Category Archives: Movies

Winter Wrap up
Sep
21st

Hey, hi, how are you? I’ve been AWOL, I know. It was unintentional and due to a number of things, mostly because we have been on and off the Winter cold, flu, and tonsillitis merry-go-round since about June.

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– Every cough and cold around has come home with my daughter, then she got a nasty bout of tonsillitis (which she’s never had before), and five straight days and nights of FORTY ONE DEGREE temperatures had us worried sick about her, plus the doctor thinks she also probably had Influenza A, which was going round child care centres in the weeks before she got sick (“did you give her a flu vaccine?” “….no because when I asked if you give them to kids, you said YOU DIDN’T GIVE KIDS FLU VACCINES”). Then my husband got the tonsillitis, something he also never gets, and was incredibly sick as well, and I’ve been feeling very run down and exhausted as well, so that last thing on my mind was blogging.
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Movie Review – Two Fashion Documentaries
May
25th

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Coincidentally in the last few weeks I’ve watched two documentaries on fashion, specifically fashion in New York. I don’t watch docos often, so it’s interesting that I managed to see two on a similar topic within weeks of each other. The first I saw at the movies when it opened, the second I watched on… Continue reading ->

Road To The Oscars – The Martian
Feb
9th

Oscar Award

The Martian Director: Ridley Scott Writer: Drew Goddard Starring: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kate Mara, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jeff Daniels *Contains spoilers* Plot While on a mission, astronaut and biologist Mark Watney (Damon) and his fellow crew members are forced to return to their vessel when they encounter a severe dust storm while collecting samples from… Continue reading ->