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May 3, 2020

Top Music Moments From The Sopranos

2019 marked the 20th anniversary since The Sopranos first aired on HBO. To mark...
April 18, 2020

My COVID-19 Playlist

One thing I’ve noticed as I’ve got older and more mature (debatable) is that...
February 16, 2020

Robert Pattinson’s “The Batman” Suit Reveal

Director Matt Reeves has revealed the first look at Robert Pattinson in the new...
Skyfall (Bond 23)
January 16, 2020

My Top 10 Films Of The 2010s

As we’re now in the roaring 2020s, here’s a rundown of my top films...
March 16, 2018

Annihilation [2018] Review

Annihilation is a rare film, and Alex Garland is a rare writer/director (not forgetting...
January 3, 2018

New Year, New Digital Me

Happy New Year fellow photographers, lighting professionals and cinema lovers. You may notice that...
November 4, 2017

Blade Runner 2049 [2017] Review

Where to even begin with this. I’m won’t sit on the fence teasing you...
April 5, 2017

Ghost In The Shell [2017] Review

It’s happened. Hollywood have finally got their hands all over the manga holy grail;...
February 22, 2017

Hitman – Season 1 [PS4] Review

IO Interactive made a bold move by releasing a AAA title with an 'episodic'...
January 7, 2017

2017’s Watchlist

2015 and 2016 were years of blockbusters not delivering on promises showcased in their...
December 21, 2016

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story [2016] Review

Amongst Rogue One's gritty and war-torn tone and visuals, it kept an ecstatic grin...
December 20, 2016

Here’s The Blade Runner: 2049 Announcement Trailer (Thankfully It Looks Good!)

Relieved, to say the least! Without giving away too much, yes, the Vangelis soundtrack...
October 15, 2016

Scarface (1983) #NowWatching

I dusted off the DVD after a decade, and felt like I watched a...
October 14, 2016

My First PlayStation VR Experience…As Batman!

Coinciding with the launch of PlayStation VR, I managed to sign up for a...
August 23, 2016
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May 20, 2016

You Can Buy My Tat!

Instead of just sharing my photos online, the world can now see them on...
May 3, 2016

‘Time’: My Christopher Nolan Video Tribute

I love Christopher Nolan’s style of filmmaking along with Wally Pfister’s / Hoyte Van...
April 28, 2016

New Social Media Artwork

What’s the brand of ‘you’? Have you got your social media branding focused? PFFFFFFFFFFFFFTT……wha? I have...
April 21, 2016

Jason Bourne – New Official Trailer

Now this looks good. I'm just as excited for this as I was with...
April 4, 2016

Batman v Superman [2016] Review

It’s no secret that I have a bias towards #TeamBatman. As someone said to...
February 5, 2016

Hockey!

Over Christmas and New Year I visited Canada for the first time, and caught...
January 29, 2016

There Needs To Be More Films Like…Layer Cake [2004]

Firstly…there does NOT need to be more British gangster films. I can’t stress enough...
January 26, 2016

This Tribute To Heath Ledger’s Joker Shows Just How Sinister He Made The Character

Much like the backlash that Daniel Craig received being announced as the new 007...
January 24, 2016

‘The Revenant’ Cinematographer Emmanuel “Chivo” Lubezki

Just like Children Of Men, Gravity and Birdman; I was amazed by Emmanuel Lubezki’s cinematography in...
October 28, 2015

SPECTRE [2015] Review

Where next after the $1 billion (£650 million) and most successful 007 outing in the...
September 30, 2015

Biology of the Blog: A BreakThru Radio Interview

Earlier this month I was contacted by Jess, a journalist and podcast producer at BreakThru...
September 12, 2015

In Praise Of True Detective Season 2

Season 1’s finale of True Detective pulled in HBO’s highest viewer count since Six Feet...
August 10, 2015

Apocalypse Now: Redux #NowWatching

Francis Ford Coppola’s 2001 extended version of the 1979 classic. Set during the Vietnam...
August 3, 2015

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation [2015] Review

Cards on the table; I’m a sucker for the Mission: Impossible films, so this...
June 30, 2015

Batman: Cape and Cowl Exhibition

Coinciding with the release of the Batman: Arkham Knight video game, a free pop-up...
June 15, 2015

Secret Cinema Presents…The Empire Strikes Back

Last night I had the pleasure of parting ways with £75 to see Secret Cinema's...
June 3, 2015

Predestination [2015]…..A Mind Bending Film!

