Author Archives: heligena

WHY THE X-FILES NEED TO BE CLOSED. FOR GOOD.

This is a hard post to write.  We’ve been a fan of the X-Files since it’s inception.  Hell, since the first season aired late night on BBC 2 in the Nineties and we were banned from watching it by our … Continue reading

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Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? (she’s still going strong, thanks for asking)

‘Tis the season of nostalgia; a time to sit back and re-watch those movies that remind us of a simpler time.  A better time (which the way the world is going, will be any year that happened before 2016.)  And … Continue reading

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Top Ten Movies of 2017

So we’re closing out the year with no chance to watch much anticipated films like Greta Gerwig’s Lady bird, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing or Guillermo Del Toro’s The Shape of Water, at least here in the UK.  Ho Hum.  Nary … Continue reading

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A MIST OPPORTUNITY:

Confession time.  We were super psyched for the TV series version of The Mist.  The original novel by horror-maestro Stephen King was a slice of small-town literary creepola and the 2007 movie version scripted and lensed by the one and … Continue reading

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THE BEGUILED? PERHAPS THEY SHOULD HAVE CALLED IT THE SOMNAMBULIST INSTEAD…

So last night we tripped along to our local flea pit to see The Beguiled, the latest release from Sofia Coppola- winner of Best Director at Cannes 2017 festival for this very offering. Having heard only good things about the … Continue reading

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Cover Up Those Insecurities-

Our mind has been on music lately. Oh, don’t worry, movies will always have our hearts but music it seems has our soul to balance things out.  Now originally, we were going to post a list of the albums we’ve … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW CORNER SPECIAL: The Handmaid’s Tale

Hey hey party people.  With the first episode of The Handmaid’s Tale showing tonight courtesy of the wonderful Channel 4, we’ve been raiding our archives again to find our original review of the book back when we first read it. … Continue reading

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