Daily Archives: December 13, 2014

The Peter Pan Panto

Madness. The Gaiety Theatre was packed, almost all school children (something like ten school groups were there). They were encouraged to talk back to the stage. “What’s that noise, everyone?” “IT’S HOOK!” “What did you say?” “CAPTAIN HOOK!” “I’ll go … Continue reading

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The Imitation Game

Another movie, yarr. If I remember correctly, I described it afterwards as “well-made rubbish”. It just felt artificial. The framing device is a copper investigating Turing in the 1950s for potentially treasonous activities, which is fair, but are we meant … Continue reading

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Interstellar

I liked it. It felt like three movies smushed together. I don’t think it entirely worked — in particular, the emotional core of the movie is the estrangement between the father and his daughter, and it disappears for massive chunks … Continue reading

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