The Egyptian (1954)

  Do you really believe all women are like that? Can’t you believe in a love that asks for nothing? Michael Curtiz directs this film set in eighteenth dynasty Egypt about young physician Sinuhe (Edmund Purdom). He travels the world and discovers new places supported by his companions the eccentric and likeable servant Kaptah (Peter Ustinov)… Continue reading The Egyptian (1954)

The Other Woman (2014)

If we find anymore mistresses I’m going to have to send her to rehab’  Nick Cassavetes directs this comedy about three women; Carly (Cameron Diaz), Kate (Leslie Mann) and Amber (Kate Upton) who discover they are all involved with the same man, Mark (Nikolaj Coster Waldau) and plan to seek revenge on him. To be… Continue reading The Other Woman (2014)

Brief Encounter (1945)

I love you. I love your wide eyes, the way you smile, your shyness, and the way you laugh at my jokes. David Lean directs this classic film about housewife Laura Jesson (Celia Johnson) who feels ‘stuck in a rut’ with her boring suburban life, husband Fred (Cyril Raymond) and motherhood. By chance, on a… Continue reading Brief Encounter (1945)