‘Desperate Remedies’

This debut film by New Zealand directors Stewart Main and Peter Wells uses the exaggerated Hollywood style of the 40s bodice- ripping melodrama to tell a story of y conflicting passions and latent lesbian love. The film is now s released on video and we have five a ' copies to give away. The winners also get a Desperate Remedies T—shirt. To enter. just tell us:


Who was the Oscar-winning director ofthe New Zealand film The Piano?

Send your answers. which must reach us by Wednesday 18 May, to DESPERATE COMP, The list, 14 High Street, Edinburgh EN1 1TE.


The well-established rave returns to the Royal Highland Centre. lngliston on Saturday 28 May and you could be going for free. We‘ve got ten pairs of tickets to give away and the first two winners also get a natty Rezerection jacket. Featured Dis are Westbam. Tanith. Carl Cox and Bass Generator. with several PAs including Dance Overdose. To enter. just answer this question:

What is Carl Cox‘s live outfit called?


Send your answers, which must reach us by Thursday l9 May. to

BEZ COMP, The list, 14 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1TE.

Tom Robinson

Chris Rea, Sade and Al Scott of The Levellers all lined up to help Tom Robinson record Lure ()t'er Rage. his first studio album for three years. This is a collection of songs described as ranging from ‘the overtly political to the intensely personal‘; you have the chance to hear it for yourself with this competition. We have five copies to give away to enter. just tell us:

What was Tom Robinson‘s last studio album called?

Send your answers, which must reach us by Friday 20 May. to

ROBINSON COMP, The List, 14 High Street, Edinburgh EN1 1TE.

a ‘Jack Be Nimble’

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When Jack's mother is committed to an asylum. he is separated from his infant twin Dora and sent to live with his evil stepmother under a regime of abuse and humilation. Unsurprisingly. Jack. played by Alexis Arquette. doesn‘t turn out to be a particularly well-adjusted young man and this is his story: a mixture of horror. fantasy and dark humour. We’ve got five copies of the video and five T-shirts to give away. To enter. just tell us:

What are Alexis Arquette’s two famous acting sisters called?

Send your answers, which must reach us by Monday 23 May. to JACK COMP, The list, 14 High Street, Edinburgh EN1 1 TE.

MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS Two tickets for the price oi one on Tuest‘landWedteiorMaryOueeeoi Scots Got tier Need Chopped Off at the lyceurn Theatre at 7.30pm. Stall seats only. Take this copy oi The list to the box office on the night. tickets sublect to availability.




Using a thin wire guard over the twin blades, Protector alters the closeness at a wet shave with the saiety of a dry razor. The pivoting head keeps the blades at the best angle to the skin and the specially shaped handle gives good control. You can test one for yourseli; we’ve got 25 tree Protector razors to give away. Simply send your name and address to; PROTECTOR OFFER/THE llST. 43 King Street, london WC2E ORJ.

OUMBSTRUCK You can get two tickets tor the price at one (full price £7.50, 26) to see this production at the Tron, Glasgow on Sundays 8 and 15 May at 7.30pm. Take a copy of The list to the box office on the night. Otter subject to availability.


OFFERS: Cut out the coupon or take along the whole magazine and present it to the relevant box oiiice or cash desk. All otters are subject to availability and managements reserve the right to reiuse admission.

COMPETITIONS: Only one entry per person per competition. It you are entering more than one competition, you need use only one envelope, but please make sure that your name and address are attached to EACN entry. Competitions are open to all UK residents (over the age oi 18 in alcohol- related otters). No responsibility can be accepted by The List tor prizes which cannot be obtained due to unioreseen circumstances. To obtain a list of winners, please send a SAE to The list Competition Winners, stating which lssue(s) results you require.

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