Archive of posts with category 'Books, films, and television'

2 January 2016 Films I watched in 2015
1 January 2015 My top 6... albums, gigs, things of 2014
10 August 2014 'Everything here blows up'
17 May 2014 The tip, The Marx Brothers and a curry
24 April 2014 Happy 80th birthday Shirley MacLaine
20 April 2014 A walk around the West End's cinemas
10 April 2014 Why Change Your Wife?
31 March 2014 Young and Innocent - Drummer Man
2 March 2014 Confidentially, I think you're a bit of a stinker too
27 February 2014 50 films supplemental - Please Sir!
12 February 2014 Happy 32nd birthday to my favourite dog
8 February 2014 If either one of you ever, ever, lets me down over this I will come after you and I will kill you, both of you, and I will get away with it because I know how
26 January 2014 There is only one man on that engine...
22 January 2014 Two of the greatest chases in one film
20 January 2014 ... for I cannot be well till I do do it
12 January 2014 Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde - the two best transformations
8 January 2014 Buster Keaton interrupted by talking
2 January 2014 The 214 films I watched in 2013
29 September 2011 When Harpo played his harp
28 May 2011 BtVS: Beauty & the Beasts
28 May 2011 BtVS: Faith, Hope & Trick - but mostly...
25 May 2011 BtVS: Dead Man's Party / OK... we get it (Rules of Buffy #3: If something doesn't seem quite right... it''s a dream)
6 April 2011 BtVS: Anne / Oz becomes a 'regular'
5 April 2011 BtVS: Becoming II / What bothers me
5 April 2011 BtVS: Becoming I / Three things
2 April 2011 BtVS: Go Fish / Cordy's costumes
2 April 2011 BtVS: Killed by Death / Art appreciation
26 March 2011 BtVS: Bewitched, Bothered & Bewildered / Who died and made you Elvis?
16 March 2011 BtVS: Phases / Only he used more words than that... and a globe
13 March 2011 BtVS: Innocence / 5 things not to love
13 March 2011 BtVS: Surprise / 5 things to love...
6 March 2011 BtVS: Bad eggs / These eggs were not so bad
6 March 2011 BtVS: Ted / Want a little gravy with that?
27 February 2011 BtVS: What's My Line / Note to self: religion freaky (Rules of Buffy #2: If you get an opportunity to despatch a particularly nasty demon... don't, it'll probably work out fine)
22 February 2011 BtVS: The Dark Age / Anthony Head's head
13 February 2011 BtVS: Reptile Boy / Those frat guys creep me
13 February 2011 BtVS: Inca Mummy Girl / Not her... the eskimo
7 February 2011 BtVS: School Hard / A nice celebration with streamers and songs
3 February 2011 BtVS: Some Assembly Required / Frankenstein
3 February 2011 BtVS: When She Was Bad / No, actually that would be one of the five
31 January 2011 BtVS: Prophecy Girl / ... and so it begins
26 January 2011 BtVS: Out of Mind, Out of Sight / Clea DuVall
26 January 2011 BtVS: Nightmares / Nightmares
25 January 2011 BtVS: The Puppet Show / Principal Snyder
21 January 2011 BtVS: I Robot, You Jane / It's the little things
21 January 2011 BtVS: Angel / Just do it for goodness sakes!
15 January 2011 BtVS: The Pack / RIP Principal Flutie (Rules of Buffy #1If you’re an extremely nice minor character in Buffy then you’re either a demon or about to die at the hands of a demon)
11 January 2011 I like big muscles and red corpuscles
10 January 2011 BtVS: Never Kill a Boy... / a very bad hair day
9 January 2011 BtVS: Teacher's Pet / ... and what have we learned
8 January 2011 BtVS: Witch / chewing and cheerleading
8 January 2011 BtVS: The Harvest / Decapitation by cymbal
6 January 2011 BtVS: Welcome to the Hellmouth / Sonic Boom
2 October 2010 White Heat… not so hot
29 September 2010 Thanks for giving a treasured childhood memory a thorough kicking
28 August 2010 Photos: Read Comics in Public Day
5 August 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 30 - What you think made Buffy so great
5 August 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 29 - Episode you hate that everyone else loves
2 August 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 28 - Character you love to hate
1 August 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 27 - Cutest moment
31 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 26 - Favorite Scooby moment
30 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 25: Favourite Buffyverse saying
29 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 24 - Favourite example of 90s special effects
28 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 23 - Two characters you wanted to get together that never did
27 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 22 - Best Xander-centric episode
26 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 21- Best Willow-centric episode
25 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 20 - Best Spike-centric Episode
24 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 19 - Character You Like That Everyone Else Hates
23 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 18 - Character Who Didn’t Get Enough Screen Time
22 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 17 - Character You Relate To The Most
21 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 16 - Episode You Like That Everyone Else Hates
20 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 15 - Favourite Male Villain
19 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 14: Favourite Female Villain
18 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 13: Favourite Potential
17 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 12 - Least Favourite Episode
16 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 11 - Least Favourite Romance
15 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 10 - Least Favourite Season
14 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 9 - Favourite Romance
13 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 8: Favourite Friendship
12 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 7: Least Favourite Male Character
11 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 6: Favourite Male Character
10 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 5: Least Favourite Female Character
9 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 4: Favourite Female Character
8 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 3: Favourite Song Used In An Episode
7 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 2: Favorite Episode
6 July 2010 30 Days of Buffy: Day 1: Favorite Season
12 December 2008 My favourite actresses
8 April 2008 So where is the young lady who I'm supposed to take...down town?
11 December 2007 It almost ruined a great film - #8: The stars in The Player
27 September 2007 It almost ruined a great film - #7: The story in Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid
3 September 2007 It almost ruined a great film - #6 : Barbara Stanwyck's wig in Double Indemnity
31 July 2007 It almost ruined a great film - #5 : Shelley Duvall's ears in The Shining
25 July 2007 It almost ruined a great film - #4 : Ruby Keeler in 42nd Street
19 July 2007 It almost ruined a great film - #3: The Muppet in Alien
13 July 2007 It almost ruined a great film - #2: Mr Dean's shorts
11 July 2007 It almost ruined a great film - #1: Mark Lester in Oliver!
30 November 2006 NaNoWriMo 2006
10 November 2006 On Fire changed John Porcellino's life
18 August 2006 Why I started learning piano #7: Daffy and Donald
20 July 2006 Why I started learning piano #2: Tom and Jerry
21 April 2006 BtVS anonymous
1 February 2006 My favourite blogs: If Charlie Parker Was a Gunslinger…
3 January 2006 Happy new year
28 September 2005 No Direction Home
31 August 2005 A bunch of films I've seen recently…
1 August 2005 Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow
10 May 2005 They tell me in the village she carries a beautiful egg, sir.
8 February 2005 A couple of kids books
26 January 2005 Carter Beats The Devil by Glen David Gold
20 August 2004 Best ever IMDB Trivia
20 August 2004 If this is freedom I don't want any part of it
11 March 2004 20000 Leagues under the sea by Jules Vernes

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