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With 80 minutes standing between half the competition and Mad Monday, the remaining eight sides will be eager to use the final round of the regular season to shape up before the race for the premiership begins in earnest next week.

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Newcastle Knights v St. George Illawarra Dragons – Full Match Preview

Newcastle Knights v St. George Illawarra Dragons – McDonald Jones Stadium – Saturday, September 1st – 3.00pm

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“BlacKkKlansman” movie review

“…for all the praise BlacKkKlansman rightly deserves the harsh reality for audiences to contend with is that under better circumstances the life of Ron Stallworth would merely be a story of his past – not our present.”

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“First Reformed” movie review

“First Reformed opts against grandiose actions to provide audiences with an intimate look at the life of a complicated figure tasked with demonstrating compassion, while being capable of venom towards himself and others.”

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“Lean on Pete” movie review

“Andrew Haigh’s fourth feature Lean on Pete may appear to be familiar on the surface, but through visually captivating scenery and a star-making performance from Charlie Plummer the end result is an emotionally devastating tale among the best films of 2018.”

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An introduction to The Criterion Collection: ten films for cinema lovers

“With close to a thousand titles given The Criterion Collection seal of approval, here are ten films to begin a life-long appreciation of cinema.”

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“In Brown we trust” – ten defining moments from Nathan Brown’s Knights career

To coincide with the release of “Hard Yards: The story of the Newcastle Knights” by Robert Dillon, reminisce on the ten moments that have defined the tenure of current Knights coach Nathan Brown (so far).

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An introduction to Linoleum Knife

Ten reviews to convince you why you should be listening to Linoleum Knife – ‘a podcast of the cinema’.

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Robert Crosby is a Bachelor of Communication (Honours) graduate from the University of Newcastle. He was awarded the 2017 University Medal for his thesis Calling out Bullshit

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