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St. Vincent (2014) Review

Plot: A young boy whose parents have just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic war veteran who lives next door. 762 more words

Film Journalism

Underrated Films, Un-Prolonged Reviews: The Tourist (2010)

Plot (from IMDB): Revolves around Frank, an American tourist visiting Italy to mend a broken heart. Elise is an extraordinary woman who deliberately crosses his path. 228 more words

Film Journalism

British Invasion

I am fairly late in posting this. By a few days. Or perhaps it’s been a week. I’m not entirely sure. I seem to lose track of time regularly nowadays. 350 more words

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Birdman Review

Pretentious; I think that’s the correct word to use to describe Birdman. Yet somehow, it’s fantastically thought-provoking, compelling and all round superb – perhaps brilliantly pretentious would be a better description. 575 more words

What's New Pussycat?

It’s been a couple of funny/interesting weeks here at Wildfire. I’ve moved house again, and this time, for those of you who know how often I seem to move int he last few years, I’ve not bothered to complete the unpacking. 232 more words

Christian Monggard - "paper journalist" gone to Twitter (UPDATED)

The new online platforms – like social media – can be seen as a threat to the original media powerhouses, but some are not as negative in their outlook. 462 more words

New endorsement for my Alexander Payne book from James Marshall Crotty

My Alexander Payne book has received a lovely new endorsement.  It’s from James Marshall Crotty, an Omaha native who’s made quite a name for himself as a journalist and author.   131 more words