A scene from the ATV series “Timeslip” that ran between 1970 and 1971, starring Cheryl Burfield and Spencer Banks. This shot is probably from the first of four stories, given the location and the clothes. 53 more words


Adam Adamant Lives!

Gerald Harper in the title role of the television series “Adam Adamant Lives!” which ran from 1966 to 1967.

Original B&W photo.


The Power of the Daleks

A newly regenerated second Doctor (Patrick Troughton), accompanied by his companions Ben (Michael Craze) and Polly (Anneke Wills), meets his most famous nemeses in the 1966 Doctor Who story, “The Power of the Daleks”. 6 more words


The War Games

Edward Brayshaw as the War Chief and Patrick Troughton as the Doctor in Troughton’s last Doctor Who story as the series lead, “The War Games, from 1969. 36 more words


Deborah Kerr

Deborah Kerr in a couple of scenes from the 1961 film, “The Innocents”

Original B&W screencaps, courtesy of johnxgin3.com


From the Family Album

One of my earliest colourised photos was of my mother and her younger sister from around 1939. I had thought the picture was as taken, just of those two, but I’ve recently found that it was an enlargement of part of a group photo. 76 more words


Robin Williams and Christopher Reeve

Robin Williams, who sadly died on Monday, with his long-time friend Christopher Reeve, trying to hail a taxi in New York, in 1981.

They became friends when, in 1973, they found themselves the only students in the Advanced Program for their year at the Juilliard School in New York. 206 more words