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The Lone Ranger – Enjoy The Ride

My only previous memory of The Lone Ranger is my dad bouncing me and my brother and sister on his knees and ‘singing’ the William Tell overture. But I quite like westerns, am a big fan of Johnny Depp, and took a shine to Armie Hammer in The Social Network, and in subsequent red carpet […]

Oz – The wonderful wizardry of James Franco

This review is a bit belated, but Oz the Great and Powerful is still showing at selected cinemas so it’s not too late. I have never seen The Wizard of Oz, I’m not really sure why, it’s just never been my first choice. But I’ve read the books and knew the story. Plus I like […]

The Joys of Les Miserables!

There are those who say Les Miserables is well-named, and in fairness, it’s not the most cheerful of films – but it’s certainly not all sung on one mournful note either. The story can be summed up as: a slave is freed, goes on the run, changes identity and becomes mayor, fails to help factory […]