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‘We came out of anarchy’: How Iron Maiden and The New Wave of British Heavy Metal changed the face of rock ‘n’ roll

‘We came out of anarchy’: How Iron Maiden and The New Wave of British Heavy Metal changed the face of rock ‘n’ roll

Britain in 1980 felt like a country hurtling towards the End of Days. Industrial strife was brewing in the factories and mining towns. The previous May, Margaret Thatcher had taken up residence in 10 Downing Street and would soon prove the most divisive prime minister of the postwar era. The Cold War cast an apocalyptic shadow. All was grim and …

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The Iron Mask review: Jackie Chan and Arnold Schwarzenegger’s big showdown is a total dud

The Iron Mask review: Jackie Chan and Arnold Schwarzenegger’s big showdown is a total dud

Dir: Oleg Stepchenko. Starring: Jason Flemyng, Charles Dance, Rutger Hauer, Jackie Chan, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Yao Xingtong. 12A cert, 117 mins Imagine watching Jackie Chan and Arnold Schwarzenegger on the same screen, toe-to-toe. It’s what fans of Eighties action flicks have craved for so long. A finger curls on the monkey’s paw and imagine no more. The Iron Mask drops the …

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The Last of Us Part II and Iron Man VR indefinitely delayed, Sony announces

The Last of Us Part II and Iron Man VR indefinitely delayed, Sony announces

Sony have announced that the release of The Last of Us, Part II has been delayed indefinitely due to the coronavirus pandemic. The much-anticipated sequel to Naughty Dog’s 2013 survival horror game had been scheduled for release on 29 May. Marvel’s Iron Man VR has also been pushed back for the same reason. Download the new Independent Premium app Sharing the full …

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