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...honour Christmas in our hearts

For a storyteller, inspiration can strike anywhere at any time, and in the case of Charles Dickens in “The Man Who Invented Christmas” that process is put before us in the most fantastical way imaginable. 565 more words

Thoughts

Edge of Darkness

We’ve recently been watching the award-winning 1985 BBC television serial Edge of Darkness, starring Bob Peck and Joe Don Baker, and scripted by Troy Kennedy Martin. 705 more words

Ace Ventura:When Nature Calls (1995)

Now, this would probably be a surprise entry on any list of sequels which are better than their forebears but hear me out for a minute. 307 more words

Film Reviews

The Mystery of Edwin Drood - Second Sight DVD Review

John Jasper (Matthew Rhys), the uncle of young Edwin Drood (Freddie Fox), is a choirmaster, music teacher and opium addict who is secretly in love with Rosa Budd (Tamzin Merchant).  830 more words

BBC

Throwback 20: A Life Less Ordinary

For a lesser loved Danny Boyle film, A Life Less Ordinary has a peculiarly heavy load surrounding it. It’s a film which strangely shared the year with another spoilt rich blonde getting lusty Stockholm Syndrome over her exotic kidnapper. 672 more words

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Conspiracy

When Adolf Eichmann, one of the principal architects of the Holocaust, was tried for his crimes in Israel in 1961, the political theorist Hannah Arendt covered the trial for the… 939 more words

Movies

When Vastra met Churchill

Some interesting news on the second Churchill Years boxset with news Neve McIntosh will play Madame Vastra opposite Ian McNeice in a story about young Churchill. 82 more words

Doctor Who