This time last year we were jetting off to Mallorca for a week in the sun. How things have changed! To recapture memories of that picturesque island, just tune in to BBC iPlayer and watch The Mallorca Files. This daytime cop show tells the story of a mismatched team of police detectives working in Mallorca:… More The Mallorca Files
I’m finally ready to launch the social group “City Adventurers” and will be blogging about our adventures on the alternative website https://cityadventurers.wordpress.com/ as well as here. Please visit us and subscribe to my blogs.
The Bookshop – The Book The Bookshop by Penelope Fitzgerald is set in a fictional town called Harborough. The town was inspired by Southwold, where the author spent a year working in the Solebay Bookshop in the 1950s. As one reviewer commented: At face value, this does not seem typical material for a page-turner.… More Inspirational Southwold
What’s your favorite color? Mine’s red. And now it’s time to find out what colour other people like as December 18th is Answer the Telephone Like Buddy the Elf Day. Want to take part? Just answer the phone and say “(Insert your Name) the Elf, what’s your favorite color.” Don’t forget to use #AnswerThePhoneLikeBuddyTheElfDay on social… More Answer the Telephone Like Buddy the Elf Day
Bao is a tale of a woman whose steamed bun comes to life. Premiering before the Incredibles 2, it is written and directed by Domee Shi, the first female director of a Pixar short film. Domee Shi told Carina Hsieh of Cosmopolitan that she wanted to tell the universal stories of food bringing family together and of overprotective parents learning to let go of their… More Bao – a short film that tugs the heart strings
It’s incredible to think that the first Incredibles film came out 14 years ago. The 2004 American computer-animated superhero film, written and directed by Brad Bird, was produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It tells the story of a family of superheroes who are forced to hide their powers. Taking on the role of “Mr and Mrs Parr”, Mr. Incredible… More The Incredibles have still got what it takes
Due for release in the UK on 10th August, Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero is a 2018 computer-animated adventure film about the real-life Sergeant Stubby, a stray Boston Terrier who becomes a hero during World War I. Although the film credits state that the characters in the film are fictitious, the film follows the actual actions of the dog and includes real people involved… More Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero
The first thing I noticed was the lack of emails. It was as if my inbox had died. A day with nothing, not even junk mail. What could be wrong? Then mail started to arrive. Only it was mail from days ago. Just like Groundhog Day, my inbox appeared to be stuck in some sort of time… More Dude, where’s my email?
Update September 2017 Another cast member has been announced for The Happytime Murders Joel McHale, star of Community, has joined the puppet murder mystery. The Happytime Murders is directed by Brian Henson. It stars Melissa McCarthy, Maya Rudolph, Leslie David Baker, Bill Barretta, and Elizabeth Banks. The movie is currently shooting in Los Angeles and is due to be released on August 17th,… More Even More News of The Happytime Murders
Rumours of The Happytime Murders have been going on for years. Devised by Brian Henson (son of Jim Henson) back in 2008 this project was to be an R-rated puppet project. He envisioned The Happytime Murders would “take puppets to a place where we have never gone before on the big screen” . In 2015 the project… More More News of The Happytime Murders