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Red Nose Day is back!

The biennial Red Nose Day for Comic Relief, one of my favourite charity telethons is back again for its 30th year this year, on Friday 13th March. 1,151 more words

In Praise Of

About Time (2013)

Director: Richard Curtis
Rating: 15
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Synopsis: The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim’s father tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. 554 more words




Whilst giving my poet’s brain some dozing time this weekend, I am looking to two of my wordsmith heroes and pilfering their greatness for my post.  214 more words



There’s a lazy habit in the film industry of boiling things down to an elevator pitch and then sticking with that description.  Therefore, it’s no surprise that  630 more words


For Valentine's Day

“A work of staggering genius!” I declare as I triumphantly slip the DVD back into its case, “But really,” I add, “you have to admit that it IS a good film”. 1,104 more words

From The Notebook

Trash (2015) - Film Review

Trash is a Brazilian / British co-production directed by Stephen Daldry best known for hit Billy Elliot (2000) and written by Richard Curtis famous for his romantic comedies such as… 403 more words

Movie Reviews

Review: About Time

As soon as the movie starts you are greeted with the warmth and comfort you would expect from a Richard Curtis movie.  About Time brings us the conventional Richard Curtis rom-com that we know and love to the 21st Century. 293 more words

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