Category Archives: Film Review

Film Review: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

When Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets came out in 2002 the young me was super excited and I was not disappointed. Again I felt like the filmmakers had created a wonderful version of the story of their own, which … Continue reading

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Film Review – Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone

I was a proper bookworm as a child, but few stories managed to capture my imagination like the Harry Potter series did. And so I was suitably excited when the film posters started appearing and Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Princess Bride

 What an utterly charming film! The Princess Bride is a perfect family fairy tale flick – truly for all ages. I only saw it for the first time this week and I almost regret that it took me so long! I … Continue reading

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Why I like watching Films

I have always taken watching films for granted and grew up with classics like Back to the Future, Star Wars and Indiana Jones, which made me enjoy the taste of adventure films can give us. I started to notice the … Continue reading

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Film Review: Mini-Series „North and South“

North and South is a BBC mini-series period drama set in a fictional northern industrial town at around 1850. It is based on the novel by Elizabeth Gaskell, but I hadn’t read it before, so I really didn’t know what … Continue reading

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Film Review: Back to the Future Trilogy

The Back to the Future films have been with me since my childhood and I can only say that I appreciate them more and more the older I get. At first they were just a bit of fun, then I … Continue reading

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Film Review: „Poldark“ BBC Series (with minor spoilers)

Sometimes we discover something we then grow to love by mere accident. Often you know that you will like something and then it quickly becomes part of your „favourites“. But sometimes you just give something a shot, even if you … Continue reading

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Film Review: “The X-Files” Series (No Spoilers)

When The X-Files first aired I was still too young for spooky stories, so I only discovered this about two years ago. Over the last couple of years I have been getting season after season and I finished watching the … Continue reading

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Film Review: Tangled (with marked Spoilers)

Tangled really got me unawares. I am not a particular fan of 3D-animated features, maybe because I have a special sense of aesthetics and many 3D features don’t fit in there. Tangled is different in so many ways. The graphics, … Continue reading

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Film Review: Robin Hood BBC Series (with marked Spoilers)

Robin Hood is one of my favourite BBC series. It combines adventure with fun, great characters, intriguing themes, a brilliant cast and a lovely setting. It’s definitely a family show, so the writing does have a few twists here and … Continue reading

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