‘The Rescuers Down Under’ is an overlooked Disney classic…… well, at least to my family, it is.

I received a text from BigBro the other day. In capitals, it read “RESCUERS DOWN UNDER IS ON DISNEY+, WHAT A TIME TO BE ALIVE!”. Now, taken out of context during the Black Lives Matter protests and coronavirus still being a huge threat, this seems in poor taste. However, my response was equally as excited: … Continue reading ‘The Rescuers Down Under’ is an overlooked Disney classic…… well, at least to my family, it is.

Rogue One is the best Star Wars film since the original trilogy and it isn’t even close

I am a fan of Star Wars but I’m not 100% sure why. A New Hope is great, Empire Strikes Back is brilliant but Return of the Jedi was always my favourite Star Wars film, because I liked Luke’s green light-saber. That's true! But since the original trilogy, what have we really had? The prequel … Continue reading Rogue One is the best Star Wars film since the original trilogy and it isn’t even close

Why doing the right thing and doing the moral thing sometimes aren’t the same thing

-or- Why J.S. Mill and his utilitarianism had a point The bank holiday weekend was lovely, thank you. It was warm and sunny, and I finished knitting all the pieces of YoungerBro's jumper (VERY EXCITING). It was also dominated by news that one person had behaved selfishly, arrogantly and with blatent disregard for the recent … Continue reading Why doing the right thing and doing the moral thing sometimes aren’t the same thing

I wanted to write about Scott Pilgrim vs the World but couldn’t think of a good enough angle……. So I’m just going to tell you how good it is.

Scott Pilgrim vs the World is good. It’s really good. OK end of blog, come back next week for some more pretentious drivel from one half of Loops and Flicks. If you have made it past the first sentence, I hope it’s because you want to hear about Scott Pilgrim vs The World (from now … Continue reading I wanted to write about Scott Pilgrim vs the World but couldn’t think of a good enough angle……. So I’m just going to tell you how good it is.

Six excellent series that could’ve stopped after one season

I could make the argument that television is currently in a better state than film. With the BBC recently putting out some great series in the last 12 months including Bodyguard, Line of Duty and the adaption of A Christmas Carol, more and more acclaimed writers, directors and actors are choosing the small screen over … Continue reading Six excellent series that could’ve stopped after one season