Looking Back: ‘Manhattan’ – an ode to NYC

A while ago, I wrote for a site that allowed me to explore old classics, as well as old favourites with a new perspective.  However, I have since stopped writing for them considering it was a North American site (being a UK writer, logistics and timings became problematic), essentially burying my articles. With that in mind, I am going to put my old stuff so that it can … Continue reading Looking Back: ‘Manhattan’ – an ode to NYC

The Oscars 2012 – personal reaction

2012 marked a significant year for me as a film buff. This year, after a really long lie-in and a practically redundant nap, I stayed up to pull off my first Oscars all-nighter. After bitching about some of the dresses (it looked like Shailene Woodley stripped a wedding cake of its marzipan and made into a dress from the 1930’s) and entertained about the stunt by Sacha … Continue reading The Oscars 2012 – personal reaction