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“I never had an…

2 Sep

“I never had any friends later on like the ones I had when I was twelve. Jesus, does anyone?”

Stand By Me, Based on The Body by Stephen King.


“a single green…

2 Jul

“a single green light, minute and faraway, that might have been the end of a dock.”

– F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby, Ch. 1


“Alright, alrig…

2 Jul

“Alright, alright, Mickey’s a mouse, Donald’s a duck, Pluto’s a dog. What’s Goofy?”

-Gordie, Stand By Me, based on The body by Stephen King

7 films in 7 weeks

5 Apr

s1250029.jpgSo I’ve been a busy bee the last month or so. The Easter holidays are underway and I’ve finally found the time to explain what I’ve been up to. Continue reading

The Problem with the Academy

24 Feb

As I’m sure you’re all aware tonight is the 85th Academy Awards. Now before I begin my disgruntled rant I just have to say congrats to whoever does win. It’s an honor and I hope you appreciate it.

That aside am I the only one slightly irritated by the nominations? Continue reading

Review: Django Unchained.

6 Feb

So last night I made the short trip round the corner to my local single screen cinema The Commodore. Other then the Arts Center cinema this is all we have in the little town of Aberyswyth so as you can Imagine it was pretty busy given the film is only showing this week before changing to Gangster squad. Still the charm of the little old fashioned cinema. Continue reading

5 Improvements in Superhero movies

20 Sep

Unless you live under a rock you’ve probably noticed how great superhero movies have gotten. I’m not saying any of the older ones were bad, they’re not. They stuck to the comics and delivered what was needed at the time of release. However now we have Kevin Fiege and Christopher Nolan giving audiences something a little different. Something a hell of a lot more real. Continue reading