When Loki decides to attack Earth, it's up to the superheroes, Captain American, Iron Man, Thor, and Bruce Banner/The Incredible Hulk, along with the Black Widow, to step in and fight alongside Nick Fury. That's quite a few massive egos in one team. How does that work out? Quite well actually, and one of the … Continue reading Movie review: Avengers Assemble
Photograph courtesy Muzammil Majeed A historic event happened just two weeks ago - the first Middle East Film and Comic Con took place in Dubai, UAE. See all the pictures from the two-day event here. I won't go into detail about what happened; I'm hoping the pictures are sufficient. I will say though, that if … Continue reading How to cosplay like Princess Leia
When I was a little girl, watching movies about something called the Force, and a black-clad man who breathed as if through a ventilator, and watched a little green thing mix up his sentence construction, little did I know my passion obsession for it would leave me on a plane on a journey 7-8 hours … Continue reading Flying towards my Star Wars obsession…
An author, whom I must admit I hadn't heard of before this year's LitFest*, said something I whole-heartedly agreed with: "It’s almost blasphemous to say this in a panel of writers, but a bad adaptation is when the movie is literal." - Tom Rob Smith *I shall add, Tom Rob Smith, that I've since purchased … Continue reading Book-to-movie adaptations; what do authors think about it? An @EmiratesLitFest panel.
Many who have grown up reading Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes may not recognize the character in the movie version. Holmes in the movie is snappier, more prone to action, and so much more debonair. When the first installment in the series came out in 2009, it enthralled. The second one is interesting, but in … Continue reading Movie Review – Sherlock Holmes: Game of Shadows
“I bring you to a paradise planet two billion light-years from earth and you want to update… twitter?” 2 months ago · Notes#matt smith #eleven #eleventh doctor #who gifs #doctor who #the girl who waited #series 6 via timeywimeycaps.tumblr.com A non-timey wimey quote that made me chuckle... To be fair to Amy Pond, I'd want … Continue reading “You want to update…Twitter?”
“from the first moment I laid eyes on you, I could never see the end.” “what scares me is, I always could.” Reblogged from hjea with Notes / farscape john/aeryn king of otps via hollywoodgrrl.tumblr.com
It was slightly over a month ago when my Nathan Fillion-nut friend @TDAllonsy tweeted this to me: And when I clicked on that truly shiny link, I reached here. After eagerly reading the witty interview with Nathan Fillion, lo and behold! There was a link to buy an SFX special! The Top 100 Sci-Fi Icons … Continue reading Top 100 sci-fi icons of the 21st century? Yeah I’m buying that.
Review – Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows (Part 2) Devina Divecha reviews the highly anticipated final installment in the Harry Potter series – CAUTION – SOME SPOILERS It’s the last bow for The Boy Who Lived. Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe), along with his friends Ron Weasley (Rupert Grint) and Hermione Granger (Emma Watson), work … Continue reading Review – Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows (Part 2) | The Graduate Times
Review will hopefully be out in a few hours (I'm done writing it). That's my Harry Potter tattoo. Temporary folks, not to worry! And those are the tickets (taken with alarming speed before the ushers took them away!)