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Christmas Adverts 2021 Roundup Review

As we’ve given our lovely writers a little break over December, we thought it was the perfect time for some of the core team to do a festive review, and what better quality content is there this time of year than the UK’s pride and joy: Christmas adverts. So, sit back, relax and enjoy our […]

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rrramble retrospective: Nirvana’s Nevermind

Don your worn plaid shirts and battered Converse; we’re diving back into grunge after 30 years of Nirvana’s Nevermind. Nevermind is often regarded as the holy grail alternative album from cult-sensations-turned-household-name, Nirvana – and the inspiration for a lot of 90s kids starting bands in their parents’ garages. But does the angst still hit as […]

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tick, tick…BOOM!

This month’s second film of choice is the newly released adaptation of the play written by Jonathan Larson, tick, tick…BOOM! The film follows Jon, a promising young theatre composer as he navigates life in New York City whilst attempting to finish writing, what he hopes will be, a career-defining playscript. So, does Lin Manuel Miranda’s […]

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Ours Poetica

Ours Poetica are, in their own words, on a mission to ‘make poetry personal, in the hands of people who love it’. This may sound a little on the intense/threatening side, but fear not – essentially, ‘Ours…’ is a Youtube channel where famous people (or people who just have really nice voices) read their favourite […]

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The Harder They Fall

This week we’ve ridden off to the rootin’, tootin’ wild west of Netflix and returned triumphant with a star studded budget busting Western to review for you. The Harder They Fall, written and directed by Jeymes Samuel is now available to stream via Netflix, after much hype. But does it live up to it, or […]

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‘Sucking D in the Locker Room (w/ Laganja Estranja) – from Why Won’t You Date Me? with Nicole Byer

This week, our rrramblers get into the nitty-gritty of love and relationships with the help of comedy & relationship podcast Why Won’t You Date Me?, hosted by the internet’s favourite singleton, Nicole Byer. Why Won’t You Date Me is known for being bold, unapologetic, fabulous, and blessed with an abundance of star-studded guests. But what […]

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rrramble retrospective: Hocus Pocus

How far would you go to impress your crush? Get a fresh haircut? Learn to bake meringues? How about accidentally raise three evil witches from the dead? We wouldn’t recommend that one. Unfortunately for the town of Salem, that’s exactly what Max Dennison does. Hocus Pocus was released in 1993 by Walt Disney Pictures and […]

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Playtime’s Over by James Kinsley

“In the seconds before death, Will finds himself transported from the depths of the North Sea to the end of a deserted pier. Deserted, until Viktor appears… Together they journey across time and place, bearing witness to the beauty of the life Will has turned his back on.” Playtime’s Over is the debut novel from […]

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Diana: The Musical

That’s right everyone, we really did make three of our writers sit down and watch Netflix’s new offering of the Broadway production of Diana: The Musical. The tragic life of the Princess of Wales has been given a new look as a shiny American stage show, complete with musical numbers by a member of Bon […]

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rrramble retrospective: A Clockwork Orange (film)

This month, we travel back in time (ooooooh) to review Stanley Kubrick’s highly controversial, critically acclaimed and Academy Award nominated A Clockwork Orange – an adaptation of classic dystopian novel by Anthony Burgess, with the same title. Today, A Clockwork Orange is fast approaching 50 years since its original release, and is still widely acclaimed […]