Welcome to the Trailer Park, and Zero Dark Thirty

(Originally posted January 25th 2013) I’m somewhat spoiled for choice in terms of topics to rag on about. I suppose the easiest starting point is in the area of the Oscars and in particular, “Zero Dark Thirty” a controversial little film by “Hurt Locker” director Kathryn Bigelow, about the manhunt for Osama Bin Laden, controversial … Continue reading Welcome to the Trailer Park, and Zero Dark Thirty

Mellow Yellow

(Originally posted January 18th 2013) I’ve been following Neil Maskell’s career in the same way that you’d follow a drunken friend into a forest; because he could hurt himself, or do something interesting. He very much impressed me a couple of years back in “Kill List”, a marvellously well-crafted horror gem from Ben Wheatley who … Continue reading Mellow Yellow