Star Wars – The Next Chapter

So we all know that Disney has bought the Star Wars franchise and I don't know about you, but as a huge fan, I'm interested to see what they do with it. This new installment from Disney is called Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens and it sees the return of Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker, Harrison …

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The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

“I have hated words and I have loved them, and I hope I have made them right.” About 5 years ago someone recommenced I read this book. I'm not the biggest fan of the genre but the concept of a book narrated by death had me ready to give it a try... and I'm so …

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Firefly & Serenity

"We aim to misbehave" I am a huge Joss Whedon fan, he's got a killer sense of humour and an imagination that makes me want to marry his brain. I was addicted to  Buffy the Vampire Slayer (both the movie and series), Dollhouse and his masterpiece Firefly! I actually stumbled onto the movie first. I …

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25 Little-Known Facts About “The Craft”

One of my all time favourite movies, “The Craft” had me playing ‘light as a feather, stiff as a board’ and wishing I could wear black to school. This is a great post that tells you a few things you probably didn’t know about the movie.

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1. The girls used actual Wiccan rituals. The Craft‘s technical advisor was Pat Devin, a Dianic Elder Priestess. She consulted on the elements used in the movie and modeled them after actual rites.

2. Fairuza Balk is Wiccan in real life and eventually purchased the pagan store she frequented to do research for her role as Nancy. Panpipes Magickal Marketplace claims to be the oldest occult store in the U.S.. Unsolved Mysteries, Dream On, and Witchboard II have all used Panpipes as a filming location.

3. They brought in over 3,000 bugs, rats and snakes to film the scene where Sarah is tormented by the girls in her home including a boa constrictor that was more than ten feet long.

4. Light as a feather, stiff as a board doesn’t really require magic. It’s perfectly reasonable that four people could lift a fifth a few inches off…

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Vamps

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I22Lqr9IRKY What it's about: Two female vampires in modern-day New York City are faced with daunting romantic possibilities. Directed by: Amy Heckerling Starring: Alicia Silverstone, Krysten Ritter, Sigourney Weaver, Justin Kirk and Wallace Shawn What I thought: So last night I stumbled onto this, rather, unusual movie. I hadn't really heard of it but as …

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