Tag Archives: films

Cosplay – Learning by doing (and failing)

So, I got invited to a friend’s Star Wars themed birthday recently (I won’t say *which* birthday, I don’t think that would be particularly appreciated). Someone had joked about it being a costume party, with obvious consequences… In terms of … Continue reading

Posted in films, fun, geek, ideas, making, personal, Project E, projects, sci-fi, Star Wars | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

The Object

So I’ve had this half-baked idea in my mind for a science fiction one-shot screenplay type thing. I’ve put bits of it together in my head and got some of it down on paper. It’s mostly setting up shots, it’ll … Continue reading

Posted in films, fun, geek, ideas, projects, sci-fi | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

On the subject of Music

I put together a playlist of songs recently under the banner “Superhero, Geeky & Musicals”. It combines things like most of John Williams‘ superhero themes, Danny Elfman’s theme to Batman, and a song or two from Disney musicals (no, not … Continue reading

Posted in comment, films, geek, health, music, observations, personal, Project E, projects, update, work | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Quick Update

Since… er… February… I’ve changed jobs – Yes, working 60+ hours a week in a job I wasn’t particularly deriving any satisfaction from is not good for your health or well-being. The new job is a lot better. Many movies … Continue reading

Posted in avengers, comment, films, geek, health, personal, podcast, review, Star Trek, update | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Review/Warning: RoboCop (2014)

So, after a bit of good news during the day (can’t go into specifics yet… SOON…), I decided that rather than head home, I’d pop along to BFI’s IMAX to catch whatever movie was playing (the 2014 version of RoboCop). … Continue reading

Posted in films, geek, observations, personal, rant, review, sci-fi | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Movie Reviews: Now you see me & Pacific Rim

It occurs to me that I’ve been delinquent with my film reviews… so here’s a catch up. “Now you see me” Basic plot is four magicians stage an increasingly elaborate set of robberies whilst the FBI and Interpol look on, … Continue reading

Posted in comment, films, review, sci-fi | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

The Dark Knight Rises

People far more eloquent than me have said enough about the 12 people killed in the cinema shootings in Aurora, Colorado (If you need to catch up, my friend, Rob Williams has been covering the incident for The Independent, including … Continue reading

Posted in comment, films, geek, observations, personal, update, web | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments