Martin Landau, one of the mainstays of the original series on which this $3.6bn franchise is based, walked out of the production of the first film. He said that it was too different from the original premise of the show. Instead of covert operations, he felt that the film was going for all out action. […]Read more "Mission: Impossible – The best action franchise going?"
Warning! this post contains lots of spoilers for both Avengers: Endgame and Season 8 of Game of Thrones so, if you’re not all caught up, please read no further. . . . . Spoilers ahead!!!! . . . . . . . . last chance – spoilers ahead! . . . . I didn’t […]Read more "The Long Night – Ups and Downs of Fan Service"
So, I thought long and hard about whether to go to the midnight screening at my local Cineworld last night. In the end, the child in me won out and I duly crept off in the middle of the night to see the conclusion to over 10 years of world-building in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. […]Read more "Tonight’s Viewing – Avengers: Endgame (spoiler free)"
I used to watch this all the time when I was growing up. Before he was joined by Ice Man and Firestar, it was just Spidey in the cartoons. The theme music was very memorable and I still know most of the words to this day. That’s why it was so nice to see it […]Read more "Monday Music 21 – 2018"