world are possible because we are an inherently violent ...  
John Pilger: The power and significance of the documentary

'Documentaries that go against the received wisdom are becoming an endangered species, at the very ...  
Screen Themes: Justice League vs Murder on the Orient Express

Entertainment editor John Turnbull checks out superhero team-up Justice League and classic whod ...  
Screen Themes: Thor Ragnarok and the sequel conundrum

Entertainment editor John Turnbull checks out the latest blockbuster from Marvel studios and ...  
Screen Themes: Blade Runner vs Blade Runner 2049

Venture into a dystopian future with entertainment editor John Turnbull, as he checks out a sci-fi ...  
Screen Themes: Mother! and the puzzling career of Darren Aronofsky

Let's take a cautious step into a the disturbing world of film director Darren Aronofsky and his ...  
Screen Themes: Rick & Morty season 3 vs Bojack Horseman season 4

It’s time for some animated action! Entertainment editor John Turnbull checks out two of the ...  
'The Vietnam War': The killing of history

A new American TV documentary series is rewriting the history of the Vietnam War, says John ...  
Screen Themes: The Defenders vs Game of Thrones

Is one the most successful TV shows of all time, Game of Thrones, or budget production, The ...  
Screen Themes: Friends from College vs Preacher (Season Two)

John Turnbull reviews ensemble comedy Friends from College and the second season of comic book ...  
Screen Themes: War and the Evolution of Planet of the Apes

Put on your monkey makeup and suspend your disbelief, entertainment editor John Turnbull is ...  
Barnaby shows Coalition's apathy to Murray-Darling water theft

Barnaby Joyce's boasts about Murray-Darling water theft epitomise the Turnbull Government's apathy ...  
At home with the ever plebisciteful Tony Abbott

The Abbotts are at home on one of Tony’s rare nights off, discussing going to see a film.  

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