Sunday, 14 October 2012


Downton Abbey
3x04 Episode 4
[Watch it (again) on ITV Player.]

Dragons' Den
10x05 Episode 5
[Watch it (again) in HD on iPlayer.]


From Russia With Love (1963)
[4th or so watch]

Bond from the Beginning Mk.III makes it to its second film. Just 20 to go...

I'll be reviewing this as #83a in 100 Films 2012, alongside the other '60s Bond films, at a later date. I've also covered it on here before, back in June 2008.

this week on 100 Films

One new review was published to 100 Films in a Year this week...

Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)

more amiable than its “oh, you didn’t” title might suggest, but that’s about all. Shakespeare certainly has nothing to worry about.

Read more here.

Additionally, new to the new blog were...

Knowing (2009)

There are attempts at giving the characters depth, but these are more about giving them a reason to care about the plot than making them three dimensional human beings. But I’d suggest if you’re watching a film like Knowing with the intention of focusing on the characters rather than the mystery then you’ve got the wrong end of the stick.

Read more here.

Shoot 'Em Up (2007)

packed to bursting with utterly ludicrous — but, consequently, ludicrously cool — action sequences. It’s fast-paced, witty, and endlessly inventive. As the action genre goes, this is pure entertainment.

Read more here.

More next Sunday.