Monthly Archives: May 2011

Kermode’s view on “The Hangover Part II”

I think Mr. Kermode was a bit harsh on the film. He needs to realise that this kind of movie was made for a certain type of audience. Those who like the film do not want to glean anything from it except for a cheap laugh although others might find nothing funny about it. If these moviegoers had to watch the competing movies that were shown in Cannes a few weeks ago, they might also have nothing nice to say about them. It is just a matter of different markets.


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The cover of the English translation of 1Q84: Books 1 and 2

I am very happy to finally see the cover of the long awaited novel by my beloved Murakami. I cannot wait for the book to be published on 18 October.


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