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Review : Brunch @ Home is where…. Cafe Birmingham

Munchin' N Brunchin' | 18/04/2016

Bangin’ Butties – Super Staff – Over Priced Alcohol So the first time I encountered this place on Church Street (despite passing it loads and never going in) was for a job interview, not always the premise for a return trip. However I simply couldn’t wait to get my chops round their all day breakfast …keep reading

Review: Brunch @Boston Tea Paty

Munchin' N Brunchin' | 18/04/2016

Sexy Muffins – Super Soft Drinks – Soggy Scrambled Eggs Despite the memories of my sticky floored occasionally  sick scented student union, I’ve learnt that long ques outside a big spacious place generally means good things in store! I’d read bits about Boston Tea Party so was keen to sample it for myself. There was …keep reading

Review: Brunch @ The Plough Harborne

Munchin' N Brunchin' | 18/04/2016

Filling – Fresh – Fabulous Service I should probably point out that I’ve never been a massive eater, more of a grazer but I like my food and if there’s one thing I like a LOT it’s a good brekkie or as the trendier adult term goes, ‘Brunch.’ Even as a young child the highlight …keep reading

Review:Batman Vs Superman Dawn of Justice

Film | 25/03/2016

Almost two years on from Man of Steel, Henry Cavill as the chiseled red caped crusader is back and despite those dreamy blue eyes, considered quite the terrorist by none other than Batman himself. Reinvented with extra ab factor and an axe to grind, the one thing this Batman / Superman combo has going for …keep reading

First Look at Suicide Squad – Official Trailer

Film, Uncategorized | 20/01/2016

The wait is finally over- after much anticipation Warner Bros have released the trailer for ‘Suicide’ squad and dam are those guys smokin’ bad! This hand picked all star line up of super villains are here to trade sides and if the initial footage is anything to go by aren’t we in for a treat! …keep reading

First look at The BFG

Film | 09/12/2015

Do you remember the magic of reading Roald Dahl as a child? The wicked imagination that kept you up all night with dreams of toe curled witches and giant fruit?  Well the magic is going to get that little bit more visual as we take a sneak peak at the first trailer for THE BFG!!! …keep reading

Review: Snoopy and Charlie Brown: The Peanuts Movie

Film | 06/12/2015

Everybody loves the retro cuteness of the classic Snoopy dog, but what’s this new movie revived for a modern audience of pooch fans? We sent guest blogger Duncan Mclauchlan down to see Snoops in his new role and find out just what all the fuss was about! Before I was invited along to see ‘The …keep reading

One to watch: Rooney Mara

Film, Girl Talk, Uncategorized | 24/11/2015

So if this winter’s hot list is anything to go by, your standard chick flicks are out and a very new female heroine is in. As we swiftly approach the UK release of Todd Haynes’ Carol, everyone is familiar with the gorgeously velvety toned  and seductively sharp Cate Blanchett, but who is this fresh new …keep reading

London Film Festival 2015: Carol Press Conference and Premiere

Film, Interviews | 18/11/2015

Based on the Patricia Higsmith  novel, ‘The price of salt’   adapted by Phyllis Nagy, 11 years in development from page to screen – Carol, is a story of female love and companionship, Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara) spots the beautiful, elegant Carol (Cate Blanchett) perusing the doll displays in a 1950s Manhattan department store and …keep reading

London Film Festival 2015 Review: Truth

Film | 18/11/2015

American controversy and a Bush based scandal- It’s a high octane ride in Truth-  James Vanderbelt’s directorial debut. Cate Blanchett and Robert Redford star in the true story of Mary Mapes and the 60 minutes documentary that ended her career. Based on her  memoir Truth and Duty: The Press, the President and the Privilege of …keep reading