Category Archives: Film Reviews

Titanic Month: Conclusion

Having introduced Titanic Month with a video, I decided to conclude it with one as well! I’m pleased with how this one turned out, especially with a better video editor. I didn’t feel it was fair to do a film-by-film … Continue reading

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Film review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) Heading into 2017, the runaway train that is the Marvel Cinematic Universe shows no signs of slowing down. This year has seen the release of Iron Fist on Netflix, with The Defenders coming … Continue reading

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His Pick Her Pick: Royal Movies

With regards to April, I unfortunately haven’t managed to meet my Camp NaNoWriMo target – I should be able to devote more time to that project in the coming months. At least I completed my Titanic Month project: I’m planning to make a summary … Continue reading

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Titanic Month – Titanic: The Legend Goes On

Titanic: The Legend Goes On (2000) It is worth saying up front that Titanic: The Legend Goes On is not quite as bad as The Legend of the Titanic. But as you may have gathered from the last post, that’s … Continue reading

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Titanic Month: The Legend of the Titanic

The Legend of the Titanic (1999) “It hits you like a thousand knives stabbing all over your body. You can’t breathe, you can’t think, at least not about anything but the pain.” Jack might as well have been describing the … Continue reading

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Titanic Month: The 1997 Film

Titanic (1997) So, we come to it at last. If you’re reading this blog, it’s far more likely than not that you’ve seen James Cameron’s Titanic. Predicted by many to bomb when its budget reached $200 million, it instead became … Continue reading

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Titanic Month: Raise the Titanic

In 1976, the wreck of the Titanic had not yet been discovered, and it was not known that the ship was lying in two pieces on the ocean floor and in no fit state to ever be brought to the … Continue reading

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Titanic Month: SOS Titanic

SOS Titanic (1979) SOS Titanic was originally broadcast on television in two parts, with a total length of 2.5 hours. Apparently this version is not commercially available, so the one I watched was the DVD version which is only 98 … Continue reading

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Titanic Month: A Night To Remember

A Night to Remember (1958) A Night to Remember is based on the book of the same name by Walter Lord, which gives a detailed account of the night the Titanic sank. Unlike the 1953 film, in this one, the … Continue reading

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Titanic Month: The 1953 Film

Titanic (1953) For this Hollywood production, the Titanic itself serves as a backdrop to the main melodramatic plot, and not much time is spent on exploring history. Only a few historical characters appear (not including such figures as Bruce Ismay … Continue reading

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