Monthly Archives: February 2013

Film review – Mama (15)

“Don’t open the closet!” “Why, what’s in there?” “Nothing” Directed and co-wrote by Andrés Muschietti ‘Mama’ tells the story of two very young sisters that find themselves left alone in a woodland cabin for 5 years, and somehow survive!…. The … Continue reading

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Film review – Cloud Atlas

“Our lives are not our own. From womb to tomb, we are bound to others, past and present” The above quote goes a long way to describing the film ‘Cloud Atlas’; so much so I am tempted to leave the … Continue reading

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Film review – This is 40

“How many of those are you going to eat?” “As many as I want” “I’ll tell mom on you” “Try it and see what you get for Christmas!” Directed and written by Judd Apatow, ‘This is 40′ is a kind … Continue reading

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Film review – Beautiful Creatures

 “You want to be a normal human? What do you think that is? We don’t have powers to just change things whenever we like” First we had the ‘The Twilight Saga’, now Beautiful Creatures is a film based on the … Continue reading

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Film review – I Give It A Year

“It’s a shame they can’t put your brain in her body…D’you know what I mean?  That would be amazing!” Written and directed by Dan Mazer, ‘I Give it A Year’ is a romantic comedy about a couples first year of … Continue reading

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Happy Valentines

Hi there all :>) We’re still extremely busy here, but I just had to do a quick whittering before tomorrow.  For tomorrow be the day of love………..and beer LOL!!!  I think it deffo warrrants a quick visit to a pub … Continue reading

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Film reviews – Hitchcock (and also), The Girl

“I’ve seen more smiles on a bus full of schoolchildren going over a cliff!” “But they keep watching!” Alfred Hitchcock is thought by some to have been the greatest film maker of all time.  Each to their own, I’ve never … Continue reading

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Film review – Warm Bodies

“You just told her you ate her ex!  Do you really think you have a chance?!” Warm Bodies is based on the novel by Isaac Marion.  Jonathan Levine wrote the screenplay and also directed.  It is set after a zombie … Continue reading

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Film review – Django Unchained

“How do you like the bounty huntin’ business?”  “Kill white folks and they pay you for it. What’s NOT to like!” Django Unchained sees the revival of the spaghetti western Tarantino style!…  I have never been a fan of westerns, … Continue reading

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Film review – Lincoln

“Do you think we choose the times into which we are born? Or do we fit the times we are born into?” You could be forgiven for not realising Lincoln was directed by Steven Spielberg, it is certainly a departure … Continue reading

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