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April 27, 2015

Movie Review - Avengers: Age of Ultron

27/04/2015 by Sam Tremayne

One of this year’s biggest films, Avengers: Age of Ultron, is finally here. This is a movie that will break records, smash sales, sell a heap of toys and hold firm this record for a long time to come (well, until December when Star Wars comes out). It’s kind of funny that our generation’s Empire Strikes back is released the same year as the Star Wars universe is revived. Not that it matters… both films will line the pockets of Disney regardless and leaves them in a position where they’ll be Google rich in about 10 months.


How to Survive GTM

25/04/2015 by Sarah Pritchard

It’s time for Groovin’ the Moo, and Canberra is lucky to be a part of the event that is touring regional cities that are just as hungry for great music as the capitals. The cows are coming home and they are bringing some pretty fine musicians so grab your friends and the essentials and get over to the University of Canberra campus for an amazing Sunday.


5 Things for the Weekend

23/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

Here we go… after years of build-up the 100th Anniversary of ANZAC is upon us. While this important event is a central part of the weekend in Canberra, there are other things on offer. Enjoy! 1. The Spanish Film Festival at Palace Electric Cinemas. All weekend Nothing gets the blood pumping like a good old piece of Spanish film-making, be it a comedy or a smouldering love story, this is a culture that can really dial up the emotion.


The Boys Light Up at Fashfest

22/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

Pushing boundaries with men’s fashion. That’s FASHFEST 2015, with designers inspired by children’s nightmares, a fine appreciation of luxury fabric, the comfort of handcrafted, edgy garments, and even sports-inspired wear. Who said men’s clothing is boring?


Let's Go Deep - Black Sea Film review

21/04/2015 by Sam Tremayne

Black Sea is the kind of movie that’ll probably fly under your radar (or sonar in this case). It’s the story of Jude Law’s Robinson and his quest to haul a lost World War II treasure from a German U-Boat deep under the Turkish sea. Simultaneously, Robinson needs to solve his money woes and reunite his broken family. This is a film that goes in directions that will divide opinions (or perhaps would have, had anyone seen it).


Clouds of Sils Maria Starring Kristen Stewart - WIN

21/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

At the peak of her international career, Maria Enders (Juliette Binoche) is asked to perform in a revival of the play that made her famous twenty years ago. But back then she played the role of Sigrid, an alluring young girl who disarms and eventually drives her boss Helena to suicide.


Movie: SPOT - Win Tickets

21/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

From the Spanish Embassy in Canberra, director César Espada has created what is all at once an engrossing, disturbing and twistedly comedic story of deliberate cruelty with SPOT.


Recap: The Empire Strips Back at Canberra Theatre

20/04/2015 by Jason Perelson

A Long Time Ago, in a Parody far, far away... …at least that's how the opening crawl of Saturday night's The Empire Strips Back framed our experience. And (spoiler alert) what an experience! Creative Director Russall S. Beattie has spent the last few years honing the Star Wars Burlesque parody to a fine art, bringing an altogether different (to say the least), take on the beloved film franchise.


5 Things to Do This Weekend

16/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

Welcome back, Weekend! There’s one more chance to get out amongst it before next week’s cold weather hits home. We’ve found lots of fun to be had in the ACT this week, so strap yourselves in for all the action across Canberra on the coming days. Enjoy! 1. 1st Birthday ‘Carnivale’ at Lucky’s (QT Hotel) Friday from 5.00pm (Happy Hour) and 8.00pm (The Circus!)


Score A Double Pass to Groovin' The Moo - Winners Announced Next Week!

14/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

Last month the annual Groovin' competition kicked off on Instagram, and it's almost time to crown the WINNER of a double pass to Canberra's ONLY music festival! To Enter: 1. Post an original photo of your BEST FESTIVAL MOMENT! It can be anything from your view in the mosh pit, a favourite band, the new friends you met or the tasty hot dog you ate, YOUR best festival moment along with the reason why! 2. Follow us on Instagram @Out_In_Canberra 3. Mention us in your post (@OutInCanberra) and use the hashtags #outincanberra #GTM2015