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Fierce and Funny: Mapp & Lucia

As you might have observed, I’ve changed the design of my blog and also added a few details leading directly to my latest obsession: the… 2,110 more words



5.5 out of 10


Released: 9th January 2015

Director: James Kent (The White Queen (TV))

Cast: Alicia Vikander, Kit Harington, Dominic West, Taron Egerton, Colin Morgan, Hayley Atwell, Joanna Scanlan, Anna Chancellor, Alexandra Roach, Henry Garrett, Jonathan Bailey with Emily Watson and Miranda Richardson… 364 more words


DVD review: Mapp & Lucia

It’s 1930 and the peace of the village of Tilling is unsettled by the arrival of two outsiders. The duo: Mrs. Emmeline Lucas (Anna Chancellor) and her male companion Georgie Pillson (Steve Pemberton) are an odd pair but, it soon becomes clear, nowhere near as odd as the people of Tilling itself. 243 more words

Film review: Testament of Youth

‘Beautifully balanced, brilliantly cast’

(Testament of Youth – Out in UK cinemas nationwide now)

Testament of Youth is far considered to be one of the greatest war memoirs ever written. 281 more words


Hopes and Aspirations

For the first time in 16 years Wellyman and I had a whole 2 weeks off this Christmas and what a joy it was. Apart from my Christmas Eve blog post I didn’t touch the computer for the whole time. 949 more words


Meet the new faces of 'Downton Abbey'

Masterpiece’s favorite upstairs-downstairs period drama is back, and with its return come a slew of new faces. We know what you’re thinking: Will George Clooney, who appeared in a… 532 more words