Category Archives: Films

Wolverine

I’d hate to give the impression that I spend every Saturday night slumped in front of the TV, with a glass of wine in one hand and the remote in the other, but truth will out. After a hard week’s … Continue reading

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Jack the Giant Slayer

“Fee-fi-fo-fum, I smell the blood of an Englishman, Be he alive, or be he dead I’ll have his bones to grind my bread.” Personally, I’m not a great fan of fairy tales, so when the Offspring suggested we watch Jack … Continue reading

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Rush

The 1970s have dominated our household for the last few weeks, mainly thanks to the Offspring and repeated questions about aspects of life as a Seventies child. So, an apt end to all this is the UK release of Ron … Continue reading

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Star Trek: Into Darkness

With family viewing tastes as diverse as ours, finding something that all of us can watch, together, can be a challenge. This week, we picked Star Trek: Into Darkness. Loads of ‘whizz, bang, explode’ for the nine year old, star … Continue reading

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The Pink Panther

This week, in the search for a ‘family friendly’ film that was bereft of large explosions, inappropriate sexual references and animals, I picked up a gem from 1963. The Pink Panther. Now, I would never say that anything directed by … Continue reading

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One and a Quarter Film Reviews

I’ve just set up a Facebook page, so I can communicate with ‘non-bloggers’ (who are they?).  So this is a quick post to test the linkage between my WordPress universe and this internet leviathan. Last night, family viewing activities consisted … Continue reading

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