Film & Books

In Review: War for the Planet of the Apes gets the Total MK thumbs up

Ship-shape in terms of the writing and solid performances, but the quality of this film is just a tad lower than the previous entries as the emphasis (understandably, given the title) is on battle rather than drama... ...

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OPINION: Cinema is no place for screaming babies and disruptive ankle-biters!

The woes of the unruly child and the nonchalant parents at the cinema. Claire Durrant has her say......

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CHAPTER & VERSE: Author Kate Hunter talks with Total MK

Kate Hunter is a debut author with a compelling new novel that examines a little explored period in Scottish history: Edinburgh’s print industry in the late-nineteenth century – a volatile time of significant change. Kate will be in conversation at Waterstone's intu on Thursday......

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Showing at Cineworld Milton Keynes later this week: The Black Prince

Award-winning historical drama The Black Prince - based on the poignant life story of the last King of Punjab – opens at cineworld Milton Keynes this week...

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In Review: It Comes at Night causes conflict for our critic...

It's been a day since I last saw It Comes At Night and as I write this review, I am still conflicted about my thoughts on this film. A majority of critics have been raving about it, where as cinema ticket buyers have been less complimentary. ...

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Great British Bake Off winner Candice is coming to Milton Keynes

GBBO's Candice Brown has just launched her first cookbook, and she's coming to Milton Keynes this week to meet her fans......

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