It’s that time of year again. If you’re living in Los Angeles and you are in the market for a carpet, and your favourite colour happens to be red, you may find you’ll have to explore your options. No, it’s not the annual great red carpet shortage, it’s the Oscars! Allow me to start my… Continue reading Feature: Oscar Predictions 2017
What would you say to a screening of a silent black-and-white 1927 science-fiction film, made by an Austrian-German Expressionist, with a running time that is the best part of two-and-a-half hours? Probably something similar to what I said at first: “I haven’t seen Pirates of the Caribbean 4 yet so maybe I should give that a… Continue reading Feature: Happy 90th Birthday, Metropolis!
**WARNING: This blog contains excessive shoe-horning of my TV appearance on Christmas Eve** When asked to list my most anticipated films of 2017 for my TV appearance on Christmas Eve [I warned you], I couldn’t think of much to get excited about. There’s the usual remakes, sequels and comic book adaptations but there was nothing… Continue reading Feature: 2017 Preview
Has it been a year already? It didn’t feel so long ago that I was writing a post on the most anticipated movies of 2016 and here I am writing about the best and worst of the year gone by. My top ten has changed so many times this year, and my top three in… Continue reading Feature: 2016 Film Review
What a year it has been for Film Fluff! What started as a full-on geeky rant about some film I can’t remember ended in a suggestion from my wife that I set up a film blog. To this day I still think she proposed this to save her from future movie-related outbursts; it hasn’t worked…… Continue reading Feature: Film Fluff – One Year In
When it comes to horror, I’m a bit of a wimp I’m afraid. Whenever my other half wants me to get on with some housework or DIY all she has to do is reach for The Exorcist and I’m off the couch quicker than the power of Christ compelling me! It’s not the gore or… Continue reading Feature: The Film Fluff Top 5 Horror Films (if you’re like me and a complete wuss!)
Picture the scene… I was helping my brother-in-law assemble some furniture from a well-known Swedish outlet (“helping” in its most loosest terms) when he started to brag about his new movie streaming service. It was the type of bragging that in no subtle way makes it clear that you will listen and not interrupt or… Continue reading Feature: The Film Fluff Top Five Introductory Films to World Cinema (or how to get your brother-in-law to watch that Icelandic Sheep Farming film you like)