Tag Archives: memory

We’re All Gone Now

copyright 2018 We’re all gone now. When we left, it was for many reasons. Some wanted adventure, Some wanted a steady job, Some wanted glory, Some wanted the chance to go home to the Old Country, Some wanted to see … Continue reading

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Coco (2017)

Coco (2017) I finally got to see Coco this week! (I have only wanted to see it since I saw the first teaser trailer…) The film well exceeded my expectations for it – and they were high expectations, being that … Continue reading

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Stalingrad (2013)

Stalingrad (2013) Every year around Remembrance Day weekend, I usually pick a war-related film to watch. This year, I decided to watch the 2013 Russian film Stalingrad, which is about the eponymous battle that lasted six months 1942-43, turning the … Continue reading

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Well, It’s Not a Documentary…

Something that I have written about often is historical fiction and, in particular, how history is portrayed in film. But something that has bothered me is the attitude that, when confronted with a film (or book or play, for that … Continue reading

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By the Water

copyright 2016 Peaceful and quiet The sun sets behind the hills, Reflecting off the waves That lap softly onto the shore. Alone upon the rock, She gazes up into the sky. Here, now, she sits. There is nothing of the … Continue reading

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Premiere 2 – Once Upon a Time – Season 5

Premiere 2 – Saviour Swap ONCE UPON A TIME Season 5, Episodes 1 & 2 (The Dark Swan)(The Price) In contrast to Castle, Once Upon a Time has never really been about the status quo. As an adventure-drama, the appeal … Continue reading

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Angel Band – Dancing With Ghosts

  This was how her life was going to end – crawling on a floor amid dust and debris, her only hope of salvation an open window that looked more like a gaping maw into an abyss. One misstep and … Continue reading

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