Hello! Rife Magazine ceased publishing new work in July 2022.

We've kept the magazine online as an archive and hope you'll still continue to enjoy all of its contributions from the last 8 years.

The Rife Team


A Crash Course in the Wonderful World of Spike Lee

Don’t know where to start with Spike Lee’s films?

Three Billboards: an Oscar-worthy let-down

Swing and a miss - is Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri 2017’s biggest cinematic letdown?

Pick of the Week: 'Mustang'

Rife Guide has picked the best thing happening this week in Bristol- sweet and sad ‘Mustang’.
Guide / / Holly Muse

OSCARS SPECIAL: Best Original Song Nominees

Hari pits the Best Oscar songs against each other.
Music / / Hari Ramakrishnan

OSCAR SPECIAL: 'Spotlight' vs 'The Big Short'

Hari explores the Oscar contenders featuring the biggest Oscar bait.
Film / / Hari Ramakrishnan

FILM: 'Trumbo' vs 'The Front'

Hari explores how film is dissecting a dark part of America's history.
Film / / Hari Ramakrishnan