Category: Film

While I do take some pride in occasionally being considered the movie nerd in the room, I have to admit I sometimes struggle with the more typical questions it leads to. Do I have a favourite film? Sure, but it’ll be a different one next week. What’s the best film…

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It’s fair to say that since I the day I started writing a book, a lot has changed. And almost certainly the biggest life change I’ve gone through is becoming a dad for the first time. Now, I know what you’re thinking. You didn’t come here to read another bad…

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Rediscovered archive article, originally posted in November 2014… It’s been just over a week since I saw Interstellar, one of the year’s biggest and probably most important theatrical releases. Biggest because it’s from the director of Inception and The Dark Knight Trilogy. Most important because that same filmmaker is one…

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