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REVIEW: Sunshine On Leith (Cinema)

When I wake up….

SUNSHINE ON LEITH on paper sounded like one of the maddest ideas for a film in a long time, ok cutesy British drama about two homecoming soldiers with some funny bits but interspersed with the greatest hits of The Proclaimers (spot the guest appearance) really did not grab me. 96 more words

Movie of the Week: Sunshine on Leith

Sunshine on Leith is a 2013 British musical film directed by Dexter Fletcher, an adaptation of the stage musical of the same name, a jukebox musical featuring songs by… 66 more words


Chicken Run

I am reviewing the classic children’s animated film by Aardman which is an excellent film. It stars Mel Gibson, Jane Horrocks and Miranda among the all star voice cast. 233 more words

Film Reviews

Film No 28 : Little Voice

One thing about Netflix is that it does throw up some classics, despite its somewhat limited selection of films. I had never actually seen ‘Little Voice’, although its reputation was such that I somehow knew it! 408 more words


Little Voice: the West End hit that became a celluloid treat

Mark Herman’s Little Voice proved a very pleasant way to spend 96 minutes recently. If you haven’t seen this superb blend of biting wit, heart-warming comedy and superb acting, you’re missing out. 303 more words

FILM REVIEW: Sunshine on Leith

Sunshine on Leith (Dexter Fletcher, 2013)

There aren’t many movie musicals these days that aren’t a) well-known Broadway smashes (Les Misérables, Mamma Mia… 833 more words