Category Archives: Review

The 52 Review: Gekkan Shōjo Nozaki-kun

Title: Gekkan Shōjo Nozaki-kun Volume 1 Author: Izumi Tsubaki Genre: Shoujo Manga Gekkan Shōjo Nozaki-kun is the first new manga I’ve enjoyed since entering my twenties. I saw the anime first and was hooked by the premise: Chiyo Sakura is … Continue reading

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Trick ‘r Treat (2007)

Halloween drew the short straw with memorable characters. Christmas has Santa, Rudolph and the elves. Easter has the bunny. Valentine’s Day has a naked archer baby. The closest that Halloween has the brilliant Jack Skellington from The Nightmare Before Christmas, … Continue reading

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Review– Walking on Sunshine (2014)

Walking on Sunshine (2014) Starring: Hannah Arterton, Annabel Scholey, Guilio Berruti Walking on Sunshine is the movie equivalent to Popsi. You know what it’s trying to be. You know it’s a poor attempt to trick you in to thinking it’s … Continue reading

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Ten Reasons You Should See ‘Frozen’

Another ten list, mainly because I don’t have the time to write a blog post about Wonder Woman today. But that is coming, and it will be here with a vengeance. So here we are. Ten reasons to see ‘Frozen’! … Continue reading

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Review — West Side Story at Sunderland’s Empire Theatre (2013)

Last night, I went to the opening night of West Side Story at Sunderland’s Empire Theatre. The musical has sold out internationally on its tour, and boasts second place on Film4’s Top 50 Musicals list. The hype surrounding it was … Continue reading

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Review — Musical Mania 2013

This weekend, I had the delight of going to see ‘Musical Mania 2013’ at the Seaton Delaval Arts Centre. Earlier this summer, I went to see a performance of ‘The 39 Steps’ at the Arts Centre, joining a virtually empty … Continue reading

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Review – Batman: Under The Red Hood (2010)

Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010) [This review is spoiler free] Starring: Bruce Greenwood, Jensen Ackles, Neil Patrick Harris and John DiMaggio Directed by: Brandon Vietti Synopsis: Bruce Greenwood lends his gravelly tones to the Caped Crusader in this direct-to-video DC film. In … Continue reading

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