A couple of months ago I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to visit Cambodia with a friend. I’ve finally found some time to write about the trip, while […]
Last weekend, I went to a preview performance of Punchdrunk’s new production, The Drowned Man, staged with the National Theatre. In New York last year I immensely enjoyed Sleep No […]
I was lucky enough to go to the London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony last year. It was an incredible experience and a real privilege to be there. I took some […]
Better late than never, I’ve decided to write down some stuff about my recent trip to New York. To make it all make a bit more sense, I’m posting each […]
Yes, that’s right, “DVD Review”. Not had one of those on here before, but its a special one. The BBC decided against releasing Stewart Lee and Richard Herring’s 1990s cult […]
Today was a very busy day. Probably won’t be able to write too much about it, because it’s almost 2am and I need some sleep. I went to meet my […]
I recently finished reading Koushun Takami’s 1999 debut novel Battle Royale, a book better known for Kinji Fukasaku’s visceral, provocative film adaptation. It was also adapted into a serialized manga […]
Charlie Brooker ruins Christmas for everyone with one of the best bits of telly of the year.
I’ve written a load of self-indulgent words about an entirely arbitrary list 13 telly programmes that I enjoyed in 2013.
I visited Toyko for a second time and, instead of blogging about it in detail again, I thought I’d just share some photos I took…
A look at a season of films from Studio Ghibli, the Japanese animation studio, shown on Film4 over the 2013 Easter holidays.
So, it’s been a little while since I last posted anything on here. I’m going to see if I can start writing a bit more often (but let’s not get […]
It’s been a long while, but I’ve decided to start blogging again. Or at least giving it a try. We’ll see how long this lasts. I’ve finally got round to […]
I’ve just got back from a few brilliant days in New York City. I’ll tell you all about them soon but for now I feel the need to write about […]
The hangover. Oh, dear lord, the hangover. It was a bad one. I lay in bed for hours, awake but completely unable to move. Everything hurt. We listened on the […]
The morning started with another walk to the Rockefeller Center to see if it would be a good day to visit the observation gallery, the Top of the Rock, but […]