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“You’re Not Superman, You Know.”

I recently finished working through Jenny Nicholson’s (hilarious) guest appearances on the Screen Junkies show Movie Fights, and her impassioned advocacy for Sam Raimi’s first Spider-Man movie (2002) set me scouring the shops for a copy, so I could better … Continue reading

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That Girl’s On Fire (Again!)

I was lucky enough to snag a half-price copy of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) on Amazon, and I’m still stoked about the bargain, even if the film itself was a bit of a let-down. Apparently the prep period … Continue reading

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That Girl’s On Fire!

[Contains distractingly straw-like wigs and SPOILERS!!!] Having slept through Harry Potter’s heyday, I decided it was high time I hopped on the Hunger Games train, before it departed the station entirely… While I can think of several good-to-great films with … Continue reading

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“Is 70 Not A Good IQ?”

[Contains over-affectionate corporate mascots and SPOILERS!!!] In theory, I should unequivocally approve of the casting of Kristen Schaal as a recurring character in the sixth season of 30 Rock… and I can’t deny that I enjoyed her work here as ‘Hazel … Continue reading

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When Two Lemons Collide

Finally caught up with the fifth season of 30 Rock, and laughed myself silly. I don’t really have anything to say about the quality or hilarity of this season in comparison to its predecessors, but I was glad to see … Continue reading

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Rocky Fourth

Last week I was lucky enough to have a friend lend me the fourth season of 30 Rock… but he handed me the boxset with a caveat: Beware Julianne Moore’s Boston accent… BEWARE!!! To be honest, I did have a … Continue reading

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Independent Woman

After spotting her on a recent repeat of the music-based panel quiz Never Mind the Buzzcocks (where, as per usual, the cool American guest was almost entirely ignored by the host, in favour of some random native nonentity), I found … Continue reading

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