Tag Archives: Mediæval Bæbes

Délicieux!

Although Jennifer Saunders didn’t actually mention the sitcom Let Them Eat Cake (1999) in her memoir Bonkers, reading it did inspire me to finally get around to buying this series on DVD, as part of my ongoing arm-chair exploration of … Continue reading

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Happy Winterval!

Although Ch5 started playing crappy made-for-TV Christmas movies around mid-October (seriously!), and the supermarkets have been playing “seasonal” music for the last couple weeks, I have a strict embargo against listening to any festive tunes until the 1st of December … Continue reading

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“A Weak And Feeble Woman…”

[Contains sealed-up spy-holes and SPOILERS!!!] Despite the unassertive presentation of the DVD boxset I bought, The Virgin Queen (2005) turned out to one of the best historical dramas I’ve seen in a long while. Obviously it still suffers from a little … Continue reading

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