Category Archive: movies and tv

Pet peeves

Finding this article in the Times Online about the top ten most historically inaccurate movies reminded me that this sort of thing is one of my major bug bears.  I’m getting better as… Continue reading

Best John Hughes eulogy

If you liked John Hughes movies even just a little bit, this is the best write up I have read following his untimely passing.

Sad news for basketcases

Today came the news that teen (and adult) movie maker extraordinaire of the eighties and nineties John Hughes had died.  He was still very young, only 59, and apparently suffered a heart attack. … Continue reading


Ok, so the article is old but it happens to focus on one of my favourite movies of all time – Dark City.  Following Murdoch, a man who wakes up in dark city not… Continue reading