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The Peanuts Movie

I doubt very much that it’s prescribable on the NHS but as one who is currently in a bit of agony from a knackered back, I can put forward the recent… 587 more words

Comics And Graphic Novels

Uncollected Thoughts: Batman vs Superman - Dawn of Justice

I spent most of the Easter weekend avoiding specific spoilers for this film, but I’d have needed to lock myself in a monastic cell to have avoided picking up the impression that the general reaction to… 1,230 more words

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The Archers: A Matter of Film and Glory - no. 5 - I Know Where I'm Going

This short series is a consideration of my personal Top 5 films by The Archers, being the film production company composed of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, active from 1939 to 1957. 3,398 more words

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A Matter of Film and Glory: The Archers - Honourable Mention - The Red Shoes

This short series is a consideration of my personal Top 5 films by The Archers, being the film production company composed of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, active from 1939 to 1957. 1,571 more words

Films & DVDs

A Matter of Film and Glory: The Archers - Introduction

A long time ago, I watched and got hooked upon a weird old British film called A Matter of Life and Death (known in America as… 502 more words

Films & DVDs

Binge-athon - and a word of thanks

I’ve known all along that I was going to feel a little put out this Xmas without a new Hobbit film to watch, although the feeling was alleviated to some extent by having the ‘Extended Trilogy’ box-set to unwrap on Xmas Day (unwrap being in the sense of tearing off the brown paper used to package it by the guy on eBay from whom I bought it). 355 more words

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Swallows and Amazons: Let's Try Again, or maybe...

Reading a feature interview in today’s Observer magazine with Andrew Scott, the impossibly charismatic Jim Moriarty of Sherlock, I was startled by a passing mention of his filming a re-make of… 618 more words

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