trivia. the Alien franchise.

I've lost count of the times I've seen Alien, Aliens, Alien 3 and Alien: Resurrection. The films even came up in college and university a tonne of times as landmark movies that challenged cinematic theories. Although there are six Alien movies (not including the Alien vs Predator films), only four of them follow Ripley's tormented … Continue reading trivia. the Alien franchise.

film. brightburn

MOVIE: BrightburnYEAR: 2019DIRECTOR: David YaroveskyWRITER: Brian Gunn, Mark GunnMAIN CAST: Jackson A. Dunn, David Denman, Elizabeth BanksRUNNING TIME: 1hr 30min There are spoilers below... I try and avoid movie trailers out of fear that they will spoil a film or take something away from it. Most of the time I feel like they show way … Continue reading film. brightburn

film. child’s play

MOVIE: Child's PlayYEAR: 2019DIRECTOR: Lars KlevbergWRITER: Tyler Burton Smith MAIN CAST: Gabriel Bateman, Mark Hamill, Aubry PlazaRUNNING TIME: 1hr 30min There are spoilers below... The year before I was born, Charles Lee Ray possessed a doll and began a murder rampage that lasted over 30 years - Chucky and Andy - Chucky was his nickname … Continue reading film. child’s play

film. rim of the world

MOVIE: Rim of the WorldYEAR: 2019DIRECTOR: McGWRITER: Zack StentzMAIN CHARACTERS: Jack Gore, Miya Cech, Benjamin Flores Jr., Alessio ScalzottoRUNNING TIME: 1hr 38min What a treat of a film this turned out to be. Rim of the World: Dariush, Zhenzhen, Alex, Gabriel Rim of the World is about four totally different kids that meet at a … Continue reading film. rim of the world

tails from my cat-fam: Patch

It is no secret how much I love my cat-fam. Hugo, Patch, Jessie & Batcat. I'm so boring when it comes to my cats and I can almost feel everyone's eyes roll into the backs of their heads when I start to tell yet another story about them. If I work with you, if you're … Continue reading tails from my cat-fam: Patch

ten best things Tuesday

Tuesday was my best day, I had thee best time from start to finish. My morning started with a nightmare... and yes, you may be thinking 'how on Earth can a great day start with a nightmare?' It's because I actually love nightmares. With the same logic of why people go on roller-coasters, go bungee … Continue reading ten best things Tuesday

spice girls: part 2

It was going well... too well. We had picked up driving snacks and water in Asda and my co-pilot, Sam, was passing me crisps dipped in sour cream and slices of broccoli quiche as we went. We only stopped once an hour after leaving Hull; I wanted a soya milk Cappuccino from Starbucks - nom. … Continue reading spice girls: part 2

spice girls: part 1

Eight years old. That's how old I was when Spice World, the Spice Girls movie came out in 1997. Spice World: the movie 1997 I remember knowing every single dance move and every word of every song. I had their official Spice Fever cheap bubble bomber jacket that I wore until there were big tears … Continue reading spice girls: part 1

to hull and back

yes, I just nicked the title of a famous Only Fools and Horses episode... well I guess they're all famous 🤔 Trotters Anyway. If you're new, welcome. If you've been before, then welcome back. Big welcomes all round. So, I'm trying this blogging thing out and I reckon one of the easiest ways to practice … Continue reading to hull and back