Inviting you to join me and Return to the 80s in our tribute to Kurt Russell... Our blogathon on the fantastic Kurt Russell, the man behind Snake Plissken, Dexter Riley and more.
A Movie Chock Full of Snake Plissken Action... Kurt Russell plays the leather jacketed, eye patched, big booted anti-hero that everyone thought was dead, on a one man dangerous mission in a maximum security prison, to save the President.
They Robbed Banks : The Story of Bonnie and Clyde... With two wonderfully photogenic 1960s leads telling the true tale of those young loved up 1930s infamous violent bank robbers.
You're getting Annie (1982) as my comfort movie... In the 1920s, baby Annie is left at an orphanage by her parents, who promise to return for her. 10 years later, Annie is invited to stay at a famed billionaire's house for a week. She tells him her wish to be reunited with her parents.
When you wish upon a star... A one time leading actress now a fading star and recluse who watches her old movies alone. Her illusion of life is shattered when real life intervenes.
A wee reminder that there's 15 days to go til that Kurt Russell Blogathon... In the mood for writing a blog post or doing a podcast on Kurt Russell, his movies or TV appearances? Read on!
A Belated Birthday Blogathon Recap celebrating Caine's movies... A Retrospective Look at Michael Caine's Blogathon from Batman Begins to Zulu.
Love in the Time of Glasnost... A British publisher is asked by British Intelligence, to learn the truth behind a manuscript with sensitive Soviet military information. The writer has a go between in his book editor, with her and the publisher falling in love.
Are Deborah Kerr's latest charges as innocent as they seem? Miss Giddens, a governess and clergyman's daughter takes on her first job looking after two young children in a secluded country estate. After a wonderful start with the children she begins to see a strange man in woman in the grounds, and she fears for the children ...
Recapping my recent joint blogathon on the wonderful, Robin Williams... Flashbacking to January's Blogathon and those fantastic bloggers tributes on all things Robin Williams.
A ffolkes hero has the situation all sewn up... A cat loving, whisky drinking, bearded misogynist and his frogmen take on some terrorists in a North Sea oil rig.
Look at this kid the wrong way and it’s your funeral… Is it just coincidence there are lots of grisly deaths connected with Damien, or is he the spawn of the Devil.
Deny the Passenger Who Wants to Get Off With You... A man travelling in space to a new planet is woken from his induced sleep 90 years early after his pod malfunctions. Only finding an android for company, a year later he wakes up a fellow passenger.