So every couple of months I like to come here and talk about some of the movies and television shows I’ve watched over the past few months. Unlike my music favourites series, in which I’m pretty positive about the items on the list, I’m usually pretty critical during the instalments of this series. Solely because of the fact that for every good movie I watch, there are around 5 bad ones that take its place. Maybe I’m just really bad at picking out movies? Maybe Netflix is just absolutely terrible at recommending things that I’ll actually like?
Read More ‘Watched’- June-July
I think what I miss most about pre-pandemic life is being able to sit in a dark cinema hall for a couple of hours with a huge bag of popcorn, and sort of just disappear. A place where it is not just encouraged but expected for people to shut up.
Read More ‘Watched’- April-May
Every couple of months, I like to come on here and talk about the movies and television shows I’ve watched recently. Not because it actually serves any actual purpose, or has any definitive meaning, but because I really enjoy writing these kinds of posts.
Read More ‘Watched’- February-March
Welcome back to ‘The Confessions of a Random Blogger!’ So as you probably know, every few months I come here and I talk about my favourite movies and television shows that I’ve watched in the past few months. It’s sort of like a sarcastic cocktail of a recommendation list and a miniature film review all […]
Read More ‘Watched’- December-January
Although online college life is confusing and hectic, I still somehow find time to waste watching extremely massive amounts of movies and television shows. This is the second instalment of this series- you can check out the first part here! As I keep repeatedly saying, don’t ask me why you would or should care about […]
Read More ‘Watched’- October-November
Everything from caffeine drunk goats, to history lessons, to Gilmore Girls, to economics.
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When I was younger, every Halloween would mean a night at home with my sister, watching ‘scary’ movies. The word scary is in quotes, because now that I look back and re-watch those movies, I find myself more scared at the fact that I was actually spooked at those cringey Disney-Original movies. Anyone else feel […]
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It’s everyone’s favourite holiday. Why wouldn’t it be? We get to dress up as something completely ridiculous and eat candy all day! But haven’t you ever wondered where this tradition came from, and how it evolved into dressing up as a sexy (insert completely non-sexy object/profession here)? Today we’ll be having a little history lesson […]
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CSI, American Crime Story, Unsolved Mysteries, Buzzfeed Unsolved and hundreds more. What do they have in common? They are all extremely popular television shows that depict the thoughts and motives behind gruesome acts of crime and murder. My true crime drug of choice for the past few months has been ‘Forensic Files’. Almost every night, […]
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Plot and Analysis Black Swan is about striving for perfection, and the lengths to which one might go to achieve it. The movie starts at a ballet company in New York City, which is holding auditions for Swan Lake. Nina; a ballerina that works at the company; has dreamed of playing the role of the […]
Read More Black Swan- A Film Review and Analysis