Day 13: A Movie That You Used to Love but Now Hate

I’ll start by saying I don’t hate this film, I chose it because I couldn’t think of one that I used to like and now hate. With [REC] it’s more a case of it’s a film I used to think was really good, and now I’ve watched it a few times I’ve noticed that it’s not quite so great when you know what’s going to happen. I watched … Continue reading Day 13: A Movie That You Used to Love but Now Hate

Day 11: Your Favourite Movie From Your Childhood

Truth is, there are so many films I remember loving when I was a kid that it’s really hard to narrow it down to one! City Slickers is a comedy/western starring Billy Crystal, Daniel Stern and Bruno Kirby. It was released in 1991 and I watched it religiously when I was about eight years old on VHS. I like the sequel, but not quite as much as the original film. … Continue reading Day 11: Your Favourite Movie From Your Childhood

Day 3: Your Favourite Action/Adventure Movie

Sherlock Holmes is one of my favourite action/adventure films, but it’s really difficult to narrow it down to just one. I’m a huge Robert Downey Jr fan, and not just because he’s drop dead gorgeous (but obviously that plays a big part! 😛 ) Sherlock Holmes has a great atmosphere and is visually stunning. It’s very clever and is an interesting and fun take on the original stories. Guy … Continue reading Day 3: Your Favourite Action/Adventure Movie

Day 1: Your Favourite Movie

I have so many favourite films, all for different reasons. But if I had to pick just one it would have to be Paddy Considine’s directorial debut Tyrannosaur. Not only are the performances completely outstanding, but it’s a beautiful, moving and heart-wrenching film. Everything about it is bleak and stunning. Such a great example of contemporary British drama. It’s by no means a fun film, it’s very sad … Continue reading Day 1: Your Favourite Movie