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Submarine [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Craig Roberts
Submarine [DVD] DVD ~ Craig Roberts
5.0 out of 5 stars Beautiful soundtrack, 15 May 2013
As an Alex Turner of the Arctic Monkeys fan, I was already won over by the soundtrack before I watched the film, but music aside, this is a brilliant film. It's funny and touching. I read this review on Rotten Tomatoes and it sums up exactly how I feel about it: "That rare teen comedy where the kids aren't gorgeous, the hero isn't heroic and the object of desire has a lot of reasons why she isn't necessarily desirable."
The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
I say that about most book/film adaptations but this one the difference was even more extreme. The book is beautiful and made me cry but it is also heart warming. It tackles death and miscarriage but it is in no way morbid. I read it in a day just couldn't put it down.
How To Be a Woman by Caitlin Moran
How To Be a Woman by Caitlin Moran
I was already a fan of Caitlin's writing and her views - on feminism amongst other things - so was hoping for more of the same and this book delivered on all counts. This was laugh out loud funny but also delivered what I think is a serious message. I wish I had read this book when I was younger and realised all of the things I thought were wrong with me were normal! It's a great introduction to feminism for any woman who thinks that to be a feminist you have to throw yourself under a horse or march through town with your bra on fire shouting that you hate men (you don't). She is VERY honest and swears a lot, one of the things I like about her, but not everyone's cup of tea. I believe every… Read more

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