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I Sing Like a Girl

Something else I am very much looking forward to, the new film of the musical Les Miserables. I’ve adored the show ever since I first saw it at the theatre in London back in the late 1980s, and the song … Continue reading

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My Weekend With the King of Cool

That would be John Travolta, just in case you’re wondering. Be Cool (2005) You know, I was sure I’d seen this film before, but after watching it I don’t think I have, I’m just getting confused with Get Shorty, to … Continue reading

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Film Night – 17/7

So, Sunday night I had a cheese and potato pie all to myself, plus a couple of shandies, and watched two¬†films. ¬†Deception (2008) Ewan McGregor is lowly auditor Jonathan, befriended by top dog lawyer Wyatt (Hugh Jackman). They do lunch … Continue reading

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Van Helsing, Blade and the Gecko Brothers

Three more vampire flicks that I watched at the weekend. Van Helsing (2004) Directed by Stephen Sommers, it has more in common with the films in the Mummy franchise than it does the Dracula canon. In fact, with a ’12’ … Continue reading

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A Land Down Under

Last weekend I decided to give my DVD watching an antipodean slant, and after dismissing the possibility of spending two nights drooling over Kylie Minogue concert footage, I zeroed in on a couple of films that were set in ‘a … Continue reading

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