Monthly Archives: July 2018

2018 Film Challenge: 29. What We Do In The Shadows

It’s a New Zealand-based vampire mockumentary! In some ways it was surprising that I hadn’t watched it already. It was good fun, as expected. Maybe not quite as full-on laugh-out-loud as I’d hoped, but there were definitely some good laugh-out-loud moments. … Continue reading

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2018 Film Challenge: 28. Burn After Reading

This is a film I’d seen previously; back in 2009. I remembered really enjoying it and that it was quite zany, but I had no memory of what actually happened in it. Initially I wasn’t sure if it was going to be … Continue reading

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2018 Film Challenge: 27. Wild At Heart

I first watched this film in about 2013, so not really that long ago, though I’d managed to forget practically everything about it. On the plus side, that meant that this re-watch was still surprising and almost like watching it … Continue reading

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Novel to be writing

I promised back in January that I was going to start a new novel and that I’d write a future blog post about it. 6 months later and I’ve finally managed it. I’m not the greatest with the self-motivation, which is why … Continue reading

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2018 Film Challenge: 26. Anomalisa

I downloaded this towards the end of last year when I realised I hadn’t seen a new Charlie Kaufman film in years. Being animated, this is obviously quite different to other films of his, but it works really well. It’s … Continue reading

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2018 Film Challenge: 25. Zodiac

Another recommendation from my officemate. I didn’t know much about the Zodiac Killer prior to watching this, which was good as it made it all more of a surprise. Really enjoyed it, plus it has a great cast. Not a … Continue reading

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