SHOULD RAMI MALEK WIN BEST ACTOR?

The Oscars are this weekend, and with it, the potential of Rami Malek completed his sweep and taking home that Academy Award for Best Actor. Back in October, it seemed a done deal that most people were happy with. Now, however, it’s almost a complete switch. Rami Malek went global last year when he played […]

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MY CHARACTER VALENTINES

In case you hadn’t heard, today is Valentine’s Day: a day celebrating love, relationships and chocolate. But, more importantly – today is my birthday! In celebration of both days, here are twenty two of the characters from film and television I would ask to be my Valentine – one for every year of my life […]

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2019 BAFTA RECAP

Last night was the most glittering night in the UK film industry, the British Academy Film Awards. As the only show I can watch live and still get a reasonable bedtime, I dedicate myself to taking note of every second of this broadcast. It’s like my own little personal one of all the film awards […]

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TRAINSPOTTING: FILMS I SHOULD SEEN

Another week, and a quick film for this challenge squeezed in before the BAFTAs air. This week, I watched a lovely, light little film about the British railways: Trainspotting! Here’s what I knew about the film before watching: drugs, Ewan McGregor, drugs, that big “choose life” speech, drugs, an orange poster, drugs and as far […]

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BAFTA PREDICTIONS

The red carpet is just finishing up at London’s Royal Albert Hall and the British Academy Film Awards are underway again. Though the ceremony starts in real time any minute now, it isn’t broadcast for another couple of hours – so what other way to fill this gap of time than with a predictions blog […]

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CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME

Every awards season there’s one or two films that go under the radar when it comes to nominations at ceremonies; but creates a lot of a buzz between film fans. Can You Ever Forgive Me? is that film this year, and the day it was finally released in the UK my twitter feed rejoiced. Directed […]

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