Warner Bros. Studio Tour: The Making of Harry Potter – Vol. I

Back in October, we visited The Making of Harry Potter Warner Bros. Studio Tour yet again but this time it was slightly different. I wanted to go for my birthday; to have butterbeer ice cream and see the floating pumpkins in the Great Hall for Halloween. We've been quite a few times before and for… Continue reading Warner Bros. Studio Tour: The Making of Harry Potter – Vol. I

The Grand Budapest Hotel

The Wes Anderson Collection: The Grand Budapest Hotel, Matt Zoller Seitz This post is about the book, which is all about the film and how it was made so there will be spoilers ahead! ...also, as the natural-born overwriter that I am, I do go on a tangent about the film and why I absolutely… Continue reading The Grand Budapest Hotel

Three Christmas films to watch this festive season

Now I know that many of us love the festive favourites like Home Alone, The Grinch and Elf, whilst others prefer the Christmas rom-coms like The Holiday and Love Actually. There's so many amazing ones to pick from that we revisit year after year. I'm a serial rewatcher when it comes to films and TV… Continue reading Three Christmas films to watch this festive season

Book Vs. Film: The Miniaturist

The Miniaturist, Jessie Burton  This idea, of comparing book and film adaptations, came about when I was watching The Miniaturist over Christmas on the BBC. Having read, and loved The Miniaturist (you can read my review of the book here),  I found myself, as I watched,  mentally preparing a list of similarities and differences between… Continue reading Book Vs. Film: The Miniaturist