It’s a risky business, holding people up on pedestals when you’ve never even met them. We all have our heroes; it rarely seems to pay to learn too much. Have you ever had that feeling when you admire someone in public life; idolise them in some way and they let you down? It’s a deep […]Read more "How I’m feeling about Joss Whedon"
So, Grease, West Side Story, My Fair Lady, Dr Horrible, and finally, the last of my favourite musicals that I’m going to dedicate a Monday Music post to: Once More With Feeling There aren’t many TV shows that could pull off having a musical episode. In the wake of Buffy The Vampire Slayer’s success in […]Read more "Monday Music 3 – 2019"
Following on from Angel, time to tackle this one… Buffy: Slayer of, the Vampires. This was hard to narrow down. Really hard. I’ve had to leave out some corkers and I know I’m going to take some flak for it in various quarters. In honesty, though, I’m really happy with the final 10 that I […]Read more "My Top 10 Buffy Episodes"
I know, the picture above is not a vampire. It’s James Mason. He’s playing Mr Straker in Salem’s Lot. I just couldn’t resist having James Mason up front. So, here’s V, and this might end up reading a little bit more like one of my Taste of Cinema articles, although I’m allowed to give my […]Read more "V is for Vampires (and Val)"