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On page 146 of Hatchet Job, spoiler-phobe Kermode admits to binning his Prometheus issue of Empire. We’ll forgive him long enough to recommend his new book, a musing on the state of film criticism. He does tend to wildly digress, but this is enjoyably incendiary stuff: when he’s not detailing his run-in on the Southbank with a director he’d slated, he’s calling Tarantino a “self-indulgent arse”.


Reviewed by Nick De Semlyen

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