Robin Williams: 1951-2014

This morning, I awoke to a three word text from a friend that shook the sleep from my eyes and put a knot in my stomach, “RIP Robin Williams”. In the hour that followed I watched the news channel piece together what has to be the saddest Hollywood death in recent memory. Contemplating the apparent…

Film Questionnaire Time!

With only The Monuments Men taking my fancy in the form of a prospective review this week, it’s looking like a rather quiet few days over here at Oh! That Film Blog. In search of inspiration, I came across a film related survey/questionnaire type post on Cinemaniac Reviews, and never being one to turn down…

A Personal Moment Of Awards Season Glory

Blanchett, Lawrence, McConaughey, move the hell over! During this hectic film season of brilliant movies and the awards that follow, I have been lucky enough to be nominated for the ‘Versatile Blogger’ award by two lovely site runners, Lauren over at My Kind Of Movie and Vinnie of vinnieh. These be the rules: Thank the person who…

The Alphabet Movie Meme Challenge

It is almost impossible for me to get any trips to the cinema in during the festive period, the holidays being taken up not only by Christmas but also by my birthday and New Year celebrations. Therefore I have nothing to review for you this week, but instead decided to complete the ‘Alphabet Movie Meme…

I’d Like To Thank The Academy…

A quick time out from my semi-educated ramblings on cinematic adventures to celebrate the fact that I have been selected by a fellow blogger to receive The Liebster Award. That’s right bitches, I am now officially big time. This electronic honour has been bestowed on me by all round awesome blogger ‘V’ over at The Verbal…

Roger Ebert: 1942 – 2013

The passing of Roger Ebert today at the age of seventy from cancer marks a sad day for all the aspiring film critics out there. Arguably the first and only real power house movie reviewer, once described by Forbes magazine as “the most powerful pundit in America”, he was also the first critic to have…