Book Review – ‘The Hobbit’

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At last! I’ve read and reviewed ‘The Hobbit’ book by J.R.R. Tolkien. I’ve wanted to read this book for quite some time after seeing ‘The Hobbit’ film trilogy by director Peter Jackson and his filmmaking team. I read ‘The Hobbit’ book featuring Alan Lee illustrations with the audiobook read by Rob Inglis. Continue reading

‘The Hobbit’/’The Lord of the Rings’ on Blu-ray

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I’ve updated and extended my reviews on ‘The Hobbit’ film trilogy and ‘The Lord of the Rings’ film trilogy. I’ve been revisiting ‘The Hobbit’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings’ films by director Peter Jackson, set in the world of Middle-Earth. This is before I read and review ‘The Hobbit’ book by J. R. R. Tolkien and hopefully before I update my current reviews on ‘The Lord of the Rings’ BBC radio series. Continue reading

Convention Report – ‘Film & Comic Con Glasgow 2019’

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I had a fantastic time last weekend at the ‘Film & Comic Con Glasgow 2019’ at the Braehead Arena. This was a two-day event from Saturday the 17th to Sunday the 18th of August. I saw my favourite ‘Doctor Who’ stars at the comic con – Sarah Sutton (who played Nyssa with Peter Davison), Sophie Aldred (who played Ace with Sylvester McCoy) and Katy Manning (who played Jo with Jon Pertwee). Continue reading

Movie Review – ‘Tolkien’

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Not many care for biographical films on certain figures of history these days. I say that with the highest respect in regards to the film I’m reviewing here. But it’s a shame many of these biographical films on certain authors of famous works of literature get overlooked when being shown at cinemas. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’

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You probably know this already from my ‘Basement News’ post for March 2018. But if you haven’t, this is to let you know that I’ve finished revisiting ‘The Hobbit’ film trilogy by updating my review for the third film, ‘The Battle of the Five Armies’, with new photos and extended paragraphs. I’m looking forward to revisiting ‘The Lord of the Rings’ next, especially through the Blu-ray editions. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’

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I continue to revisit ‘The Hobbit’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings’ film trilogies. Recently, I’ve revisited the second film of ‘The Hobbit’ trilogy called ‘The Desolation of Smaug’. This is through the Extended Edition of the movie and I have updated my review on it with new photos and extended paragraphs. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’

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I’m currently revisiting ‘The Hobbit’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings’ film trilogies. For the past two weeks, I’ve enjoyed re-watching the Extended Edition of ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’. In doing so, I’ve updated my review on the movie with some new photos and extended the paragraphs. Continue reading

Celebrating 50 Years of ‘Doctor Who’

50th anniversary DVD

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My DVD reviews on the 50th anniversary of ‘Doctor Who’ are available to check out on my blog. These include DVD reviews on the stories featured in the ’50th Anniversary Collector’s Edition DVD’ of ‘Doctor Who’. Continue reading