Monthly Archives: April 2017

Films I Watched In: March

I didn’t think it was necessary to put the year in the title this time. Even I’m remembering on a regular basis it’s now 2017. And isn’t the year going quickly? Anyway, here’s what I watched over March, seven films … Continue reading

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Opinion Battles Round 8 – Favourite Car Chase Scene

Originally posted on Movie Reviews 101:
Opinion Battles Round 8 Favourite Car Chase Scene Each year we seem to see an action film go out of its way to make sure we get a more jaw-dropping car chase scene. These will…

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Mars Attacks! (1996) – Here’s Jack Blogathon

It’s the Here’s Jack Blogathon 2017! Thanks to Gill of Realweegiemidget Reviews for hosting this blogathon. You can read all about it (plus loads more Jack reviews) here and whilst I’m doing shout outs I’d also like to say happy birthday to Jack … Continue reading

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Opinion Battles Round 7 – Favourite Performance in a Comedy Movie by a Non-Comedic Actor

Originally posted on Movie Reviews 101:
Opinion Battles Round 7 Favourite Performance in a Comedy Movie by a Non-Comedic Actor Over the years of acting we have had plenty of comedic actors’ nail comedy and move into drama but quite often…

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My First Blog Post Revisited

#MyFirstBlogPostRevisited (hold tight the riders) Thank you very much to Jeff of Eclectic Music Lover (great site) for nominating me for the prestigious My First Blog Post Revisited challenge. Here are the rules for this challenge: No cheating. (It must … Continue reading

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Double prison movie review: Scum (1979) and Mean Machine (2001)

Original posted here and here as part of Rob and Jay’s Genre Grandeur. Two British classics! Kind of. One British classic and another British….film. Thanks to MovieRob for his usual tireless efforts in hosting another (great) Genre Grandeur and thanks … Continue reading

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