The Witch is a film committed to detail and determined to examine the truth about fear – is it mostly created in our minds, or does it live out in the woods? Let’s find out on day #5 of the October Horror-thon.
Day #4 gives us a bloody empowering delight in the form of Jennifer’s Body. Did I enjoy this? Yes. How much? Let’s find out…
Day #3 of the Horror-Thon brings us into the realm of mockumentary with ‘Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon’. As our first black comedy in the list, let’s see if it tickles or tingles…
Day #2 of Horror-thon brings us to the feature film debut of Jordan Peele, Get Out. Did I miss the hype? Or is it as good as everyone tells me?
Day #1 of the horror-thon brings us a fun outing in the form of a shark attack survival scenario starring Blake Lively and an occasionally unconvincing shark…
The month of Halloween is upon us. So what better way to celebrate than to watch a horror film every single day of October?
‘Thinking On My Feet’ is the most recent offering from author, presenter, journalist and naturalist Kate Humble. Like many, I grew up watching Kate and her co-host Ben Fogle hosting ‘Animal Park’, as well as some of her later works such as ‘Springwatch’ and ‘Autumnwatch’. Although I’ve not read any of her other books, when […]
So, this weekend we were lucky enough to head down to Cheddar in Somerset. Not far from the gorge, there’s a beautiful campsite named Pertruth Paddocks. Chaz and I had been there before; we had our first little weekend away together there for my birthday several years ago. To return again for my 28th (and […]
Quentin Tarantino’s newest film is, in my opinion, a masterpiece. A love letter to old Hollywood, westerns and the death of the sixties, this is a three-hour film in which absolutely nothing happens until the last fifteen minutes. And it’s captivating. Half a character study and half a breakdown of Hollywood’s folly Once Upon A […]
This weekend we lost a member of our family. He was a grumpy little fluff who sat in the corner of our garden for five years and whilst he was like a stroppy teenager, he was beautiful and I loved him dearly. So did Chaz (in his own way) and my Ma and Da. Cosmo […]