Things I Like: Darkest Hour (2017 Film)

I think I first heard of Darkest Hour when the Oscar nominations were announced. When the Oscars gave out the Academy Awards, Gary Oldman won the Oscar for Best Actor for his role of Winston Churchill in the film. Now when I think of actors who look like Winston Churchill, Gary Oldman doesn’t’ come to…

Fun Fact: The Man Who Took The Photographs of the Titanic

While the Titanic was sailing between the British isles, an Irish priest took photos of the ship. Because he didn’t stay for the fatal journey, his photographs survived and it’s believed all the ones on board the ship were all snapped by him.

Things I Like: King Henry VIII (The Tudors)

Like the real King Henry VIII, this fictional portrayal has his fair share of issues. He’s not a very good husband (a common trait later in life haha), but he does seem to be a good person for the most part at first. One of the few moments you see him truly sad and not…

Things I Hate: Charles Brandon (The Tudors)

A character throughout the whole series, I was never the biggest fan of Charles Brandon. He’s good friends with King Henry VIII, so much that he’s elevated to being a duke. But he marries Henry’s sister Margaret in secret. Then cheats on her, and she dies. And he carries this dishonorable behavior for most of…

Things I Like: Princess Mary Tudor (The Tudors)

While I had never been a fan of the real-life eldest daughter of King Henry VIII, I did like her in The Tudors show. At first she’s just a little girl. But still, her mother and father have already set up ideas of her being married off to some foreign prince or king. However before…