Blightyvision: “The Song of Lunch”

Directed and adapted by Niall MacCormick Based on the poem by Christoper Reid Starring Alan Rickman and Emma Thompson Dramatize a modern poem.  Oh dear. I’m a bluff old traditionalist, in that I’ve never quite been able to get behind modern poetry.  It’s not so much a dislike as a discomfort, even after studying it […]

Posted on November 18, 2010 at 00:13 by Kara Dennison · Permalink · Comments Closed
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BBC Releases Autumn/Winter 2010 Preview

I’ve complained in the past — back when I still pulled teeth doing the Watchlist — that the Beeb is terrible about releasing information about their upcoming shows.  One thing they do right well, though, is put together nice trailers when they do feel like announcing their seasonal offerings. Thus.  (And no fear, it’s all […]