15 of Hollywood’s Big Guns in 2015

So that first article I was talking about? It came out today. I guess everyone came to work today and it's a whole thing everywhere that the holidays are over and it's time to get some work done. I went online and found the schedule of movie release dates for this year and did some…Read more 15 of Hollywood’s Big Guns in 2015

Underwhelmed: a review of Les Miserables

I know that, at a few months back, I had marvelled and said that I was pretty sure that Les Miserables by Tom Hooper was going to be stellar. I said that from the trailer alone, of Anne Hathaway singingĀ I Dreamed a Dream, I knew that this movie was going to be epic. I think…Read more Underwhelmed: a review of Les Miserables

Movie Musicals in the 21st Century: In Tune or Off Key?

I grew up listening to musicals. I wasn't even ten yet when I saw (on betamax!) the American Playhouse production of Sweeney Todd, Sunday in the Park with George, and Pacific Overtures, all by Stephen Sondheim. I had no idea what I was watching but the people were singing and it was lovely. My parents…Read more Movie Musicals in the 21st Century: In Tune or Off Key?

Formula One: a review of ‘Real Steel’

So my cousins wanted to watch a movie and Real Steel is showing in the cinema and who wouldn't want to watch giant robots duke it out, right? Sorry, not me. I can wait for HBO or borrow a DVD. I'm not the biggest fan of Hugh Jackman. It was enough to deter me from…Read more Formula One: a review of ‘Real Steel’