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Summer Reading Contest!!

For many of us, especially the Canadians reading this post, summer signals a shift in how we spend our time. In our business, once we get through June, we enter into a quieter month or two of client work. 354 more words


Feeling at Home, at 'Home'

Manchester has a new arts venue, confusingly named ‘Home.

Already, I’ve encountered the problem of statements like, “we saw it at home… 406 more words



Love:  Ewen McGregor. But I would watch Ewen light farts on fire (oh wait, I’ve done that already on The Long Way Down… and in a way in… 245 more words

See It

127 Hours (2010) - Viewed 21/05/2015

Director: Danny Boyle

Starring: James Franco, Kate Mara, Amer Tamblyn

Rating: 15

Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama

Running Time:  94 minutes

On Saturday 26th April 2003, Aron Ralston, an outdoor adventurist, went on a routine canyoneering trip into the Blue John Canyon, one of Utah’s most isolated, not letting any of his loved ones know. 661 more words

Film Reviews

28 Days Later (2002)

28 Days Later
Directed by Danny Boyle
Written by Alex Garland
(number 454)

I have seen this movie just once before and I remember two things about it primarily: It had a great sequence with Cillian Murphy wandering through deserted London and I really hated the treatment of the woman characters – being reduced to breeding wives which our hero man had to go all dark side to rescue them from. 938 more words


Trailer Roundup

 – Nightingale –

written by | Frederick Mensch

directed by | Elliott Lester

starring | David Oyelowo

synopsis | “A lonely war veteran psychologically unravels ahead of an old friend’s impending visit.” 160 more words


Elephant (1989)

A bold and thought-provoking piece of work from Alan Clarke. Like most people my age, my way in to Clarke’s Elephant is from Gus Van Sant’s film of the same name. 79 more words

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