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Duel (1971)

2016 #140
Steven Spielberg | 86 mins | DVD | 4:3 | USA / English | 12* / PG

As far as Americans are concerned, Steven Spielberg’s debut feature film was… 1,300 more words

4 Stars

Biopics – are they just awards bait?

Joe Hunt asks if all biopics are the same?
As Oscar season rolls around we are greeted once again by another wave of biopics all equipped with an exciting cast and in the hands of a fully capable director and I’m sure an appropriately triumphant soundtrack. 705 more words

Film

What's Next After Books?

Hello,  Cabbages!

I wasn’t able to write anything yesterday, cause I was too busy with work and I couldn’t sneak writing one decent post. BUT today, I am back! 1,207 more words

Bookish

With or Without You

With or without you, it doesn’t, really matter now…

With or without you, it’d become, all the same to me, unlike how at the very beginning, I’d had, a very trying time, coping, living this life of mine, without you by my side, but now, everything’s, settled, and, I’m adapted, to, without you. 167 more words

Thoughts

Scarlet | Marissa Meyer

The Book

Scarlett is the second book in The Lunar Chronicles series. It follows Scarlett as she searches for her grandmother and is pulled into a far bigger story. 525 more words

Get Reading. Get Travelling

‘Wish That You Were Here’ by Florence + The Machine for Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Just over a week until Ransom Riggs’ Tales of the Peculiar lands on the shelves, and just over a month until the movie adaptation of… 102 more words

Books

From Books to Television

I’m not against books being adapted onto the big screen even if, as the saying goes, “the book was better”.  Of course the book is better. 393 more words

Writing