Sundance London 2014 – They Came Together Review

David Wain is a funny man, from his early days as part of MTV’s The State and Wet Hot American Summer, to the more recent Children’s Hospital, Role Models and Wanderlust.  This movie is his fourth big screen directorial outing and his fourth to be launched at Sundance Film Festival. They Came Together written with…

Sundance London 2014 – Frank Review

When it was announced that they were going to make a movie based on Frank Sidebottom and that Fassbender was going to play him I like most people was like whoa!  Frank Sidebottom, the cult icon was famed for wearing a big papier mache head, being friends with Little Frank, being from Timperley, singing Beatles…

Harry Potter Art – The Printorium

It took me a few years of being “I’m not reading a book for children” before I sat down and read all four of the Harry Potter books one summer and quickly became a minor HP obsessive.  I bought the last three books the day/night they came out (and suffered serious insomnia in the week…

Teenage Movie

London Film Festival write up

One of the great things of being a “lady of leisure” when it’s film festival time is, money forgiving you can spend your time watching movies!  I’ve been to four movies in the last week so though, heck I should write something about them all for you. The first movie I saw at the festival…

Alice

New blog

I am Alice, I previous wrote a blog called The Shins Will Change Your Life which was all about indie music in film and TV. I started this blog as I wanted to increase the remit to write about other things including comedy, art, pop culture, my unstoppable love of mexican food etc etc.  I’m…

I don’t want to fall in love

Well we’ve been busy, OMG we actually finished the Freaks and Geeks zine, I know, check us! Check out our lil tumblr for it which has lots of Freaks and Geeks videos and photos I have posted for my own amusement and you can buy a copy of the zine straight from us here. I’ve…

Just go ahead now

Saturday afternoon at the movies, I can’t imagine a better way to spend a saturday than with Jason Segel, girl talk, and wasabi nuts, I’m a girl of simple pleasures, what can I say? Jeff who Lives at Home is the fourth movie written and directed by brothers Mark (familiar looking dude and also in…

Losing my religion

“I made you a leaving gift” “What is it?” “A stick with some orange peel glued to it” (or something along the lines of that…) So last night after a weekend of unexpected partying, expected partying and recording I took a solo trip to the cinema to see Wanderlust. Very weirdly the cinema seemed to…