As a character goes off the rails in spectacular style, it leads to a killer of a comedy bromance... Danny DeVito channels his inner Hitchcock in this darkly comic adaptation with two strangers - and one of their mothers - on a train.
LISTS… Returning to the 1970s and 1980s with Helmut Berger
Flashbacking to the international filmography of this eloquent and enchanting European actor... Taking a retro timeless trip remember the late Helmut Berger in a few of my favourites of his TV and movies.
LISTS… Three TV Times When They Sang the Theme Tune
With two out of three theme songs sung by a couple of good ol' singing boys... And one is also an acting Fall Guy who has been seen with Farrah.
TV… Hammer House of Horror, Children of the New Moon, Ep8
The big screen British bombshell, Diana Dors is a telly matriarch, foster and stepmum to 8 feral like kids... A honeymooning couple's car breaks down in the middle of nowhere, and then they are helped out by a mother and her brood. But is it all a dream or the beginning of a monster of a nightmare?
TV… Falcon Crest (1981-90), In His Father’s House, Se1 Ep1
Robert Foxworth flies in into a prime time soap pilot role... But after his life switches direction, will it be a case of sour grapes from the former US president's ex-wife, Jane Wyman in her kindly auntie but really villainess finery and vinery role?
TV… Anne of Green Gables (1985)
On my one time teenage kindred spirit, Anne Shirley... A charming Canadian TV Mini Series about the more underrated red haired orphan, that isn't Annie.