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The Greatest Knight

by Thomas Asbridge

A thrillingly intimate portrait of one of history’s most illustrious knights – William Marshal – that vividly evokes the grandeur and barbarity of the Middle Ages… 409 more words


Roving Review The Winter King Part 3

I am well into The Winter King (page 316 of 488) and finding, despite the numerous names and  places, the story is captivating. Cornwell writes fast paced and vivid battle scenes (or escape scenes) that keep me up into the night (and therefore, tired for my classes the next day.) But, such is the price of a good book! 172 more words

Book Reviews

Kingsman: The Secret Service. “You are about to embark on the most dangerous job interview in the world.”

For anyone who may have seen a little film called Kick-Ass in 2010, you may already be quite familiar with how the movies based on the works of Mark Millar can turn out when put to film by Matthew Vaughn (Layer Cake, X-Men: First Class). 777 more words


The Legend Of Zelda Ocarina Of Time - 'Song Of Storms' (Lancelot Bootleg)

Something for the gamers out there.

At the very end of the last century, arguably the greatest video games of all time arrived in the UK. 127 more words


On second halves and Camelot

I daresay we have all had “one brief shining moment”… Alan Jay Lerner wrote of it in the story of Camelot, “Don’t let it be forgot, that once there was a spot, for one brief shining moment, that was known as Camelot.” 938 more words

XXXIX. The Night I Became Elvis

It’s the cold on the back of my neck
No matter what kind of summer it’s been
And being high, and apart, and looking
Just gazing across some abyss at everyone… 248 more words

Movie Review - Night at the Museum: The Secret of the Tomb (2014)

Director: Shawn Levy

Stars: Ben Stiller, Robin Williams, Rebel Wilson, Ricky Gervais, Steve Coogan, Owen Wilson, Skyler Gisondo, Rami Malek, Patrick Gallagher, Mizuo Peck, Ben Kingsley, Dan Stevens… 538 more words