Is it scarier to see something physically or just know in your mind it's there? We've all had the initial childhood phase of thinking there was a monster under the bed or in the "closet", right? Well I never did; for me, I was always afraid that the monster was hiding in the darkness beneath my duvet! I was afraid that if I had my hands below the duvet or if I held it … [Read more...] about Corners of the mind: When fear takes over
Here's a look at Lovefilm's selection of comedies, mostly the more romantic ones. Hope Springs (2012) A good film will take you straight to the point, you should be able to discern the central character(s) wants/needs/goals etc. You shouldn't have to spend 40/45 minutes trying to work out what the film is going to be about and who the characters are, taking ages to … [Read more...] about Best Of Lovefilm Weekly: Romantic Comedies
Finding the comedy ourselves without a laugh track. Ever watched a situation comedy and found it off-putting when the canned laughter makes you feel like you should laugh at something that just wasn't that funny? OR Can you watch episode after episode of a sitcom and not be at all bothered by the laughter in the background? OR Are you like me, finding … [Read more...] about Sitcoms VS Dramedies: Do we need laugh tracks to find a series amusing?
With the line between horrors and thrillers slowly blurring, can a thriller be just as scary? There is a fine line between a horror film and a thriller. If you ask yourself why on earth could they ever be put into the same category, the answer is they can’t… unless the thriller is one that sets out, much like a horror, to frighten the audience. When I think of … [Read more...] about The Best Of Lovefilm Weekly: Horror
Rentals are back in with LOVEFiLM gift wrapping your movies and posting them through your door! Ever wanted to try LOVEFiLM or Netflix primarily just to see what they have? Do you think it might be an easier way to stay current when it comes to new movie releases? Netflix costs £5.99 a month and gives you your first month free whereas LOVEFiLM offers several different … [Read more...] about The Best & Worst LOVEFiLM Movies Weekly