Thoughts on ‘The Accountant’ (2016)

Just a quick post to share a few observations of this film! Spoilers, obviously. The Accountant is a strange beast. Part issue driven family drama, part character study, part big, dumb action film, it feels a bit schizophrenic at times. However, I don’t review what I don’t like, and I did find myself liking a […]

An onscreen kiss to take your breath away.

**CAUTION** A couple of spoilers for Season 4 of Ripper Street are contained herein** I’ve loved Ripper Street from the off. It pushes my buttons on many levels; the Whitechapel mythology, a brooding (and emotionally bruised) trio of leading men, headed up by the delectable Matthew ‘I’m not Colin Firth but I make a cracking Mr Darcy […]

A little textual analysis: Return to Me, Grace and Bob’s reunion.

It’s been one of those weekends where I need a little romance in my life! A week of poorly children, a cough and cold myself and a husband who, let’s be honest, still needs a little bit of training into how to effectively stop children from trashing the house on his shift have made me […]

Words that paint a passionate picture…mostly Jilly Cooper.

Around Valentine’s Day I posted lots of examples of really good screen kisses that made my heart beat that little bit faster, but after seeing these glorious animated gifs from the recent Old Vic production of The Crucible, I decided that I should do another post on  moments of passion. I am, after all, a #ruralmance […]