Monthly Archives: September 2014

Lars and the Real Girl (2007)

IMDB page here Lars and the Real Girl is either going to be stupid and unrealistic OR a sweet but strange, uplifting movie. It will depend who you’re talking to. The film follows socially awkward and hugely shy Lars (Ryan … Continue reading

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Five Great Spanish Movies

I have been a bit quiet on WordPress recently, due to being on holiday in sunny and beautiful Spain. In honour of my return to WordPress (get the flags out!) and also in honour of Spain itself, I thought a … Continue reading

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Top 10 in Honour of Scotland

Tomorrow is Thursday 18th September 2014 – a big day for the UK. The referendum vote to decide whether Scotland will leave our little island and become independent. So today I’m doing a personal top 10 – in honour of Scotland. 1. John … Continue reading

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Bad Neighbours (2014)

Bad Neighbours / Neighbors – comedy film review I had fairly high hopes for Bad Neighbours. And yes I’m spelling it the English way because I cannot bring myself to leave out the “u”. Pretty decent cast, irreverent storyline, light … Continue reading

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The Sunshine Award!

I was so excited to be nominated for this award – The Sunshine Award! Sunshine, you are my sunshine, you make me happy… Thank you so much to Horrorville for the nomination, he has an amazing blog full of brilliant … Continue reading

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Favourite Film Friday – #2 The Departed

Every Friday I choose one of my favourite movies for a brief overview. #2 The Departed Genre: crime drama Director: Martin Scorsese Release: 2006 Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Wahlberg, Jack Nicholson, Matt Damon, Martin Sheen, Alec Baldwin, Ray Winstone, Vera Farmiga … Continue reading

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Favourite Film Friday – #1 Sunshine

Every Friday I choose one of my favourite movies for a brief overview. #1 Sunshine Genre: sci-fi / thriller Director: Danny Boyle Release: 2007 Starring: Cillian Murphy, Rose Byrne, Chris Evans, Benedict Wong Tagline: 50 years in the future, Earth’s … Continue reading

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