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Oscar Weekend (2): YA novels that should be made into a movie

Eleanor & Park – Rainbow Rowell

It’s been a while since Eleanor & Park was released. Five years to be exact. You might say “the hype” is over and it’s been too long, but I disagree. 540 more words


Big Little Lies 'Somebody's Dead' review

Big Little Lies premiered last night on HBO, telling the story of three first graders and their mothers as the perfect lives they’ve built for themselves slowly begin to unravel. 372 more words


The Walking Dead Season 7: Rock in the Road; New Best Friends 

So, I’m back and cautiously attending the show. I was looking forward to this episode, as it’s mostly Negan-free, and it’s nice to see Rick getting his mojo back. 1,925 more words

Recaps Reviews

Book vs Movie: Shawshank Redemption - What's the Difference?

Nothing quite like comparing one of the best movies of all time with its source material. This month CineFix do with What’s the Difference? on… 249 more words

Tyson Adams

Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries

I have seen exactly ten minutes of one episode of the television adaptation of this series, but now find myself the unexpected owner of a bunch of… 68 more words


The Wind in the Willows (1983)

This is a very nicely done stop-motion animated version, which sticks closely to the book. We watched about half an hour of it, and then M. 144 more words


Vinni Pukh (Winnie-the-Pooh)

This is a fascinating Russian version of Winnie-the-Pooh, with beautiful illustrations and animation by Fyodor Khitruk and a colourful orchestral score by Mieczysław Weinberg. The characters are more animal-like, the scenery more wild, the pacing a bit slower, and the dialogue more enigmatic – interesting to adults as well as kids – than in the Disney animated version most of us are probably familiar with. 67 more words