All posts tagged: Movies

Frock Up Ladies : BAFTAS

I’m a bit late to the party on this, but my perennial favourite Julianne Moore looked utterly fabulous blending into the red carpet in a Tom Ford long sleeved, yet low cut gown. Perfection. Plus she won the award for Best Actress, surely she will be […]

Version Originale : The Imitation Game

Finally a few more movies are screening in Version Originale (VO) in my French village.  I’ve been waiting a while for another one to appear, so as soon as I saw there was a movie about the cracking of the Enigma Code, I was in. […]

The Spectre of the Sony Hacking Looms Large

The biggest news at the moment in the entertainment industry has to be the Sony hacking, apparently as a result of the Seth Rogen and James Franco film ‘The Interview‘, in which they plan to assassinate North Korea’s Kim Jong – un.  There are all […]

Caveat to the Lure of the VO film: A Space Odyssey

Yesterday I thought I better grab the opportunity to go and see one of the other two movies in VO (Version Originale).  So as I previously mentioned in my last post, I knew nothing about Interstellar apart from the director, lead actor and the setting.  It’s […]

The lure of the VO film

I do miss a movie in English on the big screen when living in France. Call me old fashioned but there’s something about watching a movie in a constrained environment with strangers that I quite like along with the ritual of buying some unhealthy snacks […]