Monthly Archives: September 2012

Boring. Just boring

It may just have been me, but I didn’t even laugh at the farting dog. This tale of time travel and world domination lacks sufficient ability to hold the reader engaged. I’ve read a fair bit of absurdist fiction and … Continue reading

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I am the law

It’s been a while since I have seen a good solid action flick. Dredd does not disappoint. The portrayal in this film is far more honest than in the previous Stallone offering. Mega City One has the distinct edgy feel … Continue reading

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I am the law

It’s been a while since I have seen a good solid action flick. Dredd does not disappoint. The portrayal in this film is far more honest than in the previous Stallone offering. Mega City One has the distinct edgy feel … Continue reading

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Not quite what you expect

This book is of the usual high standards you would expect from Paul Torday. His writing has only got better in my opinion and his books are subtle but deliver a punch at just the right moment. On the face … Continue reading

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Pick of the pops

I’m going to indulge myself and it is, after all, my blog, and I can add what I like. I’m going off piste again, into the realm of cinema. I promised a friend of mine: film.revstan.com , I would post … Continue reading

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Emotional

I’m going to confess that I didn’t get at all emotional when I read any of the Harry potter books. I didn’t care so much for any of the characters that I could get involved in the stories. This was … Continue reading

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