2018 – Year in Review

My 2nd year as a blogger is now complete and I want to thank every one of you who read my site for helping me achieve a few milestones this year. My page views and visitor numbers have both increased this year by a few hundred. Thanks so much for reading and engaging with me. … Continue reading 2018 – Year in Review

Mary Poppins Returns

Mary Poppins (Emily Blunt) returns to save the Banks children who are now fully grown and are in a spot of bother. Michael Banks (Ben Wishaw) has grown to be a little like his father and financial difficulties threaten him losing the house that he lives in with his children. Whilst he and his sister … Continue reading Mary Poppins Returns


Based on Rudyard Kipling’s stories this is not the child friendly version of the Jungle Book that Disney has now brought to us in both animated and live action form. Rated 12 by Netflix this features animals with sharp teeth, scars and a generally weathered appearance and absolutely no singing or dancing. The story itself … Continue reading Mowgli

Bird Box

When an unexplained phenomenon spreads across the planet all of those that see it are driven to suicide. Told from the perspective of Malorie (Sandra Bullock) the story cuts back and forth between the opening days of the crisis to five years later, where Malorie accompanied by two five year old children must make a … Continue reading Bird Box