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AWAY WE GO (2009)


I definitely liked this movie more than I thought I was going to. It was still a little too cute for me but I think it had interesting moments. 300 more words

The Red Hoods: Episode 22 - Not Appropriately Dressed

This fortnight Niall was in London and saw Charlie and the Chocolate Factory the musical by Sam Mendes (0:23:23), Sean read Dark Places and Sharp Objects both by Gillian Flynn (0:44:08) and The Martian by Andy Weir (0:52:30). 100 more words

Sean Coughlan


Director of Photography: Conrad L. Hall

Director: Sam Mendes

Perfect Shots

Road To Perdition (2002)

Working for the mob, Michael Sullivan (Tom Hanks) is the top hitman for John Rooney (Paul Newman). After Michael’s son witnesses his father at work, John’s son, Connor (Daniel Craig), goes to the Sullivan household, killing Michael’s wife and other son. 472 more words


Penny Dreadful Season One Overview and Finale Review

When I first heard that Showtime were set to air a horror series based on the famous literary characters of Frankenstein, Dorian Gray and the like, I was beyond excited. 915 more words

The Small Screen Scene

…new Showtime series "Penny Dreadful" is really something.

Created by John Logan, and produced by Logan and “American Beauty” director Sam Mendes, this feels like the television equivalent of a DJ mashup. Named after the cheap 19th century British pulp publications containing sensational and lurid stories, this series runs amok amongst the most well-known Victorian horror figures. 203 more words

Movies And TV-series

Review: Cabaret

For a while I reserved a special place for Les Miserablès as the best dramatic retelling of a historical period by a musical, but that has all changed since I saw the Sam Mendes directed… 374 more words

Musical Review