Wild has been on my To Be Read list for such a while. I bought it on my Kindle when it was on offer and so I bought it. It took another few months to work up to reading it and literally 3 months to read! I admit I cheated on it a bit and… Read More Wild by Cheryl Strayed: Book and Movie Review
I do love the glitz and glamour of the Oscars. I love the gossip, the chat surrounding it and the build up. When I was at school I even did a talk in English on The Oscars. Random Fact – The only Oscar to win an Oscar was Oscar Hammerstein III. (I am the best at… Read More Who Should Win The Oscars 2018?
“You get your money out of the Odeon Limitless!” Indeed I Do! Especially at this time of the year. So many good films at the cinema! February’s Odeon Screen Unseen was a film I have been eagerly awaiting – I, Tonya. I was so excited about it when it came up on the screen. I,… Read More I, Tonya – Movie Review
Speilberg, Streep, Hanks. A recipe for movie success. Therefore I had high hopes when I went to see The Post, starring Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks as well as a great supporting cast such as Sarah Paulson (the lawyer from the People Vs. OJ) and Bradley Whitford (Josh Lyman from The West Wing) amongst others. All… Read More The Post – Movie Review
This month’s Odeon Screen Unseen was The Shape of Water. If you haven’t heard of Screen Unseen, basically once a month the Odeon puts on a film that is not out yet to watch. The catch being you don’t know what the film is until you get to the cinema. They post really cryptic clues… Read More The Shape of Water – Movie Review – #OdeonScreenUnseen
On Wednesday night my husband and I went to go see Baby Driver at the Odeon. If you’ve read before, we have the Odeon Limitless Cards and so try to go at least once a week. I’ll be honest this didn’t look like my kind of film based on the trailer it looked like a… Read More Baby Driver: Movie Review
To me, it feels like they have been going on about this film for forever. There has been so much hype about it. Those of a certain generation will remember watching the Hoff and Pamela Anderson running around the beach fighting really obscure crimes on a beach whilst running in slow motion and bouncing in… Read More What did I think of the Baywatch Movie?
You may have read previously about the time I met Ian Rankin at Haymarket. I made a really funny joke about it in my Review of Knots and Crosses. I recently read this book the first in the Inspector Rebus series, which was released 30 years ago this week. An Audience with Ian Rankin Inspector… Read More Happy 30th Rebus! – An Evening with Ian Rankin
Beauty and the Beast This film feels like it has been years in the making! I was so excited to go see it! I have been singing Be Our Guest all day. Here are my thoughts on Beauty and the Beast I’ll try to keep it spoiler free but I feel we all know the… Read More Beauty and the Beast Movie Review
For any conspiracy theorist like me, the death of JFK is fascinating. My friend lives in Dallas and I keep talking about the grassy knoll to her and the book depository. This first sparked my love of all things JFK. I love American history, to be honest. When I heard they had made a film… Read More Jackie – Film Review – Starring Natalie Portman and John Hurt.