Halloween Confession – I Can’t Watch Horror Films (304/365)

Yes, this is the one where I expose myself for not being able to watch most horror films, some of you reading this might understand the points I'm about to make, whilst others are just going to be left in a state of confusion and honestly this is something that isn't going to change. So … Continue reading Halloween Confession – I Can’t Watch Horror Films (304/365)

We Need More Coming Of Age Muslim Media (229/365)

For someone who spends a lot of time talking about representation, I didn't really realise how little representation Muslims of today have. The glass shattered when I saw a trailer for the Ramy Hassan's new show 'Ramy' and now I WANT MORE OF THESE SHOWS. Especially considering the fact that it's personally relatable to me, … Continue reading We Need More Coming Of Age Muslim Media (229/365)

I Went to My First Film Festival and the Racists Had me Shook (124/365)

I've always been someone who loves film, I studied film studies (which led to years of pretentious fuckery), I go to the cinema whenever I can and generally love talking to people about films. One thing I'd never done was go to an actual film festival and be around people who also love film - … Continue reading I Went to My First Film Festival and the Racists Had me Shook (124/365)

How to Avoid Spoilers like a Pro (120/365)

I think it's safe to say that we've reached that point in 2019 where every show/movie that we've been waiting for has (or is) coming out. The lead up to a lot of these releases has been painful for a lot of us, but the fact that movies like Avengers: End Game have finally hit … Continue reading How to Avoid Spoilers like a Pro (120/365)

I Watched ‘Us’ and It Wasn’t Groundbreaking (86/365)

Before you send me streams of hate for not liking this film, please read the post. I watched 'Us' this weekend and honestly felt a bit cheated. It's not like it wasn't a decent film, it just wasn't amazing. I guess on some level I was expecting the same feeling as 'Get Out' where it … Continue reading I Watched ‘Us’ and It Wasn’t Groundbreaking (86/365)

Captain Marvel Was a Pleasant Surprise (71/365)

So this Sunday I went out to watch Captain Marvel with low to no expectations. I knew nothing about the character from the comics and after what Marvel did to Black Widow and Scarletwitch I thought they'd somehow ruin this one. I just lost my faith in their ability to adapt female characters and keep … Continue reading Captain Marvel Was a Pleasant Surprise (71/365)