Authors Posts by Jacob Williamson

Jacob Williamson


Review: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Jacob Williamson delves into the depths of David Fincher's mind in this murky thriller

Review: Hugo

Jacob Williamson is touched by Martin Scorsese's unexpected offering

Review: Moneyball

Jacob Williamson is impressed by this intelligent sports film

Review: My Week with Marilyn

Jacob Williamson is charmed by a hazy portrait of the cultural icon

Review: The Ides of March

Jacob Williamson is finds the ends justify the means in The Ides of March

Review: Midnight in Paris

Jacob Williamson is ultimately won over by Woody Allen's french fancy

Pictures speak louder than words

Jacob Williamson vents his frustration with subtitled films

Review: Crazy, Stupid Love

Jacob Williamson takes a look at the new comedy starring Steve Carrell and Ryan Gosling

Have they got news for you?

Jacob Williamson considers the future of print media after viewing Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times

No Benefits

Jacob Williamson doesn’t see the attraction in Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis’ new romcom


The Spotify syndicate

We should be wary of Spotify's control over the music we listen to

‘Beneath the music from a farther room’

This potential for interaction between artist and audience is a phenomenon of the modern era

Strange creatures: monstrosity in Kafka’s ‘The Metamorphosis’

The world of literature is abundant with monsters: physical monsters, psychological monsters, benevolent monsters, evil monsters. However, there is hardly a monster as puzzling...

Should Philip Green have been named and shamed?

This follows Lord Hain naming Sir Philip Green in Parliament as the businessman accused of harassment

Why are you wearing a poppy?

Making Remembrance Day the default undermines its purpose