Tag Archives: Lily James

Darkest Hour (2017)

I think I’ve said it before but I’m a huge history geek and being English and having to learn about it every single year of my young life, WWII holds a power over me that make documentaries, films, books or just about anything else set during those periods a must see.

This was a film I really wanted to see and never got around to it until it showed up on NowTV. Starring a who’s who of British stars we watch the world around Churchill as he gets thrown into the position of Prime Minister to face Hitler against the wishes of parliament.

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War and Peace : Episode 4

I apologise that the review is rather late but I completely forgot about it! This week though we have a focus on the Rostov’s, the Bolkonsky’s and Boris Drubetskoy climbing the social ladder.

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War and Peace : Episode 3

Drama is the only word to describe the happenings in War and Peace. We finished last weeks show with Pierre challenging Dolokhov to a duel after finding out that Dolokhov was sleeping with his wife Helene.

Who survives that challenge?

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War and Peace : Episode 2

There was a lot to get our heads around last week, especially if you have never read the book. So any characters and stories to get to know. Now that I have names and stories sorted in my head I’m sure it’ll only get better. Continue reading War and Peace : Episode 2

War and Peace

Another BBC adaptation of a classic to feast our eyes on already in 2016. A all star cast leads one beautiful show.

I have never read “War and Peace” and have no real idea whether I’ll like it or not but the trailers caught my attention so here I am.

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