Film Review: Circus of Books

Note: Film 26 of the 365 film challenge. This is a really fascinating and personal documentary, in which filmmaker Rachel Mason tells the story of her parents, Karen and Barry, who ran the adult bookstore that gives the film it's title. Through the AIDS epidemic, the Reagan's governments conservative crackdown and developments within their family, … Continue reading Film Review: Circus of Books

Film Review: A Secret Love

Note: This is film number 17 of my 365 Film Challenge. This documentary follows Pat Henschel and Terry Donahue, a lesbian couple who have been together since 1947, for much of the time keeping the true nature of their relationship hidden from their family. After over 65 years, they decide to marry and have to … Continue reading Film Review: A Secret Love

Film Review: The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

Five years after The Lego Movie, we get a second adventure from the yellow brick men and women. In the film world five years have passed too, and the Lego world is greatly changed, having transformed into a dystopian wasteland. Everyone has had to toughen up, apart from Emmett, the cheerful, goofy construction worker voiced … Continue reading Film Review: The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part