Friday, 31 October 2008


8 Out of 10 Cats
7x09 (30/10/08 edition)
Finally, a much-needed humorous/irreverent perspective on this week's news.

Have I Got News For You
36x03 (31/10/08 edition)
Aaah, it's Tom Baker! As brilliant as you might have cause to hope, if not more so.

6x10 The School [season finale]


My Quantum of Solace Film Season #7:
Quantum of Solace (2008)
[#73 in 100 Films in a Year 2008]
It may not be as good as Casino Royale, and I do have a few specific reservations about it, but all things considered it's a more-than-solid action thriller. Also, the short-ish running time is (unsurprisingly) not a problem in the slightest.

This also means I managed to complete My Quantum of Solace Film Season exactly as planned. I have to say, I didn't expect that!

Casino Royale Refresher

Five Casino Royale Pointers For Quantum Of Solace
(from Empire Online)
Quantum of Solace is pretty reliant on the previous film's plot -- I should know, I've seen it -- but doesn't come with much exposition/reiteration or any flashbacks, so it might be worth swotting up a little before you go see it. Which you will, obviously.