Category Archives: Movies

Harry Potter Studio Tour

My parents have always been very generous people, helping me and my partner out in whatever way they can since I moved out two years ago. They extended that generosity once again this Easter, when they substituted the traditional gift of eggs for two tickets to the Harry Potter Studio Tour at Leavesden Studios. They read more »

Avengers Assemble

I’ve been made to watch many many comic book movies in the three and a half years that I’ve lived with my other half – he’s a huge fan and he’s always happy to make me watch with him. I’ve been made to watch both Iron Man films, the Spiderman trilogy, every Batman film ever read more »

It’s Time To Play The Music…

… it’s time to light the lights, it’s time to meet the Muppets on The Muppet Show Tonight. Those words start of a song that many love and remember from their childhood – its the theme song for The Muppet Show. The Muppets was something that a lot of kids in the 70s and 80s read more »

Another Peter Jackson Masterpiece?

I am a HUGE fan of Lord of the Rings… anyone who knows me knows this. I have read all the books twice (including The Hobbit) and seen all the films countless times. I enjoy the completeness of the world that was created in JRR Tolkien’s mind and how articulate he was at bringing it read more »

MTV Movie Awards 2011

I love watching award ceremonies. I watch the Oscars, the Baftas, the Soap Awards, the National Movie Awards, the Brits… all of it. But one award ceremony is my favourite over all others: the MTV Movie Awards. The reason for this is that it actually celebrates the kind of movies I watch; the movies that read more »

My Latest Book Obsession

I love reading, it’s something I have been passionate about since early childhood. It has always been one of my favourite pasttimes and I have read a multitude of books in my 22 years of life. My latest (and one of the longest – having lasted about 18 months now) book obsession is the Twilight read more »

Water For Elephants

Last night, my partner and I went to the cinema to see Water For Elephants. I’ve been reading about this film for MONTHS and was very curious to see what all the fuss was about. It’s a story of forbidden love, set in a circus in the 1930s. I expected a highly romantic film, with read more »

My Favourite Movie

I’m a huge fan of movies in general, and I have several movies (pretty much all rom-coms) that I love to watch again and again. But I have one film that I love more than all the others, one film that has been with me pretty much my whole life and I’ve watched it well read more »