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film report: The Last Samurai

A good, almost great, film. The opening, with Cruise’s Nathan Algren as an alcoholic soldier trotted out on stage to sell Winchester rifles with tales of derring-do (actually, slaughtering villages of Amerigooks), is superb; and I greatly enjoyed the middle section, with Algren captured and slowly civilized by the samurai. 96 more words

Film: Long Shot (comedy)

Director: Jonathan Levine
Year: 2019
Recommended: Yes!

This hilarious movie reveals comically how powerful women are sometimes seen as, not too clever, beautiful queens and how they struggle to manage their personal lives and dreams. 200 more words


My Thoughts on: High Life (2019)

*note: minor spoilers for High Life follow

I knew I wanted to see High Life from the moment I saw the first trailer. I have a keen interest in science fiction cinema that’s only grown stronger since I finished my dissertation, and I’m always looking for that best kind of science fiction film, the ones that really make you  392 more words


How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) Review


DreamWorks animation has produced a plethora animated features from both standalone “one and done” cartoons motion pictures to multiple features that make-up a franchise of sequels and spin-off projects. 3,303 more words


I Watched 'Grand Designs' On The 'More 4' Channel Last Night

I Watched ‘Grand Designs’ On The ‘More 4’ Channel Last Night:

A man purchased a kit home from America, and got permission to build it, but was besotted by neighbour complaints when he was nearly finished. 291 more words

News And Politics

Mysterio Really?: What's Up With Spider-Man's Next Villian

SPOILER WARNING: During this post I mention slight spoilers for Endgame.

It’s been a few weeks, you’ve probably seen Avengers: Endgame and watched the follow up trailer for the next Spider-Man film Far From Home. 777 more words

Richa Chadha learns belly dancing from renowned artiste Olga Meos

The Shakeela (2019) actress travels all the way to Kazakhstan to learn about a form of tribal belly dancing

By Mayur Lookhar

Richa Chadha

She’s known for starring in Indie films, Richa Chadha will… 353 more words