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Kirsty McGrory

Bio

Kirsty McGrory is a writer based in Edinburgh. She graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a degree in English Literature in 2008. Her niche obsessions include, but are not limited to: 1970s cinema; 17th century Scottish witch trials; The Fall (band, season, damned Lapsarian state); true crime podcasts; Victoria Woodhull; former Greek finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis; crippling existential dread; gratuitous listing; The Oxford comma, and inappropriately emotive trip advisor reviews.

14 Oct 2018

Mandy


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Nicolas Cage is resplendent in grotesque self-parody

30 Sep 2018

Lucky


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Harry Dean Stanton’s swan song is touching and triumphant

16 Sep 2018

Cold War


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Mesmerising depiction of tragic romance in post-war Europe

26 Aug 2018


24 Aug 2018

22 Aug 2018

20 Aug 2018


17 Aug 2018


9 Aug 2018

Elf Lyons: ChiffChaff


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The inimitable Elf Lyons delivers a lesson in economics that is both clever and delightfully silly

5 Aug 2018

26 Jul 2018

11 Jul 2018

McQueen


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Savagely beautiful account of an exceptional artist