Encanto (2021) Review

In Colombia Mirabel must face the frustration of being the only member of her family who does not have magical powers, she must realise her purpose and how she can still help protect and support them without the powers.


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#FridayFakeCinemaClub – Special Event – Christmas Eve – It’s A Wonderful Life

With Christmas Eve falling on a Friday this year I have decided to put on a special event of #FridayFakeCinemaClub. This one is a little bit different though as I know a lot of people will have different commitments and traditions on Christmas Eve, so basically watch this film at any time on Christmas Eve and get talking about it!

Use the hashtag #FridayFakeCinemaClub on Twitter to join the conversation of what is often regarded as the greatest Christmas film of all time.

Start Time: Whenever you want!
Streaming Service: Sky Cinema

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Comedian Chris Ramsey has donated part of his Strictly Come Dancing wardrobe to The Customs House to help raise funds for his hometown theatre.


A pair of dancing shoes, signed by the star, will be raffled off in aid of the ongoing Heart of the House Appeal, supporting The Customs House Trust in its 25th anniversary year.

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Top 10 – Christmas Movies

As it is Christmas Eve today, I thought the best way to celebrate Christmas on the blog would be to do my top 10 Christmas Movies. The one’s I have grew up watching (and loving) and even more recent films will appear too. As over the past few years some very good Christmas films have been released. The best thing about Christmas films is that you are really restricted to watching them in Decemeber. I mean if you really want to you could watch them in July . . . but that’s just not the same at all! So quite a few films in my collection are only watched at this time of year.

What makes a good Christmas movie then? Well I would say it has to be a very Christmasy message usually involving or revolving around family. Most of the better ones also have the Santa factor too!

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