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Voice Post: 'The Faithful Spy' and Hitting a Wall

This post contains a brief overview (and may contain mild spoiler information) of Alex Berenson’s ‘The Faithful Spy’ which I am currently reading. After that, I discuss how I’m feeling today and conclude with more book talk about my recent purchase of… 40 more words


Burnt (2015)

Directed by John Wells from a Steven Knight screenplay, Burnt is a cliché-ridden tale of redemption blanched with lucid foodie cinematography by Adriano Goldman. The 2015 film does little to match the innovation attempted by its main character and it fizzles more than it sizzles, functioning as a theatrical version of… 590 more words


Burnt Film Review: Bradley Cooper & Sienna Miller's Performances Deserved a Better Script

Let’s agree to refrain from making any cooking puns in this review of Burnt. Come on – we’re better than that!

It’s hard not to feel a tad burned by… 1,366 more words

Film Reviews

Burnt (2015)

Helene (Sienna Miller) has got several tattoos: a swallow on her left wrist, a tiny knife below her left ear, a circle-and-arrow design on her left forearm, three tiny stars on her right shoulder and a puppet/mannequin on her right shoulder blade. 13 more words

Tattoos In Movies


If there’s one thing Chef Adam Jones (played by Bradley Cooper) wants more than anything else in the entire world … it’s another Michelin star. Once he had the world at his feet – two… 258 more words


Friends pay tribute to the Big O

Roy Orbison tribute band The Big O and Friends is currently recording their first single, Blue Rain, bringing to life 25 years worth of tours across Australia celebrating the American singer/songwriter’s musical contribution.

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Film Review: Burnt (2015)

John Wells restaurant drama Burnt has, in quite a number of other reviews, attracted every culinary metaphor imaginable for something that falls just sort of success.  409 more words