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2018 in Review

December 26th, 2018

This won’t be a particularly funny post (if at all), mainly because 2018 has been quite a good year for me. Comedy is just bad stuff that happens to...

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List Mania 11: October Horror Films

November 5th, 2017

October was a quiet month for me, so I decided to use my free time constructively and watched as many horror films as possible in the build up to...

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T2 Trainspotting – Film Review

January 31st, 2017

** Includes spoilers ** Everyone knows that sequels are rubbish – with the exception of a few films like the Godfather or Evil Dead follow ups – they generally disappoint. The trouble...

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September 16th, 2012

I’ve always been a big fan of sharks; they’re big and scary and definitely not the kind of creatures you’d want to bump into on a dark night. In...

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January 1st, 2012

For me, 2011 was the year of the troll. For anyone who doesn’t know what the phrase means (apart from being an ugly slow-witted beastie), in internet parlance it’s...

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2011 in Retrospect

December 29th, 2011

Looking back over the year, I’ve had quite a good one. Scanning over last year’s 2011 resolutions – basically the same list every bloody year – I’ve ticked a...

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Big Trouble in Little China

October 25th, 2011

Went to see my all-time favourite film at the cinema last night, Big Trouble in Little China. It’s a film that never fails to cheer me up and offers...

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Trailers 2011

September 18th, 2011

I’ve seen 2 new films at the cinema this year that have been great. Both of them had amazing trailers and the films did exactly what it said on...

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Nicolas Roeg

April 6th, 2011

The week before last was a strange week. I ended up blowing the last of my salary seeing Nicolas Roes films at the BFI/NFT. This was part of the...

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Remakes Suck?

March 18th, 2011

A lot of people despise remakes and until recently, I had always felt this way too. This was until a couple of years ago when I went to see...

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February 27th, 2011

Maybe the most ludicrous opening line to a blog post ever, but I love zombies! I’m not sure if there’s any psychological reason for this… Perhaps it’s because I...

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Tattoo Influences

February 6th, 2011

I’ve always been fascinated by tattoos, even from a very young age. Here a some pictures sourced from the internet of my early tattoo influences (from films and music...

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Keep your Pecker Up

January 23rd, 2011

I’m a little skint at the moment, so I have to be careful with money till payday at the end of the month. This led to me staying in...

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Film Roundup 2010

January 2nd, 2011

Went to see Machete today, mainly because I was bored and I just wanted to escape from the flat. It was quite good fun and cheered me up, but...

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December 4th, 2010

“My art keeps me sane” This is my favourite line from David Cronenberg’s film, Scanners. I’m something of a renaissance man myself, what with my web design, blogging, and...

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Jackass 3D

December 1st, 2010

Went to see Jackass 3D a couple of weeks ago. I used to be a huge fan of Jackass years ago – can’t believe it’s nearly 10 years since...

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John Landis Double Bill

November 23rd, 2010

Went to see this last night at The Prince Charles Cinema. This is my favourite cinema, and I’ve mentioned in an early post just how good their double bills...

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New Rotating Flash Galleries on Site

November 22nd, 2010

I’ve got quite a few blog-worthy things to post about in the next few days; been to a couple of art exhibitions (Paul Gauguin and the Russian Criminal Tattoo...

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Burke and Hare

November 15th, 2010

Went to see Burke and Hare the other day. At first I was a bit disappointed with it, but on reflection it has a lot of good points. Firstly,...

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What’s In a Name?

September 5th, 2010

I’m not an ego-surfer in particular, but recently I have  been entering my name into Google rather a lot. Not out of vanity, but instead to see how highly...

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Texas Chainsaw Massacre On The Big Screen!

August 27th, 2010

Having been a fan of old-school horror films since I was a kid, I was dead chuffed to finally see The Texas Chainsaw Massacre at the cinema today. It...

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Everyone Should Go to The Prince Charles Cinema!

August 4th, 2010

Being a bit of a film geek, thought it only right that I should mention seeing Jaws at The Prince Charles Cinema on Monday night.  I’ve always been a...

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Film Roundup 2009

January 3rd, 2010

What a good year for films! My Top 10: Drag Me To Hell Crank 2 Inglorious Bastards Watchmen Antichrist The Wrestler Bronson My Bloody Valentine 3D Halloween 2 Sherlock...

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Xmas Horror Films

December 28th, 2009

I’ve done bugger all this Xmas (apart from growing a feeble moustache inspired by Charles Bronson, and a little bit of web design tinkering)… but I did watch some...

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