Checking In

It’s still a little bit radio silence around here at the moment, if you don’t count the regular film reviews and I’m afraid it’s just because I don’t have it in me at the moment. I’m being damned lazy if we’re really honest and I’m not remotely sorry. March was a bitch and I think […]

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A Film a Year

Has anyone seen the meme on Twitter where you have to pick your favourite movie for every year of your life? Well, I have and luckily I’m quite old, so I get to list more films than a lot of people – so here goes! This was very hard by the way. 1977 Star Wars: Episode […]

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Words

You’ll have to excuse the absence of chatter around here, beyond the weekly (terrible) film reviews. I can’t really find the words for how I’m feeling (not to be all me, me, me – none of this is about me). Our home is covered in a light smattering of sadness and that’s to be expected, of […]

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Nazi Vengeance (Film) Review

“Surely you realise that souls are reborn in groups?” ~Vengeance-obsessed burnt dude I definitely owe my partner in crime an apology for this week’s pick. It was so loosely based on a true story that it’s laughable. My (extremely lazy) thinking was: Nazis = true story. So. Nazis, regression therapy, the South Downs and some […]

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The Veil (Film) Review

March’s ‘theme’ is going to be Based on True Events and definitely takes us back into bad movie territory, which is exactly where Jill and I wanted to be. After all, our mutual love of the sublime and the ridiculous is what bonded us in the first place. So expect a lot more snark in future reviews. […]

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I am 3

Hello there! A Voluptuous Mind turned 3 on Friday so welcome to the annual birthday post! I’m probably just going to freestyle this bad boy rather than follow any sort of structure this year which is part laziness/part not really having my head in the game – but I think that’s cool. (See previous years 1 & 2). […]

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International Women’s Day 2017

This last week has been vicious. I’ll go into it more some time but the short story is: my mother-in-law passed away last week, suddenly. She was 56 which is no age at all and it fucking sucks. It sucks all the sweaty balls in the world. It sucks that I’ll never see her again, that she’ll […]

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