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Streaming: A Minor Rant

Perhaps I’m just old fashioned but TV/movie streaming services generally suck as they stand. Don’t get me wrong, Netflix etc are a great innovation (evolution rather than revolution though really). But why does it have to be streamed live? Why can’t we choose all our shows in advance, mark whole series for download – then… Read More »

Like A Bit Of Anime?

It’s still a fairly niche interest despite some big breakout anime films such as Spirited Away, Akira and Ghost In The Shell. All 3 of which of amazing pieces of work which you really should find time to watch at least once by the way. But it’s a niche area with a very dedicated and… Read More »

A Win By A Nose

Everyone remember this movie from 1987? It’s one of Steve Martin’s called Roxanne. Not his finest work by any means, but it’s still a fairly solid and enjoyable film all the same. It’s a modernisation of the play “Cyrano de Bergerac” by Edmond Rostands. The first nod to that is Steve’s character, the fire chief,… Read More »

Yes We Do!

We love them more than you – oh, yes we do 😉

Railroaders

A Film by GARY DELANEY. In 1982 American Football did not exist as a sport in Great Britain. That was until Channel 4 started broadcasting NFL highlights on Sunday evenings. By 1984 a few fledging clubs had started to emerge across the country. In November of that year, an ordinary English guy, Derek Simmons formed… Read More »