BAFTAs 2013: Personal reaction

I could have done this when the Golden Globes noms were announced.  But I’m kinda lazy, plus the BAFTAs are nearer to the biggie of the awards season (the Academy Awards) so let’s rake through this year’s nominations. First of all, a sense of frustration over choice snubs from the main categories.  I would have expected gems like The Raid, Chasing Ice and Pirates! to be in the … Continue reading BAFTAs 2013: Personal reaction

Sightseers – 4/5 stars

For a long time, the British fascination with going on caravan holidays – to be quite frank – has been ridiculed for being pretty darn lame.  There is a reason why Top Gear ‘accidentally’ set one on fire…and tried to build their own mobile homes with hilarious results.  Now, comedians Alice Lowe and Steve Oram, along with Kill List director Ben Wheatley and his frequent collaborator (and … Continue reading Sightseers – 4/5 stars