Firstly I would like to personally thank Jo for the best read I have had in a very long time. I didn’t want the book to end and have no idea what I am going to read next. It’s a bit odd being a bloke and relating to the situations Frankie, our heroine, goes through […]Read More Playgroups and Prosecco : The (Mis) adventures of a single mum by Jo Middleton ; A review
How many of you have stopped while watching a film and thought, that music is really making this film ? And i mean actual movies not musicals or movies that have the big musical numbers throughout. I have been into music as long as i can remember , probably longer than I have been into […]Read More Music and movies
Since the advent of facebook there has been quite a lot of pages, groups and forums dedicated to movies, some have been great and some awful, have left more than one due to other members try to TELL me what my opinion should be , instead of offering constructive criticism or providing there side of […]Read More More musings with fellow movie buffs
As I commute I tend to listen to music to drown out the other sheep, and make my journey more pleasurable. I have Apple Music and can stream anything I want to, to my hearts content. So , due to my movie obsession, I have a lot of soundtracks and scores amongst my other music. […]Read More Further movie musings
One of the biggest things I find wrong with cinema is over hype. As noted In an earlier part of this ever growing blog series , I missed out on seeing what has become my all time favourite film, The Crow, due to the constant hype around it. In the last few years we seem […]Read More Confessions of a life long movie buff (Part 5) Pet Peeves, bits I forgot and general musings.
How can a film with 4 of my favourite actors (Gary Oldman, Samuel L. Jackson, Ryan Reynolds and Richard E. Grant) and Salma Hayek not be good? A fun action / comedy/ love story / buddy movie with locations worthy of a Bond film, and going by the stunts it must have had a similar […]Read More The Hitman’s Bodyguard
After I got my first VHS player the world was my mollusc, in addition to regular cinema visits , (Top Gun , Big Trouble in Little China , the Michael Keaton Batman movie , Labyrinth and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade are standouts from those years) my family had membership to three local video […]Read More Confessions of a life long movie buff part 2 (the sequel)