Film

Sleepless in Seattle – Film Review

Title: Sleepless in Seattle Age: PG Released: 24th September 1993 Director: Nora Ephron Genre: Drama, Romance Rating: ***** (5/5 stars) About: Realising that Sam has still not come to terms with his wife Maggie's death, his eight-year-old son Jonah forces him to call a national radio talk show, with the hopes of finding him a companion. Review: I mean who doesn't… Continue reading Sleepless in Seattle – Film Review

Film

The Young Victoria – Film Review

Title: The Young Victoria Age: PG Released: 6th Match 2009 Director: Jean-Marc Vallée Genre: History, Romance, Drama Rating: ***** (5/5 stars) About: A dramatization of the turbulent first years of Queen Victoria's rule, and her enduring romance with Prince Albert. Review: I absolutely adore this film. I haven't seen it in ages, but then I saw it come up on my Netflix… Continue reading The Young Victoria – Film Review

Film

The Greatest Showman – Film Review

Title: The Greatest Showman Age: PG Released: 8th December 2017 Director: Michael Gracey Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance Rating: **** (4/5 stars) About: Inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business & tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.… Continue reading The Greatest Showman – Film Review

Books

Fallen by Lauren Kate – Book Review

Some of the links in this post are affliliate links. This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission at no extra cost to you. All opinions remain my own. Title: Fallen (you can Buy on Amazon here) Author: Lauren Kate Published: 6th September 2009 Publisher: Corgi Childrens Genre: Romance, Drama,… Continue reading Fallen by Lauren Kate – Book Review

Film

Dangerous Beauty – Film Review

Title: Dangerous Beauty Age: 15 Released: 20th February 1998 Director: Marshall Herskovitz and  Edward Zwick Genre: Drama, Romance Rating: **** (4/5 stars) About: Veronica (Catherine McCormack) is brilliant, gifted and beautiful, but the handsome aristocrat she loves, Marco Venier (Rufus Sewell), cannot marry her because she is penniless and of a questionable family. So Veronica's mother, Paola (Jacqueline Bisset), teaches her… Continue reading Dangerous Beauty – Film Review