Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 22 : Good Bye Stan.

As a self professed comic book movie junkie, it would seem remiss of me not to mention the late Stan Lee who sadly left our world earlier this year. The creator of a majority of Marvel characters, Stan has a lot to answer for in terms of my movie collection. Lately of course we haveContinue reading “Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 22 : Good Bye Stan.”

Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 11 : Bond, James Bond.

There’s not many links to Christmas when it comes to James Bond, except for plenty of snow and the character Dr. Christmas Jones from ‘The world is Not Enough’ (and the terrible cracker suitable jokes that followed). However, ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service’, George Lazenby’s only film as Bond, was set at Christmas time andContinue reading “Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 11 : Bond, James Bond.”

Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 7 : To Boldly Go…

For many of the characters in the Nativity story it must have felt like the crew of the USS Enterprise – boldly traveling to the unknown… This is true in both a physical and emotional sense. Mary and Joseph going to Bethlehem for the census, unsure as to how they would be received when theyContinue reading “Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 7 : To Boldly Go…”