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FFB: Red Harvest by Dashiell Hammett

I know, I know — when you suggest a classic author for FFB a lot of people will roll their eyes. “Forgotten by whom?” but I’d make an argument for… 866 more words


'Like a good action sequence don't belong at Christmas?'

“Christmas is carnage,” declares Ferdinand the duck in Babe. It certainly feels that way this year, and I’m not just referring to Sony caving in to a bunch of morally backward, yet oddly technologically advanced, provocateurs with a collective Napoleon complex. 2,557 more words

Canon Fodder

Style on Film @ Christmas

Christmas movie time comes but once a year – and it seems to me that some of my favourite Christmas movies boast some very stylish characters, some of whom have influenced me over the, ahem, decades.. 255 more words


Classic Television Thursday #015 - The Thin Man: Robot Client (1958)

It’s the same theory as that behind Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups: Chocolate and Peanut Butter are great separately, so why not put them together and have two great things in one? 959 more words


Set Your DVR - December 2014

In this list of films to watch out for on Turner Classic Movies in December, as with all previous SYD posts, I’ve tried to include something for both classic film buffs and novices. 1,541 more words

December 2014

Douglas Laing & Co. - Scallywag

The Whisky:  Douglas Laing & Co.Scallywag


The Book:  The Thin Man by Dashiell Hammett

I know of no other fox terrier smart enough to find herself on a whisky label. 625 more words

Kevin Major