Movie Review – The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty

Try new things, nothing we ever do is without an element of risk. I paid 10,000kip ($2.50) at the entrance of the cave to rent a headlight. I’ve never been scared of the dark or small places. This cave was everything you’d expect pitch black, slippery ground and razor...

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Movie Review – Lost In Translation

I love big cities for all the reasons people tend to hate them. Crowds, the traffic, noise, the hustle and bustle, the assault on the senses. Everything! London to Toronto, Delhi to Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur to Saigon. Though the jury’s still out over Singapore, I only...

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Movie Review – The Motorcycle Diaries

Riding into the Andes Despite seeing accidents first hand and the resulting injuries, riding a motorbike is still my favourite way to discover a new location. They are inexpensive to hire, and cheap to run. However, they are dangerous: in The Motorcycle Diaries, there...

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Documentary Review – Encounters At The End Of The World

God shook the world, and whoever wasn’t stuck down fell to the bottom. Encounters at the End of the World opens with three amazing cinematic pieces: the soundtrack of a choir singing, Werner Hertzog’s droll narration, and a gorgeous shot of a diver beneath the...

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