Category Archives: Film

The Magnificent Seven

There’s a Hollywood habit of rebooting classic movies, and The Magnificent Seven is no different (twice if you count Seven Samauri). I’ve wanted to watch this for a while and had a chance yesterday. It’s not a bad remake. It … Continue reading

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Some Movies I’d Like To See

I’ve spent quite a bit of time in the car this past week. I’ve had the radio on during my travels and have caught a couple of interviews about a couple of different films. They’ve also been playing a lot … Continue reading

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Rogue One

I wrote last month about wanting to go and see the new Star Wars film, Rogue One. Yesterday afternoon, I walked up to my local cinema and watched it. I don’t want to say anything about the plot, in case … Continue reading

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New Years Eve Traditions

Each year we celebrate New Years Eve by watching the same two films. We keep the dogs company, so that the fireworks don’t freak them out too much, this year was no exception. Interestingly they are both films of Alistair … Continue reading

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Fourth Quarter Review 2016

Each year for the past few years I’ve been doing a year end review; books I’ve read, films/tv programmes I’ve watched and other things related to work and the allotment. You can read the end of 2015 here, if you’re … Continue reading

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A Couple of Films I’m Looking Forward To In 2017

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Star Wars

There’s a new Star Wars film out today. The original films were a staple of my childhood, before video and DVD the only way to see them was in the cinema. My Dad took me to see all of them … Continue reading

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