First of all, the name just immediately makes me think of the Bruce Springsteen...
All Roads Lead to Cake
First of all, the name just immediately makes me think of the Bruce Springsteen album of the same name. Secondly, if this is taste of small town America – as many of us imagine it – then that’s worrying but not altogether shocking. Much has been made of it been shot in black and white […]
Why this isn’t as big as say, Titanic is beyond me. In the capacity of an important history lesson rather than the best film ever made. The story told through a real life White House butler, name changed to Cecil Gaines for the film, who served several US, presidents from to JFK, to Nixon and […]
I didn’t particularly want to see the last one but I recall it wasn’t as harrowing as I expected. So I didn’t mind when the boyfriend decided on this film to see during his birthday week. I think the lack of appeal is that this is a future I just don’t want to see – […]
Am I going to continue my run of good films started before I went away to Canada in October? This has all the ingredients; namely Dame Judi Dench and a great story of a 70-something-old looking for her son who was taken away from her in Catholic Ireland some fifty years previously. Once I got […]
As if we hadn’t had more than our fair share of Calgarian hospitality, already, the lovely people at Tourism Calgary offered us restaurant suggestions on Twitter before we arrived. To my delight they tweeted us a gift card to try out a restaurant that sources local ingredients. I’m all for shopping local of course so happily […]
I’d seen the trailer so many times by the time I saw this, I had a pretty good idea it would be a lonely film with little characters. What I didn’t realise was what a beautiful, and mercifully short, film it is. There is only so much time you can spend with just Dr Ryan […]