The Indiependent’s Top Films of the Decade: Tommy Farrell

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Once Upon a Time in Hollywood has everything you would expect from a Quentin Tarantino film: fetishistic depictions of violence, snappy (pop-culture laden) dialogue, a touch of sadism and the masterful merging of the high and the low that Tarantino has built his exhilarating, frequently boundary-pushing career around. Throw […]Read More

Top TV of the Decade: Veep

Welcome to The Indiependent’s Top TV of the Decade! Today, Tommy Farrell takes a look at the hilarious Veep, starring the brilliant Julia Louis-Dreyfus… During the Obama years Veep’s task was uncomplicated. It was an inherently political show but it was operating in relatively straightforward times; there was no #MeToo movement, Donald Trump was just […]Read More

Top TV of the Decade: Mad Men

Welcome to The Indiependent’s Top TV of the Decade! In this feature, Tommy Farrell explores why Mad Men is one of his favourites… AMC’s sprawling, meticulously produced, decade-spanning epic revolved around Don Draper, one of the Golden Age of Television’s greatest anti-heroes. The complexity and richness of his character – as well as Jon Hamm’s […]Read More