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The New Horror Movie Trend: Rich People

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There’s a commonly held theory favoured by horror fans and film academics alike. The horror genre provides a barometer to what fears are felt by the society that created it. It’s the reason… Continue reading

10 Board Games to Play With Kids Under 10

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So being in lock-down sucks. I assume. Our country won’t go into lock down in spite of an escalating infection rate and mounting death toll. But since we’re working through a global pandemic… Continue reading

Aussies: Don't Blame Each Other for Not Social Distancing. Blame Scott Morrison

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Jump onto your social media for a moment. Facebook will yield the best results in this social experiment I’m sending you on. It’s very likely that you’ve just seen a bunch of people… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘Aladdin’

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For the first time in the Disney Marathon…an undebatable classic. Something that everybody knows and loves. The first film I would consider a strong long-term contender for the top spot. Where will it… Continue reading

I Watched a Horror Movie So Boring I Forgot I Watched It

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It was late in the afternoon that I remembered. It just popped into my head…I watched a horror movie last night. This is nothing out of the ordinary, and my mind was still… Continue reading

Tribute: Top 10 Max Von Sydow Roles

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This week we received the news that Swedish actor with more than a hundred credits to his name Max Von Sydow passed away at age 90. Von Sydow is a film industry legend,… Continue reading

The Great Aussie Toilet Paper Crisis of 2020

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So here’s a thing happening in the land down-under that may not have penetrated the coronavirus Super Tuesday news wall in your country. Australia is on the verge of riots. Panic in the… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘Robin Hood’

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For those just joining us, this is a movie marathon with a twist. Myself (cranky 30s blogger), my son Josh (stoic 9 year old Nintendo obsessive) and my daughter Amelia (drama llama 7… Continue reading

10 Scrapped Disney Movies I’ll Revive as CEO

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Disney and theme park fans woke to come surprising news today. Bob Iger has stepped down as Chief Executive Officer of the Disney Company. This is a job that carries much responsibility. In… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Invisible Man’

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Director: Leigh Whannell Cast: Elisabeth Moss, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Aldis Hodge, Storm Reid, Harriet Dyer Plot: Cecilia Kass has escaped from her highly controlling and abusive partner. In the weeks that follow she begins… Continue reading