Monthly Archives: September 2011

Entourage the Movie…

(Caution contains spoilers if you haven’t seen season 8 yet!) As the men’s version of ‘Sex in the City’ ‘Entourage’ comes to a disappointing end I will offer my ideas for their (inevitable) move to the big screen. At the … Continue reading

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Drive

After the amazing Pusher trilogy, followed by Bronson it seemed Nicolas Winding Refn could do no wrong then came the good but bizarre Valhalla Rising and it seemed he had lost a bit of what made his earlier work great, … Continue reading

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R.E.M. R.I.P.

Sad news today that R.E.M. have split up so here is one of their finest moments.  

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1000!

Welcome to this momentous point in my blog life, how we got here I’ll never know but here we are all the same my 1000 post! The pressure was on to do something ‘special’ for the occasion and I was … Continue reading

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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

As I’ve said before I couldn’t understand how it was possible to make a film like ‘Cowboys and Aliens’ boring and now here is the complete opposite in ‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’ how can a film about the offices of … Continue reading

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Red State

As far a departure as you can get from his indie roots and toilets humour Kevin Smith returns with ‘Red State’ a horror/thriller/social commentary piece that sadly fails to be anything other than a bit of a mess. That said … Continue reading

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Alan has a book coming out!

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