The Media Worm
REVIEWS OF ALL THINGS FILM, TV AND BOOK
Thursday, 2 January 2014
Top 10 Anticipated Films of 2014
It's that time of year again where it's time to look forwards to the films due out this next year. Last year when I made this list...
Wednesday, 1 January 2014
2013: A Year in Film
So 2013 is done and I thought I would write a brief summary of the films I saw throughout the year. New (to me) films watched: ...
Sunday, 29 December 2013
FILM: Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (6/10)
Why did I watch it? It's not so long ago that I watched the original Wall Street for the first time so it made sense to see how Ol...
FILM: Snow White and the Huntsman (5/10)
Why did I watch it? I remember seeing the trailer for this dark take on the fairy tale and thinking it had some potential, especially in...
TV: Veep (S2) (9/10)
Why did I watch it? I really enjoyed the first season of Veep , chiefly because of the show's writing. It's probably my favourit...
FILM: Milk (8/10)
Why did I watch it? Recorded this one sometime ago on the back of Sean Penn's Academy Award for Best Actor. Didn't know too mu...
Tuesday, 24 December 2013
TV: The Tunnel (S1) (9/10)
Why did I watch it? I watched this because I read that the Danish series it is based on, The Bridge , was well received. A little shame...
Saturday, 14 December 2013
FILM: Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter (4/10)
Why did I watch it? Sounded like a fun mash-up. What's it all about? Young future president Abraham Lincoln (Benjamin Walker) witness...
Thursday, 12 December 2013
FILM: Gravity (10/10)
Why did I watch it? I loved the trailers for this film and I read so much about the technical production decisions Cuarõn and his son ma...
Sunday, 8 December 2013
TV: Hello Ladies (S1) (7/10)
Why did I watch it? I'm not always that keen on the Stephen Merchant/Ricky Gervais writing duo, sometimes it grates on me a little,...
FILM: Hobo With A Shotgun (7/10)
Why did I watch it? A recommendation from a friend this one. I had never heard of it before. What's it all about? A hobo (Rutger Haue...
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