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Popcorn in the movies

Why Do We Eat Popcorn in Cinemas?

by Mariska Knoesen    If I say “Let’s go to the movies” you think….Popcorn!   Have you ever wondered why we eat popcorn when we visit the cinema or watch movies at home? I can actually not imagine sitting through a movie without nibbling on that salty snack.   You …

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Game of Thrones has been described as the television series of all time. It has overtaken the immense decade long frenzy that followed the movie releases of the Lord of The Rings Trilogy with only its first season. The sixth blockbusting series is now in full swing and South Africans …

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (from

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

We watched a pretty good movie last night, called Salmon Fishing in the Yemen. When we read the title we weren’t too optimistic, although it did feature some cool stars like Ewan McGregor and Emily Blunt. It was written by Simon Beaufoy who also did Slumdog Millionaire. The story revolves …

Read The Rainmaker

The Rainmaker by John Grisham

A book review of ‘The Rainmaker’ by John Grisham I thought I was getting used to John Grisham having read most of his novels, until I picked this one up. The novel has an almost stagnant start, where everything seems to go wrong, all at once, to Rudy Baylor – …