Flashback Friday – Review: Mrs Henderson Presents (2005)
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Flashback Friday – Review: Mrs Henderson Presents (2005)

Originally posted on CoochieCrunch as Tiger Tiger Mrs Henderson Presents Directed by Stephen Frears Produced by Norma Heyman and Bob Hoskins Screenplay by Martin Sherman Starring Judi Dench, Bob Hoskins, Kelly Reilly, Will Young, Christopher Guest Release date:  November 25th 2005 Let’s first start with the real story… Mrs Henderson and The Windmill Theatre Laura … Continue reading

Flashback Friday – Review: The Night They Raided Minsky’s (1968)
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Flashback Friday – Review: The Night They Raided Minsky’s (1968)

Originally posted on CoochieCrunch as Tiger Tiger  The Night They Raided Minsky’s (1968) Directed by William Friedkin Produced by Norman Lear Screenplay by Norman Lear, Sidney Michaels and Arnold Schulman Based on the novel by Rowland Barber Starring Jason Robards, Brittt Ekland, Norman Wisdom, and Bert Lahr Release date:  December 22, 1968  I will start … Continue reading

Four great reasons you should be reading Image Comics
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Four great reasons you should be reading Image Comics

Tomorrow is Free Comic Book Day, a great opportunity to grab some free titles whether you are new to comics or an old hand. As you’re going to be at the store anyway I thought I’d take the opportunity to recommend some titles to you – The thing with Marvel and DC is that they are … Continue reading

Short Story: Eclipse
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Short Story: Eclipse

Inspired by the partial solar eclipse last Friday. Part: -100,000 There were cries aloud from both the children and those grown alike. A collective howl went up towards the darkening sky as the sun threatened to wink out. Slowly it began to hide behind the black ball that crept in front of it. Those who were … Continue reading

Review: The Great Zoo of China by Matthew Reilly
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Review: The Great Zoo of China by Matthew Reilly

The Great Zoo of China Author – Matthew Reilly Published – February 2015 (hardback) As someone who has worked in publicity and marketing in the past, I find myself immune to most marketing campaigns and marvel at how people can really fall for television adverts. So it speaks highly of Matthew Reilly’s The Great Zoo of … Continue reading

Review: Eve Brenner: Zombie Agent by A. Giacomi
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Review: Eve Brenner: Zombie Agent by A. Giacomi

Eve Brenner: Zombie Agent Author – A. Giacomi Published – Feb 2015 I’ve been making an effort in recent months to read and review books by other Indie and self-pub Authors. As per my previous post on the subject, I am also very interested in swapping honest reviews with other authors, so please get in touch if … Continue reading

Flashback Friday: Top Five Favourites – Jurassic Park (Movie)
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Flashback Friday: Top Five Favourites – Jurassic Park (Movie)

I’ve been playing a lot of Zoo Tycoon lately and am about to start on the Dinosaur Dig extension pack for the first time ever – all because, for some reason, Jurassic Park has been looming large in my mind of late. I watched the trailer for the upcoming Jurassic World and was intrigued enough to … Continue reading