The Mysterious Sinkage of Jumbo Floating Restaurant: Scam or Accident

Once upon a time, it was known as “the world’s largest sea-food house,” it was docked in the Aberdeen Typhoon Shelter for nearly half a century. In its golden was hers, this was where the Queen of England was served during her visits to Hong Kong, which also became a hot spot for movie sets … Read more

British woman accusing Oscar-winning director Paul Haggis of rape ‘asked for part in James Bond’

A British woman who claims she was raped by Oscar-winning film director Paul Haggis asked him to get her a part in a James Bond film, it has been claimed. The unidentified 30-year-old was found in a distressed state last week and told police she had been kept in an Italian bed and breakfast for … Read more

A Review Of John Madden’s Operation Mincemeat

Colin Firth as Ewen Montagu and Matthew Macfadyen as Charles Cholmondeleyphoto: Giles Keyte/Courtesy See-Saw Films and Netflix Operation Mincemeat, a richly engaging World War II spy drama from director John Madden, opens with voiceover narration which asserts that a good story contains that which is seen, and also that which is hidden. Over the course … Read more