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Calling all Gram Parsons fans!

A note: I don’t usually post this kind of thing, but the Gram Parsons’ Cosmic Revival @ Derry Down Kickstarter project is really special to me. 427 more words


Throwback Thursday: The Birds

I probably couldn’t pick a better film as my first ever Throwback Thursday. Most of the movies I’ll be recommending are from circa 1980 (still a throwback); however, Throwback Thursdays are reserved for those very special, must-see, black & white classics. 173 more words

Don't Look Now

Although Daphne du Maurier is remembered as one of the finest novelists of the twentieth century, she is in many ways an unlikely success story. Daughter of the famous actor-manager Sir Gerald du Maurier, Daphne was educated at home in London, and then in Paris, before writing her first novel in 1931. 531 more words


Alfred Hitchcock's Cameos

Alfred Hitchcock, the legendary director of films like “Dial M For Murder”, “North by Northwest”, “The Birds” and “Psycho”, was known for his cameos at the beginning of… 87 more words


Tippi Hedren and Hitchcock's The Birds

I can’t visit Bodega Bay without driving a few miles inland to the hamlet of Bodega, most famous for the filming of Hitchcock’s The Birds… 200 more words

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Put a bird on it

Yeah, course I like Portlandia. Don’t you?

Sure it’s a bit brunch at times, but it’s not like I’m going to try and convince you that my tastes are oh-so-überpure and that I’m running with the cultural elite or anything. 62 more words