My Christmas At The Cinema

By this coming weekend, I shall have seen eight films in three weeks and all at the cinema. I love movies and so did my Mum, Daphne. She taught me to love films and we used to watch them on TV together when I was a teenager, before I left home. Consequently I am quite movie literate going back over not just my own lifetime but hers too. I have realised that I love cinema so much it is one of my very favourite hobbies, right up there with reading and I’m not even going to try and choose between […]

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Is Your Mission Really Impossible?

My nephew and I went to see Mission: Impossible last night for his birthday treat. We loved it. I was excited to be two beats ahead of Tom Cruise at some points in the plot, but he was way ahead of me all the way through when it came to hard running, stunts, abseiling, being blown up, beating and being beaten up, jumping out of the tallest building in the world, escaping from prisons, saving us all from nuclear explosion, etc. I continue to learn so much from popular culture. Did you see Tom Cruise on Jonathan Ross during December? He […]

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