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MAD MAX: FURY ROAD

Previous instalments: Intro Mad Max Mad Max 2 Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome    Holy fuck.    I’m really, really mad at myself: if I’d been up to speed with theRead More…

MAD MAX: BEYOND THUNDERDOME

Previous instalments: Intro Mad Max Mad Max 2    If Road Warior is the series’ Wrath of Khan, Beyond Thunderdome is its Search for Spock: pretty good, with some inspired moments (chieflyRead More…

MAD MAX 2, AKA THE ROAD WARRIOR

Previous instalments: Intro Mad Max    This is the one I’d seen, back when Alex Cox introduced it for Moviedrome. I remember enjoying it, but it’s action was much curtailedRead More…

MAD MAX

Previous instalments: Intro    I think I was put off the first Mad Max because it seemed a bit too nasty for me. I was worried I’d be scared, frankly,Read More…

THE ROAD TO FURY: AN APPRECIATION OF MAD MAX

I’ve wanted to see Mad Max: Fury Road since it came out in 2015. Everyone loved it, and its nomination for Best Picture at the Academy Awards broke ground forRead More…

DOUBLE BILL: ANNIHILATION AND ARRIVAL

This is a double bill that happened by accident. I was keen to watch Alex Garland’s Annihilation purely because it was new: I don’t get to the cinema much lately,Read More…

MACOS SIERRA COUNTS IN A HUMAN WAY. OH, NO!

While working in Final Cut Pro X tonight, I noticed something: it was arranging my Events in the correct order, even though the first difference in their names (from leftRead More…

ROGUE ONE REVIEW, WITH SPOILERS

Having not thought much of Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, and feeling like I was adrift in a sea of praise for it, I was sceptical about RogueRead More…

NEW CV NOW AVAILABLE.

Today’s lesson: if you’re going to do something yourself, rather than pay someone to do it, then do it! This blog doesn’t get the attention it should, but I had noRead More…

SPOILER-FULL FORCE AWAKENS REVIEW

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