Tag Archives: St. Trinian’s

Quasi-GothWatch: Talulah Riley

Sorry, I’m still on a bit of a St Trinian’s kick at the mo! Although Talulah Riley’s character ‘Annabelle’ never officially joins any of the school’s tribes, there is a scene halfway through the first film, where they each give … Continue reading

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GothWatch: Montserrat Lombard

I accept that I am not the target audience for a flick like St Trinian’s 2: The Legend of Fritton’s Gold (2009), and that this critique probably isn’t worth the pixels it’s printed on… but it’s cold in my room, … Continue reading

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Dust to Dust

And so, after three series, Ashes to Ashes finally came to an end last Friday. NO SPOILERS!!! I don’t ‘do’ spoilers… but I would say that their finale can also be seen as an epilogue to Life on Mars, dealing … Continue reading

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Searle @ 90

Today we wish a Happy 90th to Ronald Searle, the influential English artist and cartoonist, best known as the creator of St Trinian’s School (which has been the subject of several books and a couple of decent full-length films). Apparently … Continue reading

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Kathryn Drysdale as ‘Louise’

When Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps first started back in 2001, I couldn’t stand it. For one thing, it featured two refugees from Hollyoaks, which I already despised… and for another, the show was commissioned after … Continue reading

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The Promotion of Peaches

Today St. Trinian’s was released on DVD in the US, following last year’s limited theatrical run. This should not be taken as an endorsement, or an advertisement, because in truth I think the film’s Metacritic score of 39% was well … Continue reading

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Lady Sovereign

I’ll admit, I was a latecomer to the S-O-V party… up until I heard the Ordinary Boys remix of “9 to 5” in St. Trinian’s, she was nothing but a cute face on the magazine covers to me. But that … Continue reading

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