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An open letter to Severus Snape

Dear Severus Snape,

Or should I call you Professor Snape, Sev, The half Blood prince, or perhaps just Snivellus?

What do you prefer Severus?

First of all I’m neither a Snater, not a Snover. 1,423 more words

Harry Potter

Review - The Limehouse Golem

Imagine, if you will, Bill Nighy in a frock coat and spotted necktie, stalking the gaslit streets on the trail of a serial killer in 1880s Victorian London. 650 more words


The Limehouse Golem


This Ripper-esque murder mystery, adapted from the novel by Peter Ackroyd and written for the screen by Jane Goldman, has plenty of things to commend it, even if the story seems a little over-familiar. 377 more words


A Promise (2013) - Ace Mini-Review + How Ace Is Alan Rickman?

A Promise
Starring: Richard Madden, Rebecca Hall, Alan Rickman
Written by: Patrice Leconte, Jérôme Tonnerre
Directed by: Patrice Leconte
Belgium/France, 2013 949 more words


"Sense And Sensibility" (1995, Jane Austen, Emma Thompson, Kate Winslet, Alan Rickman, Ang Lee)

Grade B+

This adaptation of the Jane Austen novel of the same title stars Emma Thompson and Kate Winslet as two sisters with different personalities who do their best to manage suitors and a much downgraded lifestyle than they were accustomed to.  205 more words


Alan Rickman, giant of British film and theatre, dies at 69

Much-loved star of stage, TV and movies including Harry Potter and Die Hard and proprietor of one of the most singular voices in acting

has died in London… 1,026 more words