Tag Archives: Film reviews

What A Web #filmreview #theparty

I suppose we have all been to parties where the combination of booze and guests who aren’t the best of friends creates an unexpected tension. In my world it tends to be divorced or separated couples who are both friends … Continue reading

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Brainless? #ghostintheshell #filmreview

Another Monday, another chance to watch a film on my own. In theory I get to choose exactly what I want to watch; in practice that means choosing something the Textiliste would never want to see, which isn’t quite the … Continue reading

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Manchester By The Sea: a film review

I had a choice; this movie or La La Land. Now, because of some over active cultural snobbery I took a quick glance at the blurb for Manchester, realised it wasn’t set in the North of England but Massachusetts (so … Continue reading

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The Long and the Short of It

This needs a spoiler alert. But not because I’m giving away the plot but because it may spoil your day.  We went to see the Big Short at our latest newest cinema, the East Dulwich Picture House. All very lovely, … Continue reading

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