Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves (1991)

Locksley, I’ll cut your heart out with a spoon.’ Kevin Reynolds directed this action adventure film about nobleman Robin of Locksley who escapes prison saved by prisoner Azeem (Morgan Freeman). Locksley has been fighting on the same side as Richard the Lionheart (Sean Connery) but he is in France. The Sheriff of Nottingham (Alan Rickman)… Continue reading Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves (1991)

Beaches (1988)

‘Be sure to keep in touch CC ok? ‘Sure, we’re friends aren’t we?’ Garry Marshall  directed this American comedy drama film about the friendship of two friends spanning over 35 years; CC Bloom (Bette Midler) and Hillary Whitney (Barbara Hersley). They first meet as children in 1958 (The Big Bang Theory actress Mayim Bialik played… Continue reading Beaches (1988)

Breakfast at Tiffanys (1961)

‘I want to be me when I wake up and have breakfast at Tiffanys’ Blake Edwards directs this romantic comedy based on the book of the same name by Truman Capote.  Holly Golightly (played by the fabulous Audrey Hepburn), is the party girl (and often interpreted as ‘a call girl’ ) who moves into the… Continue reading Breakfast at Tiffanys (1961)

Bruce Almighty (2003)

  And that’s the way the cookie crumbles. Tom Shadyac directs this comedy about reporter Bruce Nolan (played by Jim Carrey) who insists he should get the prized  position as news anchorman but is rivalled by co-worker Evan Baxter (played by Steve Carell) for the position. After getting dismissed from the station he complains that… Continue reading Bruce Almighty (2003)