It's A Wonderful Life is a classic heartwarming movie from Hollywood in the 1940's. So why am I mentioning Zack Snyder?
A list of the "top" ten films I managed to see in 2020. And a few that I'm hoping we'll see in 2021... although that's unlikely...
EON Productions brought spy novel THE RHYTHM SECTION to life, with a fantastic central performance by Blake Lively, some good dialogue and cracking action. But did audiences get it?
In 1983, Sean Connery returned in an unofficial Bond film to rival Roger Moore's Octopussy. Let's take a look at NEVER SAY NEVER AGAIN.
The end of Star Trek Discovery Season One was a surprise, with some twists that sent the message that this series was trying hard to be a worthy successor to the series’ previous incarnations. Emotional FinaleSeason Two was still good, yet while some fans preferred it, I found it wandered a little, until the excellent … Continue reading “STAR TREK: DISCOVERY” ASKS YOU TO LISTEN
The classic Ian Fleming Bond novels were recorded as excellent audiobooks by Audible a few years ago. Here's a brief discussion of them, with some appreciation for the great artwork!
An extract from THE WHITECHAPEL MURDERS, a monologue from the detective who failed to catch the killer.
THE GUNPOWDER PLOT is a fictionalised account of the hour before Guy Fawkes was tortured. The conspirator, housed in The Tower of London, is visited by the young writer William Shakespeare who has a remarkable conspiracy to reveal about the plot of one of his plays - but then King James appears...
Screen Legend I don't think that it is hyperbole to say that the world of cinema lost an absolute legend today. Sean Connery, best known for his role as James Bond, died at his home in Nassau in the Bahamas. Early Years Thomas Connery was born in Fountainbridge, Edinburgh, Scotland in August 1930 and after … Continue reading Sean Connery 1930-2020
After No Time To Die, we'll need a new Bond, but also a new story. Here's one suggestion.