Archive for September 5, 2009

Just Wrong

Posted in FILM with tags , , on September 5, 2009 by dcairns

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Yep. I shit you not.

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Burke Strip Hare Club.

I kid you not, this is a real establishment in my home town. As regular readers know, I’m not skilled enough with PhotoShop to fake this.

On a related note, what is everybody’s favourite Burke and Hare movie? And should I buy BURKE AND HARE, the Vernon Sewell 1970s version, on DVD? I’ve heard conflicting reports on how good it is, or whether it’s any good at all.

Goodbye, Keith Waterhouse

Posted in FILM with tags , , on September 5, 2009 by dcairns

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The originator of BILLY LIAR, book, play and film, has died. Waterhouse’s creation is to British adolescence as Catcher in the Rye is to American.

The Alfred Hitchcock Facial Workout

Posted in FILM with tags , , , on September 5, 2009 by dcairns

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…and relax.

Reminder: next week’s Film Club is on Wednesday, and it’s STRANGERS ON A TRAIN.

See you next Wednesday, as John Landis is always saying.

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