Category Archives: Benedict Cumberbatch

Doctor Strange

Was having a bit of a bad day when I went to see this so I feel like I would have enjoyed this more if I had been a bit chilled out. Regardless it’s a really good film, not fantastic … Continue reading

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Sherlock Series 4

The Six Thatchers It’s a mixed bag of an episode although that is not to say I didn’t enjoy it. Despite it brushing aside the mystery aspect early on in the episode I was still glued to the drama unfolding, … Continue reading

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Sherlock: The Abominable Bride

What an utterly delectable episode of ‘Sherlock’ to tie us over until series 4 arrives. I loved it. Where to begin, the Victorian setting taking us back to the time of the original Holmes stories. The homages to previous Holmes … Continue reading

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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

This film is everything I expected it to be. It ties up everything with hints pointers to the Lord of the Rings. The action scenes have all the usual beats and last minute saves of the day. There isn’t anything … Continue reading

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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The bits I thought would be longer were shorter and the bits I thought were short were longer. So begins the long journey of the epic review of ‘The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug’, now pronounced smaOUg, Hummm, well it … Continue reading

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Sherlock series 3

The Empty Hearse 2 Years on and we finally had a resolution (one of many) to how Sherlock survived or might have pulled his magic trick off. At this stage does it really matter how he did it? I think … Continue reading

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Star Trek Into Darkness

Before you read on this review will contain spoilers FOR EVERYTHING in this movie and Star Trek. ”Star Trek Into Darkness’ AKA ‘Star Trek on Acid’ is the 12th film in the Star Trek franchise, a number which I remember … Continue reading

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Frankenstein

Have been Frankenstein crazy the past year. It all started with my viewing of that excellent stage play of Frankenstein 2011 based on a script by Nick Dear, Directed by Danny Boyle and featuring Benedict Cumberbatch and Johnny Lee Miller … Continue reading

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Sherlock

So i’m just sitting here now sipping on a warm cup of tea, listening to the sound of the city’s tram groaning along the tracks down below and contemplating what I have just watched. Episode 3 of Series 2 of … Continue reading

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