Remake Weekend

By accident on Saturday and Sunday I found myself watching favourite films that had been remade.   On Saturday it was The Wicker Man.  I have watched the original many times and it stands up to many viewings. It is a wonderful film.  The remake was not required and I had resisted watching it.  The …

The Iron Giant

It's been a pleasant Sunday, gardening and Arsenal beating Man Utd induced a happy state and then I stumbled across a movie - The Iron Giant. It was an animated movie depicting 1950s America. It told the story of a small boy befriending a metal eating giant who falls from outer space.  It had a …