I watched Predestination earlier this week and was shocked and amazed. If you like...
May 31, 2015

Mad Max: Fury Road [2015] Review

Mad Max Fury Road is George Miller’s glorious return to the post-apocalyptic world that we...
May 7, 2015

Istanbul Trip

Istanbul…..what can I say? An amazing city? Great people? Beautiful architecture? One of most...
March 30, 2015

‘Blade Runner’ BFI Photography Competition

To coincide with Blade Runner: The Final Cut coming back to the big screen...
March 19, 2015

Sukh’s Sunday Session

On Sunday I travelled over to Kensal Green to see Sukh play an afternoon acoustic set...
January 28, 2015

London Shots

Happy (belated) New Year! Christmas was certainly a busy time seeing family and catching...
December 24, 2014

Happy Holidays!

It’s time to go underground for a few weeks…. enjoy the Holidays! See you...
Bond 24 - SPECTRE
December 7, 2014

Bond 24 Officially Titled ‘SPECTRE’

Following on from a successful and hugely impressive Bond 23, Skyfall, Sam Mendes returns...
November 14, 2014

Interstellar [2014] Review

We’ve reached “one year from now” that closed the teaser trailer for Christopher Nolan’s...
November 6, 2014

PS4 Share

Sony’s PS4 console has a nifty little button on its new Dual Shock controller....
October 19, 2014

The Greatest Ever ‘Long Take’?

“A long take is an uninterrupted shot in a film which lasts much longer than...
September 24, 2014

‘The Dark Knight’ Epic Trilogy Trailer

As you may have guessed from rummaging around my website, The Dark Knight is...
September 3, 2014

Returning To Paris [2014]

At the end of August I took a few days holiday to roam the...
September 2, 2014

Secret Cinema Presents… Back To The Future

Back To The Future, to me, is undoubtedly one of the best trilogies to...
July 15, 2014

Vietnam Trip [2010]

Whilst digging through the photo archives recently, I rediscovered the shots from my Vietnam...
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May 14, 2014

Zack Snyder Reveals New Batmobile and Batsuit

O-M-G! (regulate breathing). Zack Snyder has revealed the new Batmobile and Ben Affleck’s Batman...
Captain America The Winter Soldier
April 5, 2014

Captain America: The Winter Soldier [2014]

So, the hangover from The Avengers has kicked in (or Avengers Assemble, but come...
Dirty Burger
April 2, 2014

The Burger Chronicles Update: Dirty Burger

Place: Dirty Burger in Vauxhall. Food: Dirty Bacon with crinkle cut fries and a chocolate shake....
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March 25, 2014

Status Update

Hi all. I’ve dropped off the radar over the last month, so thought I’d...
Martin-Scorsese
January 26, 2014

Martin Scorsese: The Wolf Of Western Cinema

Martin Scorsese’s latest entry into his stellar filmography, The Wolf Of Wall Street, has...
Ghostbusters Future Cinema
December 22, 2013

Future Cinema Presents… Ghostbusters

Last night, Future Cinema triumphantly emerged once again at The Troxy in East London for a...
The Last Of Us
December 7, 2013

The Last Of Us [PS3]

Naughty Dog just keep on going from strength to strength. They’ve truly utilised the...
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November 7, 2013

New York City

After rummaging around the the extensive archives of my photography hard drive, I rediscovered...
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September 23, 2013

The Sopranos. The Greatest TV Series Ever ‘Made’.

Just like the sudden finale of the last episode, James Gandolfini was sadly taken...
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August 7, 2013

Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon

This is THE most outrageously fun and random game I have ever played. It’s...
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August 5, 2013

Time Lapse (Cycling)

Another time lapse test using my new GoPro Hero 3. This time cycling on...
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July 28, 2013

My First Shot At Time-lapse Photography

My first shot at time-lapse photography using a newly acquired GoPro Hero 3 Black...
July 21, 2013

ArtFX OFFICIEL // Thousandth Street

Blade Runner with a slice of Minority Report…..what’s not to like!?!
The Diner, Soho
July 13, 2013

The Burger Chronicles

“Big Kahuna Burger?…The cornerstone of any nutritious breakfast!” At some point in June 2012, my friend...
Man Of Steel
June 15, 2013

Man Of Steel [2013]

Why the world needs Superman. Krypton’s greatest son has dropped back into our box...
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June 9, 2013

