Category: Movies

A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night

Last week I went with some friends to a Hull Independent Cinema showing of “the first Iranian vampire western”, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night: As you can hopefully see from the trailer and the gallery below, it’s a beautifully shot monochrome movie, slow and thoughtful, suspenseful and moody — pretty much everything I enjoy in one neat pleasently puzzling package. As the eponymous… Read more →

To boldly go

Being a lifelong geek, I have a real soft-spot for Star Trek in (most) of its incarnations. I have some very fond childhood memories of watching re-runs after school while building spaceships out of Lego. A few weeks ago, I found this excellent article that suggests just the best episodes from Next Generation in order to cover the entire series in “just” 40 hours… Read more →