Tags » James McAvoy

No Rationale

Human instinct is a strange thing. It can safeguard us and protect us, keep us from harm. It can also lead to puzzling preferences when it comes to who we do and don’t like, particularly in the world of films and television. 297 more words

Wait For It...

Classic tale of “pick up your trash”. Halle Berry pointed out the dropped receipt, “Someone would drop their receipt.” It really does happen all… 53 more words

Film

The Actor Review: James McAvoy

“I always believed that I never wanted to be an actor. I only did it because I was allowed to do it and I had to do something.” 581 more words

The Celeb Review

The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby

I will try to fight myself and not see this when it comes out because I know it’s originally two separate films presenting each side of the love story called Him and… 34 more words

Art

Where can I get a Scottish terrier?

The Commonwealth Games have arrived! And I’m excited, even if they’re not quite as shiny and glamorous as the Olympics. Next week I’m going to be in Glasgow watching the Games (in the rain, if the weather forecast is to be believed) so I was keen to check out the opening ceremony on Wednesday and see what Scotland has in store for us. 792 more words

Happy Things

Filth (2013) Review

There are two key reasons that Filth is a film worth paying attention to; it’s based on a book by Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh and it features a performance from James McAvoy far removed from roles we would associate with the actor. 403 more words

Review

Cigarette Burns: Atonement

I’m reigniting the “Cigarette Burns” series if only for this post on Joe Wright’s Atonement. It may see a more consistent return here and over at  2,451 more words