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girl still on fire – hunger games film review

hunger games film

by Victoria H For the third weekend in a row, the final Hunger Games film, Mockingjay Part 2 – has dominated the box office. Yet the film remains a bit of a disappointment as its box office revenues are still […]

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tbt – home alone

home alone

by Victoria H December means a lot of things for many people, but for me it signals that it is time for Christmas films. And one of the classics that must be re-visited every year is Home Alone. What child […]

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tbt – the artist

the artist

by Victoria H Silence is not often the word that comes to mind when you think of films and the cinema. It’s been over eighty years since silent films dominated Hollywood. So four years ago when The Artist was released, […]

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tbt – saving private ryan

saving private ryan

By Victoria H November 11th is a day to remember. Yet as a part of a generation that wasn’t alive during either World War, my knowledge is all secondhand. So it can be difficult to understand full weight of the […]

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bond, james bond – spectre review

bond films

by Victoria H. “Bond, James Bond” is without question one of the most famous lines in popular culture. All over the world people know who James Bond is and what he does. So it is no surprise that there are […]

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tbt – bridget jones diary

bridget jones diary

by Victoria H. It’s hard to believe that it has been 14 years since Bridget Jones forgot her skirt, or vowed to lose weight. Bridget’s misadventures and honest commentary related to women the world over when the film was released […]

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tbt – back to the future II

back to the future trilogy

by Victoria H Yesterday October 21, 2015, wasn’t just any old day. It was the day in the future that Marty and Doc travel to in the second film in the Back to the Future trilogy. In the film they […]

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tbt – fargo

fargo

by Victoria H You cannot help but feel cold when you watch Fargo. It is not only the beautiful shots of the barren winter North Dakota landscape that brings the chill. Rather it is the engaging story that the Coen […]

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tbt – the princess bride

the princess bride

By Victoria H Although it was released before I was born, The Princess Bride is a film I can easily quote (“Inconceivable!”). And I am sure that this is the case for many people. The Princess Bride may have never […]

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tbt – good will hunting

by Victoria H In a true rags-to-riches fairytale, two struggling actors decided to write their own breakout roles. And not only did it make them stars, but it won them an Oscar. Childhood friends, Ben Affleck and Matt Damon were […]

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