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Messing About On The River

Ok, it’s a lake, not a river. Poetic license, please.

We managed to drive a thousand miles through Utah, Idaho, Wyoming and Montana without a hint of travel sickness, probably thanks to the wide, straight roads. 616 more words

Swallows and Amazons Forever

Had to use the phrase that is said by Teddie-Rose Malleson-Allen who plays Tatty Walker as my heading. I know I have read the book (I think we all had to at school) but couldn’t remember the plot so the film maybe very similar to the book or completely different. 535 more words


Swallows and Amazons

Swallows and Amazons is a new adaptation of Arthur Ransome’s children’s novel directed by Philippa Lowthorpe. It tells the story of the four Walker children who camp out on an island in the middle of a Lake District lake and wind up getting dragged into a clash of spies. 250 more words


Swallows and Amazons

Swallows and Amazons is  set in the mid 1930’s about young children having a golly good time in the English countryside, is this something that the modern filmgoer wants to see. 429 more words

Talking Pictures: Andrew Scott on Swallows And Amazons

Talking Pictures gets all nostalgic this week with the arrival in cinemas of Swallows And Amazons.  And one of the film’s stars, Andrew Scott (above), is in The Big Interview hot seat to talk about the movie. 106 more words

Talking Pictures

Swallows and Amazons

(spoiler free)

As far as film releases go, this weekend was looking like a less exciting than usual couple of days. Out of the mixed bag of releases covering several genres it was ‘Swallows and Amazons’ which had me most willing to part with my cash. 469 more words

Cinema Screenings

The Best Of...Rafe Spall

I hold nothing back when I tell you that love Rafe Spall. Since he arrogantly tapped out a text to the infuriation of the titular character in… 752 more words