FLICKS. RIFFS. AND OTHER BITS.

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

FIVE MOVIES IN 5 MINUTES.

Here’s my review of five movies I’ve seen in the last couple of months. It will only take you five minutes to read this. Start the clock.

August 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Review: KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD

Despite its total failure at the box-office and film critics slating it, to my surprise, I enjoyed watching this film.
And I can’t really pinpoint why.

June 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Review: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL 2.

The first Guardians film rocked out like a great vinyl record played at a fun 70’s space-theme dress up party . So does the second Volume play just as good ?

May 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

THE MOVIE MAESTRO: HANS ZIMMER LIVE.

This modern day Mozart of the movies conducted one of the most unique and powerful concerts I’ve ever seen.

May 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

DON HENLEY, THE BOYS OF SUMMER, AND THAT HOTEL IN CALIFORNIA.

Don Henley – the new (old) kid is in town tonight.

April 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

KONG: SKULL ISLAND

So how come I enjoyed this one more than Peter Jackson’s version of Kong in 2004?
Two words.
Apocalypse.Now.

April 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Review: T2 TRAINSPOTTING

20 years later – have the old gang still got their lust for life?

March 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

Review: HIDDEN FIGURES, LION, MANCHESTER BY THE SEA.

Here’s my review of three Oscar nominated films this year.

February 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

GUNS N’ ROSES N’ WELLINGTON

Man, that was wild. And that was just the weather.

February 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

WELLINGTON SEVENS. GAME OVER?

It was once the best sports event and party of the year. Now it might be time to blow the whistle on the whole thing.

February 10, 2017 · Leave a comment