Film Review: Pride

This film is set during the UK Miners strike of 1984 and based on the true story of what happened when a Lesbian and Gay group decided to support a mining community in South Wales. I went to a preview screening last night and boy, am I glad I did. It’s everything you could want … Continue reading Film Review: Pride

Film Review: Bonding with Skyfall

So, I know I'm behind the times on this one but tonight I went to see Skyfall before it disappeared from the cinemas. I'd heard a lot of mixed things about the film and I honestly wasn't sure if I was going to enjoy it at all but decided to go because, heck, there would … Continue reading Film Review: Bonding with Skyfall

Theatre Review: 55 Days

My initial reaction, as I clapped the cast until my hands hurt, was that this was the best new play I’d seen in years.  After a couple of days of cool, calm reflection I'm happy to say that my opinion hasn't changed one iota; in fact I'm struggling to find fault with it.Howard Brenton has written a powerful, gripping script. It’s … Continue reading Theatre Review: 55 Days