Monthly Archives: August 2014

Doctor Who: Into the Dalek

An ok episode that came off a little cliche in places. It reminded me of ‘Dalek’ back in 2005 but lacking the emotional weight. There’s a feeling that we’ve been here already. The Doctor’s inner conflict, he being compared to … Continue reading

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Doctor Who: “Deep Breath”

Not the best start for the 12th Doctor. Considering the non stop pace of 11s entrance I had hoped Moffat would do something similar but here we have long dragged out talky scenes and nothing really gets going for quite … Continue reading

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Godzilla (2014)

Darn. I really wanted to like this movie. But all I can say is that it’s OK. I don’t think it’s worth watching in the cinemas despite it being a movie that requires the large screen to give weight to … Continue reading

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Charles Bukowski

It’s hard to find the right words that will do justice when writing about Charles Bukowski. Not because of his complexity but because he is someone whom you can’t label as this or that. You can try, and some have. … Continue reading

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The Real Ghostbusters Marvel UK Comic

Collected these as a kid but I think I get more of a kick out of them now. This comic started in 1988 and ran mostly as a weekly comic until 1992. It went for 193 issues which is not … Continue reading

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Ghostbusters Commodore 64 Game

As a kid I had to have everything related to Ghostbusters and so spotting this I picked it up immediately. I’m almost ashamed to say that despite playing the game so often I don’t think I ever completed it as … Continue reading

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Ghostbusters Lego

  Received this as a late Birthday present not too long ago. For a fan like me it was a perfect gift. So it’s been 20+ years since I made anything Lego and even back at that time I needed … Continue reading

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Ghostbusters II

I was able to watch this in the cinema back in the day and I loved it at the time. It doesn’t match the original but I think it does try to make itself something between the movie and the … Continue reading

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I still remember exactly how I came to watch this film. At the time I was a massive fan of the animated series ‘The Real Ghostbusters’ and from time to time would rent videos of episodes from the rental store. … Continue reading

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The Real Ghostbusters

Ranking on a nostalgia level of 11 this links back to some of the earliest memories of my childhood. Coming out of the ‘Thomas The Tank Engine’ and ‘My little Pony’ phase but while still clinging to Snoopy, ‘The Real … Continue reading

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