#tpt: Remember the Titans and Green Street Hooligans

17 May 2016 Today’s Top Picks Brought to you by: sports! My first pick for the day is one of my all-time favourite movies, Remember the Titans.  Released in 2000, this film is about an African American football coach named Herman Boone (Denzel Washington) and based on a true story.  Set in a time of …

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#tpt: Wallander and Captain America: Civil War

Today's Top Picks 10 May 2016 My first pick for today is the British television series Wallander.  Adapted from Swedish author Henning Mankell’s Kurt Wallander novels, Wallander stars Kenneth Branagh as a detective and police inspector.  In the small town of Ystad, Sweden, Kurt Wallander and his team work to solve various murders.  Fueled by …

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#tpt: St Trinian’s and The Royals

Today’s Top Picks My first pick for today is the film St Trinian’s.  For those of you who’ve never heard of it, St Trinian’s is a British comedy from 2007.  St Trinian’s is a boarding school for unruly girls run by headmistress Camilla Fritton (played by Rupert Everett). The film starts with Annabelle Fritton being …

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#tpt: Odd Thomas and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Today’s Top Picks My first pick for the day is the film Odd Thomas.  If you’ve never heard of this film, Odd Thomas is about a young man, Odd, who is a psychic of sorts.  Living in the small town of Pico Mundo, California, Odd works as a short order cook with a side of …

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#tpt: Fast Girls and R.L. Stine’s Haunting Hour

Today’s Top Picks My first pick for today is a British film my sister and I first discovered a couple of years ago called Fast Girls.  The film follows sprinter Shania Andrews as she attempts to navigate her way to the World Championships.  Literally starting from the bottom, running on a crappy old track with …

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#tpt: Star Wars, Grantchester, and Percy Jackson’s Greek Gods

Top Pick Tuesdays Today’s Top Picks My first pick of the day is Star Wars: The Force Awakens. I don’t even know where to begin!  I’ve always been a fan of the Star Wars franchise and this movie was no exception.  Though most people have probably seen it already, I’ll do my best to avoid giving …

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