BLACK GIRL | 2018 FILM CHALLENGE

It is week forty seven of my 2018 film challenge and this week’s theme is… A film by an African filmmaker I owe a big thank you to Elliot Coen for this one – I’d watched District 9 by South African filmmaker Neill Blomkamp originally, but took to Twitter for more suggestions after feeling like […]

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THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE

Netflix originals are usually pretty hit and miss, especially when it comes to television shows. Case in point: Stranger Things, and then Insatiable. But trust me when I say the streaming platform’s latest addition is well worth your time: you need to see The Haunting of Hill House. Adapted as a re-imagining by Mike Flanagan from […]

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THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD

It’s rare that a film with such a massive build up to it comes with such a huge amount of backlash before production even stars, especially after such a successful franchise behind it. Enter Fantastic Beasts: the Crimes of Grindelwald. The highly anticipated sequel to the spin off series of the infamous Harry Potter series was […]

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MY MUM’S BEST CINEMA EXPERIENCES

Today is my mum’s birthday! We’ve had a lovely day with all the family together, managed to watch Incredibles 2 finally after vowing we couldn’t watch it without the whole family (more on that later) and now we’re all sat screaming at each other playing Disney Trivial Pursuit. I’ve been thinking a lot about how […]

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BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY

Of all of 2018’s film releases, this one is one of the few I’ve been anticipating the most. My mum raised me on Queen. One of my most watched VHS’s of my childhood was Greatest Hits Volume II Music Video’s and I adored it. I Want to Break Free was my favourite and Innuendo scared me […]

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WATCHMEN | 2018 FILM CHALLENGE

It is week forty five of my 2018 film challenge (every week closer to week fifty two is freaking me out more), and this week’s theme is…. A film based on a comic book or graphic novel I’m pretty sure there are few films in that category I haven’t seen, but there’s one with a […]

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OCTOBER FILM ROUND UP

Hi! This post is going to be half my monthly round up, half an update as to why my blog has been a little slow as of late – so get a cup of tea and come back to have a read. The reason I’ve been a little AWOL is that I’ve been in Bournemouth […]

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