Hey, we’re no critics even though we do reviews! We’re just Lovers Of Many Things. Hence, a bad theatre production or a really boring movie won’t make it into these archives. This collection of posts is all about the super good things: plays we’ve seen on the West End stage or on Broadway; a film that made us cry or laugh for three days in a row or something else so good that we just couldn’t shut up about it.

January 25, 2016
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Oscar Nominees 2016: Which Ones To Watch?

We have a tradition of watching as many of the Oscar nominees as possible before the actual gala. Then of course, we all need to pick […]
January 15, 2015
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Movies We Adored: Whiplash

I’ve never understood jazz. I can appreciate the skill of the players, the precision and the dedication, but I never really got anything out of the […]
November 11, 2014
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Movies We Adored: The Imitation Game

Last night, I walked into the movie theatre fully aware of what happened to Alan Turing in the end, so I was prepared to shed a tear or […]
September 9, 2014
Movies We Adored: Pride

Movies We Adored: Pride

Tonight, I went on a blind date with a movie. In other words I took a risk by not watching the trailer or reading anything about it beforehand. […]
August 2, 2014

Movies we adored: Guardians of the Galaxy

Rarely, when the expectations are very high, you’ll get what you expect and paid for. This time it all turned out swell and fine. (The following […]
April 7, 2014
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Movies we adored: Locke

“You don’t trust God when it comes to concrete.” Let’s just get this out of the way: Tom Hardy is just mind-blowingly talented. I’ve seen almost all of the […]
April 5, 2014
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Movies we adored: Captain America: TWS

CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER Director: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo Release date: 26 March 2014 (UK) Well, wasn’t this as much fun as a barrel of superhero costumed, […]
April 1, 2014

Movies We Adored: Noah

NOAH Director: Darren Aronofsky Release date: 4 April 2014 (UK) “No matter what you’re expecting, I’m sure this movie is gonna surprise you,” said Russell just seconds before Noah came […]
March 16, 2014

Movies We Adored: The Grand Budapest Hotel

Director: Wes Anderson Release date: 7 March 2014 (UK) A few words: Extremely entertaining. Greatly giggleworthy. Incredibly inspiring. A movie with wonderful cinematography and brilliant characters and actors playing […]
February 28, 2014
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Seen On Stage: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Welcome to an absolute gigglefest! But beware: smiling and laughing for two and a half hours straight will make your face hurt. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels ran […]
February 21, 2014

Movie we adored: Only Lovers Left Alive

ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE Director: Jim Jarmusch Release date: 21 February 2014 (UK) Where we saw it: London Film Festival, Oct 19th A few words: Beautiful, dark, romantic, funny. […]
January 22, 2014

Movies we adored: 12 Years a Slave

12 YEARS A SLAVE Director: Steve McQueen Release date: 24 January 2014 (UK) Where we saw it: London Film Festival, Oct 18th A few words: It’s not an […]