It had been an interesting sight from the air, all the night lights of the great expanse of the city – a drive-in movie, where the cartoon ending with ‘That’s […]
I owned a Barbie doll (and a cosmetics’ Barbie head) in the 1970s but to my mind, she struck me as somewhat vague.
Somewhere between the laid-back Californian bromance of Starsky and Hutch and the short, sharp fist to the face of The Sweeney we forget that some detectives played by the Queensbury […]
Spies existed both in fact and in fiction long before Commander James Bond became M.I.5’s Agent 007 but his zeitgeist attitude of detached cool captured the public’s imagination to such […]
Those of a certain vintage will remember Detective Inspector Jack Regan (John Thaw) and Detective Sergeant George Carter (Dennis Waterman) as they battled violent crime on the streets of London […]
When the bad guys run, the good guys need to chase them – and fast.
Two things happened in my late 60s childhood. My mother won Herb Alpert’s Greatest Hits in a radio call-in competition and The Champions aired on TV. Thus began my obsession […]
You would think that one career in a lifetime would suffice and anything else is just plain greedy.
You’re talking Quota Quickies – sounds like a stag film to me.
The existential mess of modern angst