Movie Review – ‘Emma.’ (2020)

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I seem to have done quite a few Jane Austen-related reviews lately. Back in November 2019, I shared my review on the BBC 1995 production of ‘Persuasion’. In January 2020, I reviewed ‘Love & Friendship’ based on the novella ‘Lady Susan’. Now I’ve seen the 2020 film ‘Emma…with a full stop’? Continue reading

DVD review – ‘Dad’s Army’ (2016)

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At long last, I get to revisit the ‘Dad’s Army’ 2016 movie I saw at the cinemas back in February 2016! Is it better than I remember it? Do the good points outweigh the bad points in this film? Well, that’s what I hope to find out as I share with you what I believe is good and bad about this ‘Dad’s Army’ movie. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘Vincent and the Doctor’

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This ‘Doctor Who’ episode features Matt Smith’s Doctor and Amy Pond meeting Vincent Van Gogh. The episode is by Richard Curtis, who previously produced ‘The Curse of Fatal Death’. This episode however is not a comedy and it tackles a sensitive subject regarding Vincent Van Gogh and depression.

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Movie Review – ‘Pokémon Detective Pikachu’

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Let’s talk about ‘Pokémon’! Yes, I watched this as a kid in the late 1990s. I was around when the ‘Pokémon’ Game Boys happened as well as the trading card games. I saw the original anime TV show as a kid. I was there when the ‘Pokémon’ madness happened in late 1990s/early 2000s. Live with it! 😀 Continue reading

DVD Review – ‘Stormbreaker’

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I’ve created a new page on my blog focusing on the ‘Alex Rider’ book series by Anthony Horowitz. I will be reading and reviewing the book series at a later time. But for now, I’ve added my DVD review on the 2006 film adaptation of ‘Stormbreaker’, based on the first ‘Alex Rider’ book by Anthony Horowitz. Continue reading

Series 5 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Matt Smith

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All my DVD reviews on Series 5 of new ‘Doctor Who’ are now on ‘Bradley’s Basement’. This includes the thirteen episodes from Series 5 and it stars Matt Smith as the Eleventh Doctor and Karen Gillan as Amy Pond with Arthur Darvill as Rory Williams and Alex Kingston as River Song. Continue reading

Movie Review – ‘Dad’s Army’ (2016 film)

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I’ve had a great time at the cinema seeing the new ‘Dad’s Army’ film! I enjoyed seeing this take on my favourite BBC TV sitcom series. It’s different and it’s not as good as the BBC TV series. But it was worth the entertainment and there were some funny moments to enjoy from the cast in this film. Continue reading

CD reviews – ‘The Lord of the Rings’ (BBC Radio Series)

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Guess what? I’ve now posted my reviews on ‘The Lord of the Rings’ BBC radio series on my ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog. This radio series stars Ian Holm as Frodo Baggins with Michael Horden as Gandalf; Robert Stephens as Aragorn; John Le Mesurier as Bilbo; Peter Woodthorpe as Gollum and Bill Nighy as Sam. Continue reading