Onward – Film Review

Admittedly, The Couch has been playing host to gamers, D&D-ers, and Aang the last airbender recently, but about a week ago I had elven brothers Ian and Barley join me for a spell… literally. I sighed, laughed, and teared up as they told me of the epic quest they went on together to bring their…

Emma – Movie Review

Indeed one cannot deny the pleasing and brightening effect of a good romantic comedy before breakfast. This morning on the Couch, I was joined for coffee by a talented matchmaker who regaled me with romantic tales of conquest, intrigue, and misinterpretation. Check out the review in the menu tab, and right here!

Northanger Abbey – Movie Review

Who doesn’t enjoy a little flirting, manipulation, sociopathy, and patriarchal tyranny after dinner? This evening my companion on the Couch was budding socialite and avid gothic romance reader, Catherine Morland. Oh we discussed a great many things, including the time she went to stay in a haunted house! Read all about it in the ‘Movie…

Mansfield Park – Movie Review

Well, this was bound to happen. This week on the Couch I am to have a congregation of ladies, gentlemen, romances, and scandals, as I have dived down the rabbit hole into Austenland -so be prepared! For tea this afternoon, the party was made up of Fanny Price, Edmund Bertram, Mr Henry and Miss Marianne…

Pom Poko – Movie Review

It’s a lovely and gloomy, overcast afternoon here on the Couch, so my partner and I decided to spend it in the company of a colony of magical, shape-shifting raccoons who are on a mission to revitalise the lost art of transformation and use it to stop humans destroying their forest for housing developments. Check…