Bugsy Malone – Down & Out (Children’s Musical)

Here’s another hit from the successful and ever-popular children’s musical, Bugsy Malone. This has to be one of the most under-rated musicals in history. The soundtrack is a knock-out and manages to incorporate adult themes into a movie featuring only child actors. In this song and scene, we are reminded that tomorrow’s another day. We […]

Top 10 Signs That A Movie Character Is Going To Die

Yep. You’ve all seen them, the movie characters who make you wonder when exactly they’re going to die, usually horribly. They stand out in movies. You know the ones. The girl who goes into the basement when she hears a strange noise. The fella who goes outside to get firewood when there’s a maniac about. […]

Top 10 Strange Things Named After Famous people

Society just loves to immortalise celebrities, even when we know better. Even in Republics, the people move to create new monarchies from among the A-listers. In the UK, the two groups have now converged with the inclusion of Meghan Markle into the Windsor family; a celebrity who is now a royal. There is also the […]

Top 10 Scariest Horror Movie Deaths

Horror movies, where would we be without them? Probably not hiding behind the sofa for a start. People love to be scared. We pay a premium these days to go to the cinema and sit amongst smelly, popcorn-chomping, crisp-farting others and be frightened by what appears on the screen. The studios love the genre. Some […]

Top 20 Iconic Horror Movie Masks

It’s perhaps of concern that so many people like to dress up as horror villains and wear masks associated with evil intent. Halloween must be a psychologist’s wet dream. We, the people, like to become the bad guy, if only in our fevered imaginations. We become Michael Myers, Leatherface and Freddie Kruger, giving little thought […]

Fool Me Twice – Robert B. Parker Thriller

Fool Me Twice by Robert B. Parker (Michael Brandman) Robert B. Parker died in 2010. This novel was released in 2013. It is not Parker’s own work, of course (unless a seance was employed), but that of Michael Brandman, approved by the Parker estate. It’s understandable why Brandman has been chosen. He writes like Parker […]