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№ 2. Thinkpiece Bot, Charlie Chaplin, and Satirists Now and Then

(Every Saturday, a smorgasbord of discoveries made both offline and online will be featured here, to celebrate how the Internet is full of oddities and ideas from the real world. 847 more words

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Episode 16. Into the Wardrobe with The Last Unicorn (1982; Dir. Jules Bass and Arthur Rankin, Jr.): Fairytales and the Natural World

The Last Unicorn and the fairytales of the natural world!

In our second edition of Into the Wardrobe, Jen and Shaun discuss the adaptation of Peter S. 100 more words


Babes in Toyland (1961) – More than just a children’s classic!

“Babes in Toyland”.   Nursey Rhyme characters, a talking goose, singing/dancing trees, romance, a villain, toys and so much more make this a Disney Children’s musical classic and still makes me smile just thinking about it today.  881 more words



The BFG is a family fantasy film from 2016 directed by the legendary Steven Spielberg and based on the famous children’s book with the same name by Roald Dahl. 449 more words

Film Reviews

How Roald Dahl helped his wife Patricia Neal stop talking like The BFG

All set for Steven Spielberg’s The BFG this weekend? Be warned, the Big Friendly Giant talks funny, very funny:

The first titchy bobsticle you meet and you begin shouting you is biffsquiggled.

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Think twice about taking your kids to see The Secret Life of Pets. Here's why.

I hadn’t planned to watch The Secret Life of Pets. But the promising trailer and enthusiasm of many dog-owner friends convinced me to check it out. 608 more words


The BFG Review

The world is a lot smaller than you realise.

Disney’s latest film, The BFG, perfectly sums this up. Based on the popular children’s storybook by notable children’s author, Roald Dahl, The BFG follows the exciting tale of friendship, courage, loyalty and adventure in a world where magic and wonder are in abundance; a world consisting of giants. 967 more words