Film Review, Fun Stuff, Writing

#FilmReview Hampstead

Hampstead Film Review 3* Film Blurb: An American widow living in the London suburb of Hampstead and a man who lives on the Heath form an unlikely alliance against unscrupulous property developers in the neighbourhood. If I’d read that blurb in a magazine, I probably wouldn’t have given it a second glance. However, I spotted… Continue reading #FilmReview Hampstead

Film Review, Harry Potter

#FilmReview King Arthur: Legend of the Sword #Myth #Legend

Film Review King Arthur: Legend of the Sword - 4* As a huge fan of fantasy, myth, and legend it was inevitable that I’d be drawn to a film with sorcery, knights, and mythical swords. Legend has it that King Arthur was the head of Camelot where he ruled with his Knights of the Round Table.… Continue reading #FilmReview King Arthur: Legend of the Sword #Myth #Legend

Film Review, Horror, Sci-fi

#FilmReview Alien: Covenant #SciFi #Horror

It was 1979 when Ridley Scott released his first Alien movie, introducing impressionable youngsters to the joy, horror, and excitement of deep space. As a child, it was Enid Blyton who encouraged my love of fantasy, and it was Ridley Scott and also George Lucas (Star Wars) who tempted me to explore the stars. Actress,… Continue reading #FilmReview Alien: Covenant #SciFi #Horror

Books, Film Review, Fun Stuff, The Writing Process

#FilmReview Their Finest #WWII #Drama #Romance

Their Finest Film Review 4* I took my place in the cinema and eagerly awaited the start of director, Lone Scherfig’s latest release, Their Finest based on the book Their Finest Hour and a Half by Lissa Evans. I confess I haven’t read the book. I was drawn to this film because I’m a huge… Continue reading #FilmReview Their Finest #WWII #Drama #Romance