Sunset Over Clapham

With the recent summer spell here in Clapham, London (it has lasted almost a...
Assassin's Creed 3 (Boston)
April 27, 2013

Assassin’s Creed 3

As gamers are becoming more and more tired of annual instalments of AAA titles, especially of...
Trance 2013
March 29, 2013

Trance [2013]

How does a man top the feat of masterminding of the London 2012 Opening Ceremony?...
Metal Gear Solid
March 23, 2013

Metal Gear Solid….A Series Retrospective

My first experience playing as Solid Snake was with Metal Gear Solid (MGS) on...
Die Hard 5
February 16, 2013

A Good Day To Die Hard [2013]

Die Hard has returned with a fifth installment  and this time McClane gets entangled up...
Django Unchained
February 12, 2013

Django Unchained & The Tarantino Universe

Quentin Tarantino returns with a “Southern” take on the Western genre with Django Unchained. Following...
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January 13, 2013

8-bit Lane

The Truman Brewery on Brick Lane, Shoreditch was transformed at the weekend by Disney...
Hitman Absolution
January 12, 2013

Hitman: Absolution

Agent 47 has emerged from hiding for the first time in 6 years since...
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December 27, 2012

London Cable Car

On the run up to Christmas, I finally had the time to take to...
London Helicopter Tour_4
November 26, 2012

A Different Perspective of London

At the weekend I finally took to the (surprisingly) blue skies of London on...
The Town
November 20, 2012

There Needs To Be More Films Like….The Town

Hopefully this will become more of a regular category on my blog, as I...
Apple iPhone 5
November 16, 2012

Apple & The Future

Apple: Steve Jobs + 1 My first ever Apple product was the 3rd generation...
Skyfall (Shanghai Bar)
October 29, 2012

Skyfall [2012]

Skyfall, Bond’s 23rd Eon film and 50th anniversary outing, delivers on all levels. This...
21st Century Light Space Modulator_1
October 19, 2012

The ’21st Century Light Space Modulator’ Is Finally Launched

You may have read my previous post about this collaboration project between Havells Sylvania, Jason...
October 8, 2012

My Favourite James Bond Film: Casino Royale

The James Bond films are a part of any boy’s life growing up. For...
September 22, 2012

Killing Them Softly [2012]

I’ve got a strange fascination with movie trailers; I get excited in the anticipation...
September 20, 2012

Dredd 3D [2012]

Shock Alert: I’m probably one of a microscopic few that enjoyed Sylvester Stallone’s 1995...
London 2012 Olympic Flame
September 8, 2012

The London 2012 Games

After initially wanting to boycott the London 2012 Olympics not because of the “burden”...
August 22, 2012

Max Payne 3 [PS3]

Max Payne is back! Older, heavier and with whiskey replacing the blood in his...
GTA Vice City
August 8, 2012

Video Game Nostalgia

Video games. They’ll give you square eyes if you play too long. Or, they...
St. Paul's Cathedral
August 7, 2012

Top 7 Outstanding Places To Visit In London

If you are searching for the top seven outstanding places to visit in London,...
007 Skyfall
August 1, 2012

Skyfall: Official Trailer

Plot details for the latest 007 outing, Skyfall, have remained a tightly kept secret,...
'The Dark Knight' Epic Trilogy' Trailer
July 24, 2012

The Dark Knight Trilogy [2005-2012]

The Dark Knight Begins, Falls & Rises. I remember seeing Batman Begins in 2005...
21st Century Light Space Modulator
July 13, 2012

The 21st Century Light Space Modulator

As part of a company-sponsored event in collaboration with Jason Bruges Studio and Southbank...
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July 6, 2012

The Inauguration of The Shard

The night of July 5th 2012 was officially the unveiling of London’s The Shard...
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June 30, 2012

‘Imported From Gotham City’ TV Spot Contest

The Dark Knight Rises release date is creeping up on us fast, and the...
Olympic Rings
June 29, 2012

The Olympic Rings Unveiled On Tower Bridge

It’s officially now 1 month until the start of the 2012 Olympic Games, and...
June 21, 2012

Mad Men Season 5 Finale

“Are you alone?” Episode 13 “The Phantom” marked the end of the much delayed...
Prometheus
June 5, 2012

Prometheus [2012]

Be afraid – there be a many spoilers ahead. I’ve just returned from finally...
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May 27, 2012

London In The Sunshine!

