Area53 banner which is a collection of lots of scattered pictures of things the blogger likes, from music artists and films to TV shows.


From the Past

Films on the to-do list

  • Armageddon Time
  • Black Widow
  • Chimes at Midnight
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer
  • Last Christmas
  • Remember Sunday
  • Shazam! 2
  • Thor: Love and Thunder
  • Spy Guys

Unsolicited opinions on popular culture are administered on most, if not all, Thursdays.


The Batman (2022)

Film review: The Batman (2022), directed by Matt Reeves tl;dr: Not so much a Batman film as a general ~vibe~. The Caped Crusader is back

Emma. (2020)

Film review: Emma. (2020), directed by Autumn de Wilde tl;dr: Does what it says on the tin. From a director mostly known for music videos


Magpie Murders (2022)

TV miniseries review: Magpie Murders (Britbox, 2022) Based on a 2016 novel of the same name by Anthony Horowitz, Magpie Murders stars Susan Ryeland (Lesley

Other Reviews