The Cabin In The Woods

Sometimes it’s hard to write a review of a book or a film. Not because there’s nothing to say, but the exact opposite – because there’s too much to say. I like to keep my reviews spoiler-free but on occasion the aspect of the film that has most intrigued me is one that would act as a spoiler…

Dare Me

Growing up and going to secondary school in Britain in the late 80s and early 90s cheerleaders were not a part of my teenage years. In fact, everything I know about cheerleaders comes from Sweet Valley High, Glee and Cordelia in Buffy the Vampire Slayer…

Avengers Assemble

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Marvel Avengers

It’s been a long wait – for me it’s been since August last year, for others it’s been much longer. That wait however is now over, Avengers have indeed now Assembled in our cinemas and we get to find out if all our hopes were met…

Top Ten: TV Box-Sets

This entry is part 5 of 10 in the series The 12 Days of Christmas

As I mentioned earlier, I’ve started watching TV in a completely new way. I very rarely actually sit down and watch a programme as it is transmitted and there’s several series that I’ve barely seen on television at all..

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 8

This entry is part 4 of 12 in the series Hallowe'en Horror Week

I love Buffy the Vampire Slayer. I love the action, I love the humour, I love the characters. Hell I even love the songs. It was a wrench when the TV series was cancelled but it ended on a high. Sunnydale was destroyed, the hellmouth was sealed and Buffy and most of her friends escaped safely….

Runaways: Pride and Joy

As a little girl I loved comics – The Beano and Bunty were my two favourites. I moved on to teen magazines like Jackie and Smash Hits and then the magazines that I still read today – Empire, Marie Claire, Sport Diver. I was never interested in comic books like Superman ….

Fright Night (2011)

I’ve never been a big fan of horror movies – I never seem to find that they scare me very much. I’ll have the occasional jump or squeal followed by a nervous giggle but no more than that….