Given the recent heatwave that has kick-started summer in the fair town of Londinuim,...
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May 21, 2012

Skyfall: Teaser Trailer

The teaser for 007’s new outing, Skyfall, is finally here! After being in a...
Moneyball
May 14, 2012

Moneyball [2011]

Moneyball first surprised me when I heard that it was nominated for Best Picture...
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May 13, 2012

Canon 550D Test Footage

I recently invested some monies in a DSLR camera! All I’ve ever used before...
May 1, 2012

The Dark Knight Rises Viral Campaign…Rises!

The folks over at the Dark Knight Rises.com have kick-started the viral campaign in...
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April 22, 2012

Lockout [2012]

“Escape From New York in space” was how I envisaged this movie, unfortunately I...
Record Store Day 2012
April 21, 2012

Record Store Day 2012

When was the last time you bought a CD? Since it’s first iteration from...
The Boneyard Project
April 12, 2012

The Boneyard Project: Return Trip

I discovered this in the latest issue of ShortList magazine. Inspired by the nose...
Climbing A Shard of Glass
April 9, 2012

Climbing a Shard of Glass

The Shard is the building that everyone has had their eyes on since it...
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April 6, 2012

Website Maintenance

Hi all, The website is currently undergoing a few makeover changes, and proving to...
Mad Men
March 30, 2012

Mad Men

“Advertising is based on one thing: happiness. And do you know what happiness is?...
Disney's John Carter
March 25, 2012

John Carter Of The Box Office Bombs

First off, I’ll openly admit I haven’t seen Disney’s John Carter so don’t take...
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March 21, 2012

Californication

Hank Moody returns for a 5th season of Californication, and behold, it was….different! Hank...
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March 15, 2012

The Heron Tower

**PORTFOLIO UPDATED** Back in September 2011, I photographed London’s Heron Tower basking in the...
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
March 10, 2012

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds

The Chelmsford chapter of V Festival, 2009. The sun was shining, good friends were...
March 9, 2012

Battlefield vs Call of Duty

As a loyal Call of Duty player for the best part of a decade,...
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March 7, 2012

Paris

We’ll always have Paris.” I’ve just returned from a Eurostar break to the...
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March 6, 2012

Portfolio Update

Good morning guys and gals of the world wide interweb. I’ve been updating my...
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March 4, 2012

Prometheus

As soon as Prometheus was announced by Ridley Scott, like every Alien fan-boy out...
March 2, 2012

Homeland (Pilot)

US TV series Homeland premièred across the pond on Channel 4 last night to...
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March 1, 2012

The Comedy Store

I hit the London Comedy Store last night my girlfriend and a few friends....
Uncharted 3
February 11, 2012

Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception (PS3)

As far as console exclusives go, Sony’s Playstation 3 had been left short-changed at...
February 6, 2012

Drive [2011] Review

I picked up the blu-ray of Drive over the weekend and thought it was...
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February 1, 2012

Sir Jonathan Ive on the MacBook Design

I’ve recently finished reading Steve Jobs’ biography by Walter Isaacson and was engrossed by...
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January 26, 2012

Lightworks

I’m not going to give excuses, editing my first test short with Lightworks and...
Secret Cinema
January 25, 2012

Secret Cinema Presents… The Third Man

Secret Cinema – have you heard all about it? Whilst some of us may...
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January 20, 2012

Max Payne 3 – Design & Tech Series

Max Payne is back! Even though the return of the film noir anti-hero is...
Movies From An Alternate Universe
January 19, 2012

Movies from an Alternate Universe

I discovered this link, Movies From An Alternate Universe, from a colleague of mine. The...
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January 17, 2012

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)

From the various reviews on the first film it had both it’s fans and...
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January 13, 2012

I’m Moving House…

…to here (I wish!). Whilst scouring the interweb I came across this link. It’s...
January 12, 2012

Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol (2011)

Four films in and you’d expect the pace to slow down a little, but...
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January 12, 2012

We’re getting there!

I think we’re pretty much up and running now. I’ve got all my categories...
January 10, 2012

The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo (2011)

After reading Stieg Larsson’s Millennium trilogy I was initially compelled to watch the original...
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January 7, 2012

The Dark Knight Rises (Trailer #2)

I’ve watched this countless times already. For me, this is the big film of...
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January 6, 2012

Testing…1..2…..is anyone there?

Welcome to v2.o of mitchwaite.co.uk! I’ve upgraded from a free Google site (messy break-up, it...