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Growing up I was a closet Geek, now I'm out and proud! I have my likes and my dislikes but I don't let a dislike cloud an opinion. I'll give everything a go and will sit and be tortured through a lot of mundane things. Right at this moment I'm really into the whole Doctor Who / Sherlock / Hunger Games thing. Now if only a cross over were to happen.....

Baywatch (2017)

I hated Baywatch as a kid but the new film starring Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron was hard not to want to see.

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Week 37 : Would you kill 10 people to save 1?

We’re back with the weekly question! We know it disappeared mid-September but we hope that this year we’ll be able to bring it back and keep it running all year long, we’ve kept what number week we were up to instead of restarting the count because we are interested to see how high we can get this up. Because we’re nerds I guess.

So this week is a question of morality. Would I kill 10 people to save just 1.

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The ABC Murders Episode 3

Another two murders, one a complete mistake.

The possibility of maybe someone else being part of all this and us being led astray.

We have got to the final episode of the BBC’s adaptation of the ABC Murders where Poirot will probably have to face the question of who he is and catch the killer before he, or she, kills again.

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The ABC Murders Episode 2

Poirot and Crome can’t stand each other, there is a killer on the loose but the young police man doesn’t trust or want to know anything to do with the aging detective.

Their relationship not only is played out on screen between Grint and Malkovich in perfect levels of hatred and scorn but in the unsettling anti-immigration feeling being seen in the world at large. It makes the entire thing seem more important then just catching the killer.

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The ABC Murders Episode 1

A new Poirot adaptation this time with John Malkovich playing the aging detective being taunted by the titular A.B.C. Murderer.

Will Poirot be able to prove he still has it or has he met his match?

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The Long Song

Over this winter period the BBC had a three part story looking at the overturning of slavery in Jamaica. Starring Tamara Lawrence as July and Hayley Atwell as Caroline Mortimer it was one of the best things to come out of BBC all year round.

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5 Things… Tomorrow is Christmas so here are 5 Things I hope for YOU for Tomorrow

Tomorrow is that wonderful of days that we get to spend together with the ones we love eating too much and opening presents.

We have had a decent 2018 and in the spirit of giving here are 5 things I hope for you all tomorrow!

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