Top 5 New (To Me) TV Shows of 2020

I thought I'd to a list of some of the TV shows I got into this year. Some are new, some are older but I just hadn't got around to watching yet. These are my five favourites. Honourable mentions: the dark, brooding reboot of Perry Mason starring Matthew Rhys, Stumptown which stars Colbie Smulders as … Continue reading Top 5 New (To Me) TV Shows of 2020

Film Review: Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker

WARNING! Here be spoilers! When I wrote about the last instalment of the Star Wars saga, The Last Jedi, I said it was a tough review to write about because I neither loved or hated the movie. The same is true here, with JJ Abrams' return to the series not being terrible but being pretty … Continue reading Film Review: Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker

My Favourite Films #45: The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars was a game changer in many ways, in terms of blockbusters and memorabilia but it's the second movie in the original trilogy that's impact is still felt. Countless film series made since has attempted to follow the Empire model with the second movie having a darker, more downbeat ending that leaves the heroes in poor … Continue reading My Favourite Films #45: The Empire Strikes Back