FLICKS. RIFFS. AND OTHER BITS.

Talking movies, music and other close encounters of the social media kind.

HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO EAT A FILM ?

If you’re a wanna-be-film geek like myself, then you must try one of the unique Eat the Film evenings at Roxy Cinema in Miramar, Wellington.

June 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

WHAT’S YOUR FAVOURITE MUSIC TRACK IN A MOVIE SCENE?

I asked friends and family over the past year what their favourite music track was in a movie scene. Here’s some of their picks.

May 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

NEW YEAR. NEW MOVIE REVIEWS.

I review five: The Last Jedi, All The Money In The World, The Post, The Darkest Hour and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

February 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Review: THOR: RAGNAROK

Zany.  Funny.  Goofy.
Not exactly the three words you’d normally describe the God of Thunder.

November 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Review: BLADE RUNNER 2049

Out of all the movie masterpieces, BLADE RUNNER was the one movie I DID NOT want made into a sequel.

October 7, 2017 · 1 Comment

WHY MIDNIGHT OIL IS IMPORTANT TO THE WORLD RIGHT NOW.

Seeing the state of the world right now – Midnight Oil’s politically charged songs now mean more than ever.

September 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Review: PATRIOTS DAY

As I watched this film about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the subsequent manhunt, my initial thoughts was that this hollywood film was too soon to make.

August 28, 2017 · Leave a comment