• Best ‘Alternative’ Christmas Films

    We all know that one person. The action movie fanatic determined to be contrary who, whilst others sit around enjoying It’s a Wonderful Life and Love Actually, can’t help but pipe up with the oh-so-original claim: “Actually, Die Hard is the best Christmas film”. The clear (by now tiresome)...
  • The top 5 causes of Christmas arguments

    Board games There is more to life than arguing over trivial things such as board games, but when Christmas comes around such logic disappears. Playing Monopoly will naturally end in you finding yourself accusing the banker of stealing the money – and don’t even get me started on when...
  • Ghosts Of Not-So-Christmas Past

    While Christmas is usually associated with glorious re-runs of Shrek and Pirates of the Caribbean, every so often we have those gems that are set at Christmas, but are never actually about Christmas. Here are some of the best examples: Die Hard and Die Hard 2 Kicking off this...
  • Scrapbook – Best Christmas Movies

    It’s that time of year when the mandatory viewing of festive films happens in households and halls alike. Impact Film & TV have compiled a list of their favourite Christmas movies to get you in the mood and potentially offer an alternative to Love Actually this year. The Holiday...
  • Review – A Good Day to Die Hard

    John McClane has fought German terrorists, ex-special forces and he’s even taken on the internet. So where else could the Die Hard franchise take the old-fashioned police detective? The former Soviet Union of course. “Yippee-ki-yay Mother Russia”, the Cold War is back as Bruce Willis’ iconic 80’s action hero...