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Electric have just released the sell-through version of Ken l.oach‘s

uncompromising film which tells the harrowing story of Maggie

, Conlon. abused as a child and then victirnised by the system as an

adult. Despite being declared an unfit mother and having her four

children taken away from her. Maggie refuses to give tip hope. - ,. . l Newcomer Crissy Rock‘s portrayal of Maggie brought her the .


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. . _ . .. ""' offering two full price Silver Bear Award for Best Actress at the NO) Berlin i'rlm . tickets ml, the price 0' one ., , Festival. Sotrnd good'.’ Well. we‘ve got ten copies of the movie to to see David crew’s The ‘~ 4 " ,y I give away to the readers who can answer this: gggg'". Architecton Thurs 29 Feb What was the name of Ken Loach‘s most recent film. on the subject of the Spanish (‘iv il at 8pm. Take this copy war-y of The Lisfalong to the Box Office on the night.

Answers on a postcard by ’l‘hursday 7 March. Address them to: LADYBIRD COMP, The list, 14 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1TE.


Unless you‘ve been hibernating for the past few months then you can't have failed to notice the feeding frenzy surrounding the release of the film of Irvine \\'elsh's book.

Most of the nation's film writers have been wasing lyrical about the mm ic's merits and the soundtrack deserves top marks as well. There are tracks by old faves such as Iggy _ . Pop. New Order and Lou ‘Laugbing Boy" Reed along The T79": 53 Trongater Flasgow '3 ""9""9 two In” price tickets for the price of one to see Endgame

on Wed 6 Mar at 8pm. Take along this copy of The List to the Box Office after 6pm on the night.



with a host of new talent such as Sleeper. Blur and Underworld. Leftfield have even written a track especially for the movie.

No party will be worth its salt over the next few months unless this is the stuff being played. Which leads tts on to the competition. at last. Thanks to fabby Fopp we have five copies of the 'l'ruimporting soundtrack to give away as well as five large posters of the film courtesy of Polygram. Get this to get the goodies:

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Independent Traveller’s World are offering the first ten people to the Box Office two full price tickets for the price of one for entry to their exhibition of

E d w a r d independent travel companies and related talks at the Assembly Rooms,

Edinburgh on Sat 2/Sun 3 Mar, mam—6pm. Take

along this copy of The Lisfto the Box Office.

Hurrah! At long last video lovers can get their mitts on the widescreen version of Tim Burton's modern day fairytale

about the malformed topiarist and his adventures in m

suburbia. Johnny ‘llcait-throb‘ l)epp gives a fine performance as the misunderstood outcast and Winona

Ryder provides the perfect foil.

Thanks to 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment we have five copies of the widescreen

video of the film to give away. Answer this:

When was 'I'mins/rotting. the book. first published'.’

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There are ten free pairs of tickets to see the world premiere of Josef Hadj’s Wayzeck at Tramway on Answers on a postcard by Wednesday 6 March. Mark them: ED COMP, The List, Tue 27 Feb at 8pm. Take along this copy of The list 14 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1TE. to the Box Office on the night.

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I! “if whole magazine and present it to the relevant box , ., office or cash desk. All offers are subject to The Fourth British Art Show is coming to Edinburgh. 473:7," v availahimy and managements reserve (ha right to Mounted every five years. this year's show is the most 4’ refusa admissiom

ambitious to date. highlighting new and often provocative work by 26 young British artists. Displayed in seven of the cities art galleries. the exhibtion is sure to challenge the perception of what constitutes art. To mark the event we have a bottle of Smirnoff vodka and an exhibition

COMPETITIONS: Only one entry per person per competition. If you are entering more than one . competition, you need use only one envelope, but please make sure that your name, address and

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