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Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

US 105m, Colour
Director: Robert Benton; Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Justin Henry, Jane Alexander

Kramer vs. Kramer is a family drama about a husband who fights for custody of his son when his estranged wife returns after a year during which she “finds herself”. 54 more words


Electric bed warmer

Summer’s finally here, so it’s time to put the electric bed warmers away! This bed warmer was kindly donated by an ESB staff member in 1971. 28 more words


Nanny and the Professor

Comedy series, 54 ep
Year: 1970-1971
Year in film: 1970
Country: USA
Who in bedroom: Hal ~12, Butch 9… 85 more words


Crescent Toy wrecker

An unusual item…never seen another one. Crescent Toy model based on unknown original (possibly Scania) in Ferrari livery. Spring loaded jib, retractable tow-bar. Scale probably about O-scale (1:43).


#15: Gilbert O'Sullivan - 'Alone Again (Naturally)' (1972)

“In a little while from now, if I’m not feeling any less sour”, Gilbert O’Sullivan relates, in the most chirpy of clipped tones, “I promise myself to treat myself. 627 more words

200 Sad Songs

Driven daily: Volkswagen Beetle

We photographed this well-worn Volkswagen Beetle in southern France a couple of weeks ago.

Beetles like this one were a dime a dozen 25 years ago, but they’ve all but disappeared today. 147 more words


Seven Space-pop Classics!

Humankind’s first steps into space inspired a rash of pop songs. In the wake of the first moon landing in 1969, songwriters started to imagine what space travel might mean for matters of the heart, and a mini-genre was born. 295 more words