12, sorry 10, Films of Christmas Part 2

More festive flicks for my 365 Film Challenge. Film #126: Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale A drilling team in Finland discover a burial mound and inadvertently unleash Joulupukki, a creature that inspired the modern version of Santa. Unfortunately this creature isn't the jolly present giving type, more the stealing children and punishing them. It's an … Continue reading 12, sorry 10, Films of Christmas Part 2

365 Film Challenge Part 28: Mystery Special

Film #97: Murder Most Foul I've never been a massive fan of Miss Marple, I've always preferred Poirot as a character. This 1964 big screen outing is possibly my favourite Marple adaptation I've seen mainly because Margaret Rutherford's performance is totally different. She's a more bullish, louder take on the character, while still keeping the … Continue reading 365 Film Challenge Part 28: Mystery Special

365 Film Challenge Part 24: Jack Reacher Series

Film #95: Jack Reacher Tom Cruise stars as an ex-military copper who investigates after a sniper guns down five random individuals. The sniper asks for Reacher by name, but he's a ghost, having gone off the grid. But when he hears about the shooting on the news he comes anyway. Working with Rosamund Pike's defense … Continue reading 365 Film Challenge Part 24: Jack Reacher Series