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Tommy Steele is In The Mood in The Glenn Miller Story at Venue Cymru

Following two triumphant tours, spectacular show The Glenn Miller Story has arrived at Venue Cymru. The show is the extraordinary tale of America’s most famous big band leader and stars music legend Tommy

“The Warriors” didn’t do it!!!

Hard to fathom that a flick about a ration of reprobates running for their lives from an onslaught of equally as reprehensible New York City gangs circa the late 1970’s would have

DVD Review: The Long Hot Summer

With Hollywood legends Paul Newman (Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid) and Orson Wells (Citizen Kane) starring in the Southern Gothic classic, The Long Hot Summer, and directed by Oscar-nominated, award-winning Martin Ritt, you know that you

The Nice Guys – The Wacky World of the 1970s

So you take a couple of Nice Guys put them together, take them to back the 1970s and throw in some amazing 70s music, a few cliches and some comedy to boot and what

Festival No. 6 – Comrades to Cannibals

I am a writer and a person of many words however I do not believe it is possible to accurately capture the true spirit of Festival No. 6 without experiencing it for

Level Up – DVD Review

Level Up takes one 20 something that has no motivation in life and his hard working girlfriend and throws them into a very fast paced action and high-concept adrenaline race through London

Guy Pearce impresses…again…as “The Rover”.

I am becoming ever more partial to Australian cinema.  And the futuristic thriller “The Rover” has only served to amplify my growing admiration. Set a decade into the future after a catastrophic

SciFi Wales Returned to Venue Cymru in Llandudno for its 2nd Year

Many of you that have been reading Blazing Minds for some time will have seen us post about the very first SciFi Wales last year. It was an honour that the organisers

An Entanglement – Everything Has a Price – Review

Violet Novak (Shiri Appleby: UnReal, Code Black), is horrified when a complete stranger (Sean Bell: Bulletproof Monk) approaches her, revealing that he is an assassin who has been hired by her husband

“Green Room”: Code Red in The American Pacific Northwest.

Didn’t think I really needed to see the skinhead suspenser (yep, I damn well may have just now invented this oddball genre description) “Green Room”.  And perhaps I didn’t.  But now that

Seaside Soul Brings The Best Music to Rhyl

It’s been an amazing day as Soul music came to Rhyl in the form of a free event called Seaside Soul to the outdoor Rhyl Events Arena. The event which I’ve been

Microwave Massacre – You Are What They Eat! – Review

After seeing Microwave Massacre you’ll probably never look at your microwave oven the same again! Originally released in the 80s, the film is certainly one that is so bizarre that sometimes you often