2020, cinema and 2021…

So we’ve made it everyone – it’s nearly 2021, and this hellscape of a year is behind us. At this point, the more realistic among us know that 2021 is likely to continue to be weird, odd and not really what we want it to be, but there is now tangible hope for a return […]

Farewell cinemas (for now?)

After my last post, I was optimistic (cautiously, anyway) that despite the huge impact of COVID-19 and lockdown on cinemas, venues were doing what they could to make the experience safe, and I hoped  upcoming new releases would bring people back. As someone who loves going to the cinema, only being able to go twice […]

Review: Tenet (and returning to the cinema)

It’s been ages since I published anything, even though I posted weekly for six weeks with the #30DayFilmChallenge – yet another sign of how quickly this mad year has gone. But with UK cinemas reopening, lockdown easing and Cineworld bringing in stringent restrictions (it sounds as if I had a good experience booking in Witney, […]

#30DayFilmChallenge – Week Six

Cineworld’s campaign on social media is the perfect fit for my blog, so I decided to do a post a week for six weeks, combining brief answers with more comprehensive rambles. It’s interesting to ask yourself these questions and try to think of anecdotes, because it’s those experiences that truly resonate – and why we […]

#30DayFilmChallenge – Week Five

Cineworld’s campaign on social media is the perfect fit for my blog, so I decided to do a post a week for six weeks, combining brief answers with more comprehensive rambles. It’s interesting to ask yourself these questions and try to think of anecdotes, because it’s those experiences that truly resonate – and why we […]

#30DayFilmChallenge – Week Four

Cineworld’s campaign on social media is the perfect fit for my blog, so I decided to do a post a week for six weeks, combining brief answers with more comprehensive rambles. It’s interesting to ask yourself these questions and try to think of anecdotes, because it’s those experiences that truly resonate – and why we […]

#30DayFilmChallenge – Week Three

Cineworld’s campaign on social media is the perfect fit for my blog, so I decided to do a post a week for six weeks, combining brief answers with more comprehensive rambles.It’s interesting to ask yourself these questions and try to think of anecdotes, because it’s those experiences that truly resonate – and why we love […]

#30DayFilmChallenge – Week Two

Cineworld’s campaign on social media is the perfect fit for my blog, so I decided to do a post a week for six weeks, combining brief answers with more comprehensive rambles.It’s interesting to ask yourself these questions and try to think of anecdotes, because it’s those experiences that truly resonate – and why we love […]

#30DayFilmChallenge – Week One

So Cineworld, with its cinemas still closed (and for who knows how long) has done one of those campaigns that are going around social media at the moment like “choose a song a day that you love for a different reason” and so on… have a look below at what they’ve come up with for […]