TV and Streaming – Saturday 15th August 2020

Morning! If you have returned from France after 4am this morning, then you are going to have to self quarantine for 14 days. If that’s the case, then let me ease the pain by continuing to give you a list of movies to watch on TV and the streaming services. Stay safe, look after yourself…

TV and Streaming – Friday 12th June 2020

Morning! Along with the usual recommendations, both Netflix and Disney+ have premieres that would have had cinema releases, one of them was a big summer blockbuster. And if you subscribe to them, they are both free. Everywhere else, it’s business as usual. Stay safe, look after yourself and Happy Friday! AMAZON PRIME THE DEPARTED (18)…

TV and Streaming – Saturday 6th June 2020

Morning! Here we are again. Another Saturday. And as staying in is the new going out, there are loads of movies to choose from today. Stay safe, look after yourself and Happy Saturday! AMAZON PRIME THE PRESTIGE (12) Starring: Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Scarlett Johansson, David Bowie Drama, Mystery, Thriller After a tragic accident, two stage magicians…

Like A Boss

Director: Miguel Arteta Starring: Tiffany Haddish, Rose Bryne, Salma Hayek, Billy Porter, Jennifer Coolidge, Karan Soni, Jessica St. Clair, Lisa Kudrow Written by: Sam Pitman, Adam Cole-Kelly and (story) Danielle Sanchez-Witzel Running Time: 83 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 21st February 2020 Last year, there were two female-led comedies that failed to raise a smile….

Ghostbusters

Director: Paul Feig Starring: Melissa McCarthey, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon, Chris Hemsworth, Andy Garcia, Cecily Strong, Neil Casey Written by: Katie Dippold, Paul Feig, (based on the 1984 film “Ghostbusters”) Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, Ivan Reitman Running Time: 116 mins Cert: 12A Release date: 11th July 2016 Paul Feig’s reimagination of the classic…

Spy

Director: Paul Feig Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham, Rose Byrne, Miranda Hart, Jude Law, Alison Janney, Bobby Cannavale Written by: Paul Feig Running Time: 12o mins Cert: 15 Release date: 5th June 2015 I was beginning to worry a little about Melissa McCarthy’s career. What started out as promising in her scene stealing role in Bridesmaids,…

Tammy

Director: Ben Falcone Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Susan Sarandon, Kathy Bates, Allison Janney, Dan Aykroyd, Mark Duplass Written by: Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone Running Time: 96 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 4th July 2014 Melissa McCarthy is a funny lady. We know this as she stole Bridesmaids from everyone, a hard thing to when you…

The Five-Year Engagement

Director: Nicholas Stroller Starring: Jason Segal, Emily Blunt, Chris Pratt, Alison Brie, Rhys Ifans. Written by: Jason Segal and Nicholas Stroller Running time: 124 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 22nd June 2012 The last time actor Jason Segal worked with director Nicholas Stoller, they gave us the enormously enjoyable Forgetting Sarah Marshall. The co-writing duo…