Monthly Archives: July 2009

Bruno Good, Borat Better

I don’t really like comparing things, which deserve to be judged on their own merits, but in certain situations comparisons are inevitable and this is one. Bruno is the latest project of comedic genius Sacha Braron Cohen who brought us … Continue reading

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A Performance Like No Other

Flicking through the movie channels in the mood for something ‘different’ I stumbled on the 1999 Kimberly Pierce film, Boys Don’t Cry. I knew little about the film but remembered that Hillary Swank had scooped an Oscar for Best Actress … Continue reading

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Wimbledon ’09 – One to Remember

On paper Wimbledon ’09 appears to have run a fairly predictable course; Federer claimed the men’s title while the Williams sisters breezed theirway to the final with Serena coming out on top. Along the way however there were some incredible … Continue reading

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Test Series Lost but Pride Restored for Geech’s Heroic Lions

So it’s over. The sporting even I’ve been most excited about since the Rugby World Cup 2007, The British and Irish Lions tour of South Africa ended on Saturday afternoon with the Lions having restored pride in the red jersey … Continue reading

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