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Film review: Local Hero

We watched a 1983 movie called Local Hero this afternoon because we’re planning to go up to Pennan, where it was filmed, in a couple of weeks. 309 more words


Newcastle 2-1 Burton: Mags Earn Another 3 Points as Burton Earns my Respect

Newcastle defeated minnows Burton Albion today 2-1 in what is quickly becoming “classic” Rafa Benitez style. That is, grab a lead in the first half and then defend like all hell in the second. 151 more words

Episode 105: Hangovers and Comfort Movies

Drink too much for some reason lately? Feeling down for some reason? Some reason we won’t mention? Need to take a mental health day and stay at home and watch comfort movies? 16 more words


Local Hero

Director: Bill Forsyth

Starring: Peter Riegert, Peter Capaldi, Fulton Mackay, Denis Lawson, Burt Lancaster

Release Date: 17th February 1983

Running Time: 1 hour & 51 minutes… 596 more words


Bill Forsyth: “Scotland is a little nation with an identity problem”  

Gregory’s Girl and Local Hero helped shape how Scotland sees itself. But director Bill Forsyth says that was the last thing he aimed to do There are plenty of Scottish actors and writers working in the movie business but strangely few directors. 144 more words


For the Love of Bugs

Thailand is a beautiful country filled with green covered rolling hills, mountains, limestone cliffs, waterfalls and rain forests. With all this beauty comes some very interesting wildlife. 369 more words

Thailand - Land Of Smiles

LOCAL HERO: Penticton teen speaks her way into community’s heart

A Penticton teenager who has won many speech competitions is using her voice to help with many causes, including one in particular which she said she’s most passionate about. 443 more words