Monthly Archives: July 2012

Movie – Eat Pray Love

No, I haven’t read the bestselling novel “Eat, Pray, Love: A Woman’s Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia” so I can’t compare it to the book. Arguably, as films can never be as engrossing as a book (I … Continue reading

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Movie – The Amazing Spider-man

In a year where reboots are all the rage, I wasn’t really looking forward to Spider-man starting all over again and not picking up where Sam Raimi had left off. It felt unnecessary. It felt cheap. Webb’s The Amazing Spider-Man … Continue reading

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Music – Marilyn Manson, Brixton Academy, 5th July 2012

I specifically recall being at home watching MTV the first day I saw a Marilyn Manson video. It was frightening and fascinating all at the same time. The visuals affected me more than the music at that point and I … Continue reading

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Movie – 30 Minutes or Less

Okay, so yeah, Jesse Eisenberg pretty much always plays the same character. But what fun when he does. 30 Minutes or Less is a fast, witty comedy in which Nick (Eisenberg) is a pizza delivery boy with some seriously good driving … Continue reading

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Movie – Easy A

I watched this film months after every one else did and perhaps that delay worked against me, but for as much as it is quite funny and quite sweet and quite clever, it’s really not as back-breakingly funny or incredibly sweet … Continue reading

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