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The League of Gentlemen in Doctor Who

If The League of Gentlemen had been born a person, rather than a sketch show, it would be a college graduate by now. You may remember the rumors last year that  572 more words

Summer 2016

My Brushes with Greatness in the Twitterverse

It’s been five years and a few months since I started my Twitter account.   A slow and frustrating process, I’ve learned by trial and error what and how to tweet. 1,129 more words

Lists And Compilations

Excellence vs. Excess: Ben Wheatley's High-Rise (2016)

Early on in High-Rise, Dr. Robert Laing (Tom Hiddleston) demonstrates the dissection of a human skull by tearing the face off of a severed head. 1,293 more words

Reviews

Chasing Shadows (Acorn TV 2014)

2 Kernels

Filling in the void while waiting for additional episodes to arrive for my favorite shows comes Chasing Shadows.  It’s a short-lived drama of four parts focusing on the missing persons unit.  419 more words

Reviews

Review: Stag

Whilst we were away, BBC Two sneaked out three-part horror thriller Stag – written and directed by Jim Fielding Smith, and featuring a top notch cast including TVO regulars Jim Howick, Rufus Jones and Reece Shearsmith. 620 more words

Rufus Jones

High-Rise

Diretor: Ben Wheatley (2016)

This towering cinematic achievement offers the audience a dark view of modern life.

British director Ben Wheatley brings to J.G. Ballard’s 1975 blood soaked satirical sci fi novel vividly to life. 410 more words

Movie Review

0495 | A Field In England

Even though Ben Wheatley’s first three films have an unsettling otherness about them, I still wasn’t prepared for the level of darkness contained within his fourth feature, the trippy and perplexing period drama… 734 more words

Film Reviews