Tag Archives: Emily Perkins

Hiccups Return

Apparently I haven’t been playing close enough attention, because a new season of Canadian sitcom Hiccups started last month, and I completely blanked it! Lucky for me only three episodes have been broadcast so far, so I should be able to … Continue reading

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Honest to blog!

Somewhere between watching Hard Candy (2005) at the cinema and picking up a DVD boxset of ReGenesis (2004) I became a huge Ellen Page fan. I think she’s a genius actress (and mighty cute to boot), so naturally I was … Continue reading

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Happy Perkday!!!

Yesterday was Emily Perkins‘s B-Day… I missed it, but never mind (I blame the time zones). Hiccups is still trucking along quite nicely… although the last episode featured a whole plot about how Stan couldn’t buy a decent anniversary gift … Continue reading

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The Odd Hiccup(le)

Via the magical picture tube we call “internet” I’ve been able to watch the first six episodes of Hiccups… and I have to say, it’s a funny show. Frankly it’s been a while since I saw a good sitcom on … Continue reading

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Canucks and Chuckles

Apparently the Canadians are making sitcoms now. Who knew? I don’t mean that as a slight on my North American cousins (who, lest we forget, gave us Kids in the Hall, arguably the greatest sketch comedy series of all time), … Continue reading

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Canadian Werewolves in London

Consigned to the BBC’s inglorious graveyard shift tonight (okay, technically tomorrow morning) is the cult lycanthropy-as-metaphor-for-puberty flick Ginger Snaps, which I’ve ranted about before. According to the Beeb’s website, they’ll be showing the sequel (…Unleashed) next week… then, presumably they’ll … Continue reading

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Brace Yourself

Last night I watched the first part of the new Shirley Henderson comedy May Contain Nuts. To get her underachieving daughter into a fancy new school, Henderson decides to substitute for her at the vital entrance exam. Realising that the … Continue reading

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