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  • Amélie

    Amélie

    ★★★★★

    I’m just back from a trip to Paris, and still very much in a very French mood. I’m experiencing a pleasant afterglow of my enjoyment of the city’s atmosphere, especially at night and it’s lovely food. 

    Also I just visited Les 2 Moulins the café in which Amélie worked, so what film could possibly better to get back into the groove of watching, logging and reviewing films? None that I could think of... 

    The café did not disappoint. Maybe it…

  • Twin Peaks: The Return

    Twin Peaks: The Return

    ★★★★½

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  • Schindler's List

    Schindler's List

    ★★★★★

    I rarely do this, but I'm going to share a long ass personal experience, that explains why I love and regard this film as highly as I do.

    My mother owns the book of this, and I've read it about 5 times. It's an incredible piece of literature, but typically one of those things you only can bear to be confronted with a few times in your lifetime.

    I've seen Schindler's List three times in my lifetime. But it was…

  • Before Sunrise

    Before Sunrise

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    You can never go wrong with Before Sunrise. I've just now noticed that whether you read anything about it in people's reviews on here, or just reviews on the internet (whether by professionals or amateurs) it's a romance (very romantic film) that seems to speak to both women and men equally.

    Traditionally it's widely believed that men don't like romantic films, there are women that don't like them either for sure. But I actually think that's often a quite empty…