Archive for July, 2003

Peace Hotel

by Jennifer on Thursday, July 31st, 2003

A couple weeks ago, we finally sat down and watched this on DVD, which we had on loan from Jack. Peace Hotel [2/5] Written by Chow Yun-Fat & Wai Ka-Fai Directed by Wai Ka-Fai Cast The Killer (Chow Yun-Fat) Shau Siu Man (Cecilia Yip) Touted as a spaghetti western of the Hong Kong movie variety, […]

Perdido Street Station by China Miéville

by Michael on Monday, July 28th, 2003

Perdido Street Station by China Miéville [5/5] I actually finished this over a week ago, but I haven’t gotten around to writing a review until now. I even finished another book in the interim (which I’ll post about later). Now though, it’s finally time for my thoughts on Perdido Street Station. I’ll start off by […]

Yo-ho-ho, and a bottle of rum!

by Michael on Sunday, July 13th, 2003

Pirates of the Carribean [4/5] Yesterday Jennifer and I went to see Pirates of the Caribbean, the new summer blockbuster from Disney that stars Johnny Depp and Orlando Bloom. I had been looking forward to this film for a few months, ever since first seeing an ad for it, but I was worried that when […]

Clash of Kings

by Jennifer on Sunday, July 13th, 2003

I’ve meant to post a review of this for some time. Even though Perdido Street Station was listed as the next book we were reading, I took some time out at the beginning of vacation to read the second book in A Song of Ice and Fire. A Clash of Kings [4.5/5] by George R.R. […]