Another quick review following another rushed cinema trip around work and baby duties. Friends had been giving it good to better feedback, so we opted for the big budget Hollywood version of the Schonberg and Boublil musical classic.
Les Misérables (2012)
“Can you hear the people sing?”
Plot-in-a-nutshell: parolee goes on the run to turn [...]
Two films for the first time in a while. It should have been three, but despite battling traffic (and a slightly dodgy sat-nav) to get to the cinema in time I arrived to find out that the performance of Tintin I had aimed for wasn’t on. Not for the first time has Cineworld’s web site [...]
The plan for three films turned into a plan for one. Then two more. Which makes three anyway.
“I am not an ostrich!”
Plot-in-a-nutshell: adopted macaw head to Brazil to discover his heritage and get laid.
I really wanted to avoid this film purely because it’s been used for the last three million years [...]
From Paris with Love
A busy day at the cinema today as I played catchup on some films. Four in all – Legion, Exit Through the Gift Shop, Chloe and From Paris With Love. Three more tomorrow if I can fit them all in, too.
“Don’t be afraid. I just want to [...]
Just for a change, a Saturday visit to the picture house and what a change it made crowd-wise. While I much prefer an empty theater (as people are generally selfish, noisy buggers in this country) it is good to see that the cinema is still a popular place to go. The queue was pretty big [...]