Category Entertainment Reviews

The Fast and the Furious: 2 Fast 2 Marathon

Previously on The Fast and the Furious marathon – one good movie, and three… interesting efforts, has brought us here, sanity more or less intact. All roads lead to Rio, and our induction into the fast family continues… The revised drinking rules for Sunday are: Someone uses a car metaphor, eg: “Damn, girl, when are you […]

The Fast and the Furious: Movie Marathon Part I

16 years, 8 movies, 394 Corona’s… one long-running film franchise crammed into a weekend. We’ve decided to undergo a marathon to end all marathons. They haven’t got friends, but they got family… Back in the spring of 2017, Vin Diesel and The Fast and the Furious family became our world for a few days. We had both […]

Pretty Little Liars with my boyfriend: A payback to savour (Part 2)

Previously on the Pretty Little Liars Marathon… Face masks were donned, Ollie’s A-dar went into overdrive, nobody confirmed the kill, cheeky side-hugs were dished out and Toby somehow managed to blunder through three and a half seasons unscathed despite living in a town with murderers and having the brain of a five-year-old. … SUNDAY 12. Season 3, […]

Pretty Little Liars with my boyfriend: A payback to savour (Part 1)

Liz: Remember our football marathon back in April last year? Remember the retribution I promised? Well my friends, retribution has a name, and it’s name is Pretty Little Liars. Four girls are left devastated by the disappearance of their bestie and leader, Alison. Alison was a horrible person and she had a lot of enemies, but […]

I can’t believe that neither of us have seen… HALLOWEEN!

Warning: contains spoilers (obviously). There are always classic films that your other half hasn’t seen, and in some cases neither of you have seen. So every now and then we’re watching an unseen classic together to see if it’s really worth all the fuss. John Carpenter’s 1978 film Halloween has spawned no less than seven sequels, a remake […]

I can’t believe that Ollie hasn’t seen… THE TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE!

Warning: contains spoilers (obviously). Liz: Oh, come on. Twilight is the definitive guilty pleasure story of our generation. It’s infamous. It’s referenced every day in the comment sections of YouTube videos and Facebook posts depicting any sort of relationship; good, bad or otherwise: “Still a better love story than Twilight.” Seriously, you could post a picture of the […]

A Summer of Shakespeare Reviewed

This year marked 400 years since the death of one of the most famous British citizens that has ever lived: William Shakespeare. A man whose influence is still felt today in language, performance and culture in general, even Barack Obama recently popped by to acknowledge this treasured Brit. That weekend was in fact the 400th anniversary of […]