Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Abominable (2019) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐ DreamWorks Animation comes to our screens to tell the story of a yeti who is hunted while trying to escape back home to his family and safety. While in hiding he meets teenager Yi (voiced by Chloe Bennet) and her friends Jinn (voiced by Tenzing Norgay Trainor) and Peng (voiced by Albert… Continue reading Abominable (2019) Film Review

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Spies In Disguise (2019) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐ Top spy, Lance Sterling (voiced by Will Smith) must save intel on his agency from Killian (voiced by Ben Mendelsohn) with assistance from scientist Walter (voiced by Tom Holland). Sterling uses his gadgets and old-school spy skills until Walter tries to introduce unconventional (or weird) science to the mix. Can the two… Continue reading Spies In Disguise (2019) Film Review

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Pitch Perfect 3 (2017) Film Review

★★★★ Led by Becca (Anna Kendrick) the Bellas reunite for the last time in this 2017 flick where they partake in a singing competition to entertain US troops while competing against other bands for the prize of supporting DJ Khaled. Along the way, they rediscover their bond and love to sing with each other. In the… Continue reading Pitch Perfect 3 (2017) Film Review

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Beauty & the Beast (2017) Film Review

★★ Disney’s Beauty & the Beast tells the story of Belle a young woman who lives in a village with her father, the inventor. She is considered to be an oddball as is the only bookworm in the village and because she shows no interest in the brutish but town favourite Gaston. Belle’s simple life… Continue reading Beauty & the Beast (2017) Film Review

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Yesterday (2019) Guest Film Review

★★★★ Yesterday stars Jack Malik (Himish Patel) as a struggling singer-songwriter living in Suffolk whose dreams of fame and fortune are fading, despite the support of dedicated childhood best friend, come-manager, come-roadie, Ellie (Lily James). Malik’s bad luck continues when he is hit by a bus in a freak accident during a mysterious global blackout.… Continue reading Yesterday (2019) Guest Film Review

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Ad Astra (2019) Film Review

★ Roy McBride (Brad Pitt) is an astronaut who must travel across Space in an attempt to locate his missing father (Tommy Lee Jones) who journeyed on a fateful expedition across the solar system thirty years earlier. Despite Roy’s mental state being questioned due to his personal connection to the mission, Roy is determined to… Continue reading Ad Astra (2019) Film Review

Attractions, Reviews

Essence of Beauty – Harborne – Review

★★★★ Essence of Beauty is located in Harborne and offers a range of beauty and health-based treatments. My mother was a regular patron their and went for a variety of treatments. Most recently I went for a nail treatment as trusted the staff members to give me a high-level personalised service. Previously, I have had… Continue reading Essence of Beauty – Harborne – Review

Restaurants & Bars, Reviews

Paul at No. 41 – Review

★★★★★ On one of my recent trips to Harborne, I decided to visit Paul at No. 41, an independent business on a busy high street. I had been recommended by a friend so decided to support this independent coffee shop. The accessibility into the entrance was flat with a slightly narrow doorway but as I… Continue reading Paul at No. 41 – Review