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Alone in Berlin

As I was scrolling through my nearest cinema listings this morning, I noticed a special preview of this film on this evening. Not particularly hopeful that there would be tickets left, I thought I would chance it and try and book. 559 more words


The Grand Seduction

It’s Thursday.  I treated myself to some banana cake because I deserve it.  You know what you deserve?  Something feel good.

I’ve said this over and over, so many hidden gems tend to be horror and sci fi, and while those are my favourite, so no complaints, it leaves little room for your nice warm and fuzzies.   340 more words

Guide to the Southern Arizona Ghost Town Road Trip

Ghost towns are a part of Arizona’s unique character, and there are a few really special places that come to mind when people mention these destinations, specifically towns like Bisbee, Jerome, and Tombstone. 956 more words

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Ex Machina

Director : Alex Garland
Writer : Alex Garland
Stars : Domhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac, Alicia Vikander
Release year : 2015 (imdb)

For the uninformed viewer, Ex Machina might seem just a good claustrophobic futuristic sci-fi thriller. 686 more words


Democracy being dealt a deadly blow

We have in Austrailia at the moment a stoush between the nation’s two most senior law officers – the elected Attorney General and the Public Sector’s Solicitor General. 156 more words


Daniel GLEESON and Bridget HAYES

Daniel Gleeson and Bridget Hayes were both transported to Tasmania (or Van Diemen’s Land) as convicts. Both were native to Ireland.

Daniel Gleeson

Daniel had ‘been a soldier’ after joining the 70th Regiment in about 1836, aged 22. 610 more words