Tag Archive: film

The Sanderson Witch Museum

I’m such a stickler for detail. When it comes to art, I always prefer the really detailed paintings. When it comes to movies I love the ones that add so much detail to… Continue reading

On the First Day of Christmas…

On the First Day of Christmas my true love gave to me… a cosy night with the family… I adore Christmas. Plain and simple. Through the years since childhood it’s symbolic and historic reasoning… Continue reading

Silent Hill Movie Analysis: Part One

The long and tumultuous relationship between movies and games is a well documented one. There are countless reviews and websites that discuss the sordid details, but not here. Instead I will take an… Continue reading

Silent Hill – UNSEEN!

It’s just one of those things. Everyone has a favourite movie. Even the most die hard movie buffs who say “Oh no! I couldn’t chose – there are far too many greats” always harbour… Continue reading

Miss. Congeniality 3: The Heat

“The Heat” 2012 117 Minutes 15 Certificate Dir: Paul Feig Starring: Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy, Marlon Wayans Halfway through what I am now dubbing The X-Rated Miss Congeniality, Melissa McCarthy’s crass and overbearing… Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE! LESSONS FROM AMALGAMATED DYNAMICS INC.

“My ass… I can see my ass!” Screams Madeline Ashton, the malicious and vindictive character played by Meryl Streep in the 1992 blockbuster “Death Becomes Her“. She is screaming this not because she… Continue reading

Room 237

Earlier this year I checked in to “Room 237”. For quite some time I had heard about this film. I had pictured it to be a sort of underground film, one that you could… Continue reading

Meanwhile in San Francisco

For what has been dubbed “the worst film ever made” it is a good turn out at The Belmont Picturehouse for their screening of “The Room“. I cautiously take my seat in the… Continue reading

LIVE FILM REVIEW – “The Tall Man”

BEWARE! SPOILERS! This is just a little experiment, I’m going to see how it goes… But I’ve put the DVD of “The Tall Man“, a 2012 horror/thriller vehicle for Jessica Biel, into my… Continue reading

Lessons from Don Carmody

Behind every great film is a huge team of talented people, all working together to create the final piece of motion picture magic. When I realised that “Silent Hill” (2006) was my favourite… Continue reading