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A Fleeting Touchstone: Bridget Jones's Diary

Sometimes I cannot help but feel sympathetic for the romantic comedy genre, constantly bombarded with products that depend on formula and ambitious casting to appeal to the mass market. 623 more words

A Kardashian Obsession, Wildest Dreams and a Lesson Learned

Before we begin this new chapter …. just keep in mind that I happen to have a lot of time on my hands and basically don’t have a personal or a professional life! 950 more words


Chick Lit: An Academic Approach

As part of this series on Chick Lit I did a bit of investigation and stumbled upon Mary Ryan (Post-Doc, University of Limerick whose research includes Women’s Studies, Feminism, Popular Culture and Chick Lit).  496 more words

Virginia Woolf

Netflix: London Calling Edition

When we think of movies, we usually think of Hollywood.  Well, not today!  Let’s take a trip across the pond and say “‘ello gov’na” to one of the greatest cities and cinematic hubs in the world: London!   188 more words


Movie: Bridget Jones's Diary

Was watching this movie when I was fed up with my Final Year Project (FYP) idea draft. haha. It’s a super old movie, 2001 if not mistaken. 90 more words


My favourite music scenes in films

It’s a common fact that music triggers memories. Hearing back a song from your childhood can bring back sweet memories of your family or a memorable day with friends. 804 more words


Elusive Englishmen?

“I lived in the UK for 7 years and never met any man who was anything like either Hugh Grant or Colin Firth”

Heard this morning whilst walking to work. 910 more words