tinker tailor soldier spy deluxe edition from zavvi
Books, Film, Music

Item of the day: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy deluxe edition from Zavvi

If there's one thing you can count on, it's Cornish summer rain! Make sure you're not stuck without something fun to watch with the Zavvi sale. There's plenty of bargains to be had, whether you're looking for beautiful steelbooks (The Voices, Amelie), a TV show to binge on (Lost) or director boxsets (Stanley Kubrick, Danny… Continue reading Item of the day: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy deluxe edition from Zavvi

blogging, Books, Film, Lifestyle, Music

Follow Friday #11

Lots more loveliness from the blogosphere this week as I've got a couple of weeks to catch up on! Take a peek at my highlights Books Oh, happy day! Anna Kendrick is writing a book! - Hello Giggles Book Review: Station Eleven - Free Borboleta Amazon's 100 Books to Read In a Lifetime - List… Continue reading Follow Friday #11

guardians of the galaxy
Film, geekery, Lifestyle

Film review: Guardians of the Galaxy

I'll be honest, I'm a sucker for superhero movies but when I first heard about Guardians of the Galaxy, I was all: "really? A talking raccoon? And a talking tree?!" The first time I saw the trailer I still wasn't convinced. Then, after repeat trips to the cinema, I had come to enjoy watching the… Continue reading Film review: Guardians of the Galaxy

my week in photos
Lifestyle

Highlights of the week

This week's post is a bit longer than usual because I completely missed off some of my bookmarked posts last week! Silly, Emma! Also, I have discovered Bloglovin! But rather than making this post ridiculously long, I'm going to do a separate post in the week for some blogs and posts that I've fallen in… Continue reading Highlights of the week

Film

Coming soon to a cinema near you: Begin Again and Wish I Was Here

I love Mark Ruffalo. No, I adore him. And I'll literally watch him in anything - even In the Cut! So when I heard that he was doing a film with the writer/director of Once, my heart practically leapt! Then I saw the trailer and was bitterly disappointed. Strike one: Cliched and formulaic, Begin Again… Continue reading Coming soon to a cinema near you: Begin Again and Wish I Was Here

Film, Lifestyle

My favourite films seen in 2013

I have had to re-work my usual 'best of' list because it would appear that I've only been to the cinema ten times this year. Ten! I am shocked and appalled but, hey, you've gotta work with what you've got. Out of the list of new UK cinema releases in 2013, this is my solid… Continue reading My favourite films seen in 2013