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One suspects that Michael Hutchence would have been turning in his grave when the woeful Rock Star: INXS – in which his surviving band mates turned their search for a new frontman into a reality talent series – first aired back in 2005. Fortunately, a more fitting televisual tribute to the charismatic Aussie singer arrives this week in the shape of the TV mini-series INXS: Never Tear Us Apart, with Luke Arnold making a pretty good fist of portraying the INXS frontman. As well as reviewing the DVD, this week we also revisit their music library and come up with the definitive ‘how-to-buy’ guide to INXS.
Other exclusive new content added to the website include interviews with Beau Willimon, one of the lead writers of the hit TV series House Of Cards, and EA Sports’ Brad Hilderbrand, who takes us through the latest edition of Madden NFL 15. In addition, you can check out reviews of the final season Californication, the British mini-series The Escape Artist and Francis Ford Coppola’s latest Twixt.
Game of the Month: Company of Heroes 2: The Western Front Armies
One year on, the online battles of Company of Heroes 2 have pitted gamer against gamer, causing untold loss of time and personal hygiene. But the toll is only set to grow now that the standalone The Western Front Armies package has dropped like Fallschirmjägers from the sky, bringing US troops and the German Oberkommando West into the fray...