Things are always going to be lost in the process of adapting work from one medium to another, and such a complex book as Dune is no exception: How do you condense hundreds of pages of rich prose, world-building, politicking and inner monologues into something comprehensible and enjoyable for movie-goers?Read more "The Dune Issue"
Good afternoon, dear readers! Before we get into the meat of this post, let me paws for a second to share some fairly exciting news. As any of you who have me on Facebook, Instagram etc. might be aware, this week I had my work published for the very first time! Myself and eleven other […]Read more "Some exciting news and a Cats (2019) review"
Good afternoon, dear readers. Apologies for the radio silence, but my March motivation sort of vanished into thin air when life ground to a halt. Funny, that. Anyway, as it’s been so long and my grades have come back, I’m now able to share some of the work I submitted (or at least, the stuff […]Read more "Review – The Lighthouse (2019)"
Hello, dear readers! Been a while, hasn’t it? My sincerest apologies for not writing one of these for about 6 or 7 months; my summer was spent in aimless relaxation, September bought on the intense start to my second year of university, and the last month or two have been tumultuous for all sorts of […]Read more "I’ve been trailing behind"
I will try to keep this review spoiler free for Avengers: Age of Ultron. However, if you haven’t seen it – what are you playing at? Get out there and see it, it’s great fun! However, this film made me a tiny bit worried about the future Marvel films, all due to one reason/ word: Set […]Read more "Marvel, and why I’m a little worried about them"
2015 is set to be a big year for films. Sequel, prequels, remakes of classic Disney fairy tales – plenty of people will be going to the cinema this year, all varieties for all kinds of films. But it might end up being a great year for sci-fi in particular, if the first couple of […]Read more "New Years Sci-fi"
Please note: No spoilers for Interstellar will follow, but having seen the film will help! I am going to start this by saying Interstellar is a fantastic film. Visually beautiful, a perfect blend of top-notch CGI and practical effects, great performances and surprisingly emotional. It’s a technical marvel and if you still haven’t seen it, […]Read more "Interstellar, and the Pros & Cons of Hype"