Month: October 2021

Jobs

I recently tapped out some thoughts on the 2015 film, Steve Jobs, so as the second part of an exercise I’m here to discuss the 2013 film, Jobs. Both films were made after their titular character passed away in real life, in 2011. Spookily, I realise only just now,...

Brat: An ’80s Story

When I was finishing up primary school and moving into high school, Andrew McCarthy was one of the pin-up boys all the girls were into. For a period between 1985 and 1990 it felt like he was in ‘everything’ and had been around for ages, but I think that’s...

Steve Jobs

Aaron Sorkin is a super well-known writer and I like him whenever I see him interviewed, yet, when I look at his body of work, I’ve hardly seen any of it. The West Wing is the big one; something I believe I’d enjoy if I sat down and watched...

Squid Game

Back on September 20, I wrote on the Doctor Who Show’s Twitter account: Netflix just recommended Squid Game to me. Bloody hell, that trailer. Like the Hunger Games meets THX-1138 or something. September was proving to be a busy month for me – as you can probably see from...