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About Time - Blu Ray review 4.5/5 stars

I’m not a big fan of “romantic comedies” but I am a big fan of time travel.  When I read the blurb for About Time… 384 more words

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About Time

Richard Curtis (2013)

We’re all traveling through time together, every day of our lives. All we can do is do our best to relish this remarkable ride.

About Time

About Time (Dir. Richard Curtis, 2013)

The ability to wander into a dark space, clench my firsts and travel back in time is not something I particularly covet but this is the gift bestowed upon Tim (Domhnall Gleeson) by his father after a rather heady New Year’s Eve Party. 666 more words


"About Time" about Looking Hard Enough

I don’t get many things right the first time
In fact, I am told that a lot
Now I know all the wrong turns, the stumbles and falls…

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Writing The African Film Like Richard Curtis

I love British films. I love how they are character- driven and humane. Some of the most authentic and compelling movies I have ever watched are written by British Screenwriters. 648 more words

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ABOUT TIME - That's What It's All About

Romantic comedies are hits and misses. I usually don’t enjoy them, though I suppose I’m not the intended audience. My wife very much wanted to see this movie, and the purported sci-fi element intrigued me, so I gave it a chance. 1,823 more words


Movie #2: About Time

I may not be a fan of romantic comedy, but I make exception for the British take on the boy-meets-girl movie. The blend of dry wit with heart-warming sentimentality has made writer-director Richard Curtis a master of these movies, having been responsible for some of my faves such as Notting Hill, Four Weddings and a Funeral, Love Actually, and now About Time. 374 more words