Music Break: Hunky Dory (2011) featuring Minnie Driver & Aneurin Barnard

I have to admit I stumbled upon this movie as I'm currently besotted with this freakishly talented Welsh actor Aneurin Barnard. Yep, same guy who got me all obsessed with Richard III  😉 Having enjoyed Sing Street recently and the fact that this is from the creator of Billy Elliot, I knew I'd enjoy it. To be honest though, …

Continue reading Music Break: Hunky Dory (2011) featuring Minnie Driver & Aneurin Barnard

Weekend Viewing Roundup: Eddie the Eagle, Midnight Special + BBC’s War & Peace miniseries

How was your weekend everyone? Hope it was a nice one. Well this past week ended up being a pretty busy one in terms of movie watching. I finished The White Queen on Tuesday and was so obsessed with the whole War of the Roses history, especially Richard III that I've re-watched some of the episodes again! I've …

Continue reading Weekend Viewing Roundup: Eddie the Eagle, Midnight Special + BBC’s War & Peace miniseries

St Patrick’s Day Special: Five memorable scenes set in beautiful Ireland

Are you wearing green today? Today we're all Irish, right? 😉 I celebrated last year's St Paddy's Day by paying tribute to some of the best Irish actors working in Hollywood today. Today I thought I'd set my eyes on some gorgeous Irish sceneries in movies, which is always one of the best things about the …

Continue reading St Patrick’s Day Special: Five memorable scenes set in beautiful Ireland

FlixChatter Double Reviews: Beyond the Lights & Begin Again

Neither one of these two indie films were even on my radar but I'm sure glad I got to see them!  Beyond the Lights is currently out in select theaters and Begin Again are now available on VOD. Beyond the Lights  The first time I learned about this movie was when I saw a photo of …

Continue reading FlixChatter Double Reviews: Beyond the Lights & Begin Again

Weekend Roundup: Iron Sky, Good Will Hunting, Top Gear Vietnam Special

Happy Election Tuesday folks! For my fellow Americans who are going to the polls today, good for you for exercising your rights to vote! I'm not a US citizen yet or I would definitely be doing the same thing today! But whichever way you voted, I'm just glad that tomorrow there'll be NO MORE political …

Continue reading Weekend Roundup: Iron Sky, Good Will Hunting, Top Gear Vietnam Special

Everybody’s Chattin: Blog Series Edition

Welcome to the last day of January, folks! Can't believe one month in 2012 already gone by... but before we get into my birthday month of February, I thought I'd give a shout out to some of the notable blog series and new blogs I've been frequenting lately. Let's get started shall we? Trilogy Thursday …

Continue reading Everybody’s Chattin: Blog Series Edition

Seven talented actors who deserve more leading roles

Underrated, under-appreciated, criminally-overlooked, call it what you will but the fact of the matter is, these actors deserve better! They are constantly relegated to supporting roles, and worse, playing second fiddle to actors whose talent aren't even on par. Yet time and time again they almost always overshadow the lead with their charisma and on-screen …

Continue reading Seven talented actors who deserve more leading roles