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  • The Death Of Stalin

    Movie Review | Ed Williamson | 23rd October 2017

    By now the central premise of Armando Iannucci's recent satirical output is clear enough, or has maybe just about been done to death: in politics, everyone's a chancer, making it up on the fly and looking out for number one. In The Death of Stalin there's an extra layer of irony, too: under Communism, there isn't supposed to be a number one to look out for. It's kind of the point.

  • You guys knew The Fast Show was back, right?

    TV Video | Ed Williamson | 17th November 2011

    I mean, like, not just that they'd announced it, but that they'd actually started again? Because I'll level with you, I didn't have a bastard clue.