Monday, 6 October 2008


Big Cat Live
1x02 (6/10/08 edition)

No Heroics
1x01 Supergroupie
Sex obsessed, yes, but still pretty funny. So it's that rarest of things: a half-decent comedy on ITV!

Place of Execution
Part 3 (of 3)

The Sarah Jane Adventures
2x02 The Last Sontaran Part Two
A great conclusion. Hurrah for SJA being so good!


Batman: Gotham Knight (2008)
[#65 in 100 Films in a Year 2008]
My quest-within-a-quest: to watch one film a night for at least the next week (as in, seven days). This is, therefore, the first. Let's see how I do...


No Heroics: Geek detail
A gallery of some of the inside jokes from No Heroics. Some are lacklustre, some very good. Here's the best:

Click to enlarge

Review of Sarah Silverman: Jesus is Magic DVD by Eamonn McCusker
(from DVD Times)

The 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time by Simon Braund, Glen Ferris, Ian Freer, Nev Pierce, Chris Hewitt, Dan Jolin, Ian Nathan, Kim Newman, Helen O'Hara, Olly Richards & Owen Willams
(from Empire #233, p.88-172)
Today: 20-1.
So, that was that. Nothing greatly surprising in the final run, though the order is undoubtedly intriguing. Nice to see some reach such giddy heights; others should be considerably lower, in my opinion.

Click to see the top 500

The Tudors has episode titles!

Turns out, despite the listings on, The Tudors has episode titles! It's true, they're on the iTunes Store. (Season One has titles too, but I watched them long before this blog began.)

So, hurrah -- titles are much better than plain numbers, if you ask me.

It's a minor point, I know, but I'll be going back and editing all my posts to add in their actual titles now. Bloody

I'm blue!

Da-ba-dee da-ba-die!

This colour scheme -- which I've just noticed -- seems to suit the site and/or me better. So here it is!