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Underworld (2003)

It’s not clear how I managed to avoid seeing this for nearly a decade and a half. It’s dreadful, but in a rather pleasing way (unlike… 328 more words

The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom

In this fable, the first man on earth to count the hours becomes Father Time.

The inventor of the world’s first clock is punished for trying to measure God’s greatest gift. 252 more words

Miniseries: London Spy (2016)

The collocation of the words “London” and “spy” suggests a stylish thriller with a lot of umbrellas and conversations in St James’s Park. At the very least, some gritty leather jackets and terrorist-thwarting à la “Spooks.” Not, say, a self-pitying club kid and an irritating naïveté. 403 more words

Con Air (1997)

This movie came out 20 years ago, and I had almost no idea what happened in it. That is to say, I thought it was  257 more words

Before We Go (2014)

Do you think that Chris Evans is cute and charming enough that you want to watch a version of Before Sunrise that he directed and in which he stars? 206 more words

Suite Française (2014)

I’m going to be unfair to this movie, because I’ve read the novel by Irène Némirovsky, which is brilliant. Suite Française was written during the war, before Némirovsky was murdered by the Nazis, and, though unfinished, it has a much broader and clearer vision of humanity than the film does. 273 more words

Book review: When I Wake Up by Jessica Jarlvi

When I Wake Up by Jessica Jarlvi

Publication date:  01 June 2017

Genre: General Fiction (Adult), Mystery & Thrillers

Length*:  5 hours 21 mins

(*based on the time it took me to read this title) 517 more words

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