Monthly Archives: August 2011

Carrie on Sexin’: The Mexicoma

[Contains unsexy SPOILERS!] Apparently it’s been eight months since I railed against the Francophobic finale of Sex and the City, and I wasn’t in any rush particular rush to pick that scab again… but Ch4 televised the spin-off movie last … Continue reading

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The Appuntice: Week 6

[An ongoing series of ill-informed rambles about ITV’s Show Me The Funny] This week the five remaining joke-jockeys headed to Blackpool, the supposed “home of British comedy” (!), for the semi-final round! Weirdly, the ITV programme guide claimed that their … Continue reading

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When One Door Closes…

There were several moments during Sliding Doors (1998) where I was preparing to write it off as a waste of time, only for it to pull me back in again… and overall, I have to say I think the premise … Continue reading

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Working For the Yankee Dollar

Curious to learn more about Arielle Dombasle (of Raging Angel fame), I had a quick Google and found her brilliantly bizarre video for a song called “Rhum and Coca-Cola”… which features a much higher body count than one might expect … Continue reading

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Darn It To Heck!

[Contains SPOILERS… is that a sin?] Obviously I was expecting Raging Angels (1994) to be terrible… I mean, it’s a low-budget supernatural “thriller”, credited to pseudonymous director Alan Smithee, and five separate screenwriters… but I wasn’t expecting it to be … Continue reading

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Criteria!

[Contains SPOILERS… not that it really matters in this case] The nicest thing I can think of to say about The Bachelor (1999) is that Renée Zellweger looks especially lovely with curly hair… so snaps to her stylist on that … Continue reading

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Big S Bidding War!

According to Deadline (via The AV Club): “We have the first major bidding war of the season — I hear ABC, NBC and Fox are in pursuit of Imagine TV/20th Century Fox TV’s untitled Sarah Silverman comedy co-written by and … Continue reading

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