Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Harry Potter and company are back and it has made me all kinds of happy. I cannot begin to describe the feeling I experienced when after nine long Harry Potter-less years I found myself at a bookshop waiting to purchase the latest instalment of Potter adventures – even if he wasn’t the main protagonist anymore. Lets just say it took me back to when I … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

The whole world in one small room

Imagine you’re five years old and one room is your whole world. You were born in this room and have lived there your whole life with only your mother for company. You’ve grown up thinking that this room and the people in it are the only things that really exists. This is Jack’s reality. Room is a compelling story about what living in a single room … Continue reading The whole world in one small room

Into the woods, a fairytale musical

Into the woods is the film adaptation of the popular theatrical musical. It tells the story of a baker (James Corden) and his wife (Emily Streep) who are trying to collect a series of objects in the woods so that a witch (Meryl Streep) will lift the curse she put on the baker so that he wouldn’t be able to have children. On their adventure … Continue reading Into the woods, a fairytale musical

Zamperini, the invincible man

Not many people will have heard of Louis Zamperini, let alone the story of his life. Unbroken tells us his story. An American of Italian origin, Zamperini became an Olympic athlete and took part in Hitler’s Games in 1936. Then the Second World War broke out and the athlete enlisted in the army. On one of missions he was rescued from the sea by Japanese … Continue reading Zamperini, the invincible man

Another MARVEL marvel: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

Guardians of the Galaxy is the latest installment of the Marvel universe. The film grossed over $161 million dollars the first weekend of its release worldwide making it the most succesful August film debut ever and the third best-launch of the year in the film industry. Guardians of the Galaxy becomes once again another victory for Marvel Studios, who have already announced that a sequel … Continue reading Another MARVEL marvel: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

‘The Maze Runner’ will hit cinemas Febuary next year

The film adaptation of James Dashner’s best-selling trilogy The Maze Runner is scheduled to premier on the 14th Febuary 2014. The characters from this dystopian book will be brought to life on the big screen by young actors such as Dylan O’Brien, Kaya Scodelario and Thomas Brodie-Sangster amongst others. The Maze Runner tells the story of a group of boys who live in what they … Continue reading ‘The Maze Runner’ will hit cinemas Febuary next year