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Podcasts 

Ok, so when I said that I’d be updating this “soon”, that was a lie. I’ll apologise to each of my readers in person over the next week. 619 more words

Mark Kermode reviews Wake In Fright

Film critic Mark Kermode’s concise and considered review of Wake In Fright for Radio 5 Live – broadcast on the release of the restoration in 2014. 13 more words

Movies

THE JUMP SCARE: A DEFENCE

“The Conjuring is a horror movie for people who don’t like horror movies.”

I like Mark Kermode.  He’s one of the most respected film critics working today because of a fantastic (and rare) combination of insight, humour and honesty, and a genuine love for film, which has propelled him to the top of his profession – not to mention an enviable knowledge of the subject .   1,082 more words

Film

Christmas in January

I am approaching my next cook/blog with some trepidation. It is a recipe I know extremely well – I could almost do it without my… 557 more words

Vegetarian

My 'rambling' review of Star Wars: The Force Awakens (spoilers!)

Seeing as the new Star Wars film has finally arrived and I saw the movie last weekend with my wife and family I thought I would offer my thoughts on it for my next blog post. 1,331 more words

Reviews

A Book Review: The Good, The Bad and the Multiplex

Merck Kermode’s second book, acting as part-autobiography, part filmic musings, was released in the latter months of 2011/early 2012; even so, I’ve only recently taken the oppurtunity to read this insightful, highly entertaining book. 572 more words

Film

Spectre: the Ultimate Bond

It’s not too controversial for me to announce Daniel Craig as my favourite Bond, is it? Connery has always been the default setting for the vast majority’s 007 preference. 1,087 more words

Bond