Tag Archives: Winona Ryder

Applesauce 6: Wendy’s Big Break

[Contains insanely expensive pens and SPOILERS!!!] I was just gearing up to watch the sixth season of The Larry Sanders Show (1998) when the sad news of Garry Shandling’s death broke, adding an extra layer of poignancy to this final … Continue reading

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Junona Tremainhard

Obviously if I posted here every time I spotted a cute/cool picture of an actress I liked, my unfortunate followers would be getting update notifications on a half-hourly basis… but when three of my long-time crushes cuddle up for a … Continue reading

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GothWatch Prime: Lydia Deetz

On the off-chance anyone was looking for recommendations, I’d have to say that Tim Burton’s Beetlejuice (1988) is pretty much the perfect Halloween movie… macabre, creepy, bawdy, colourful, silly, sweet, sharp, laugh-out-loud funny, and wholly unique. It’s also the movie … Continue reading

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Mermaids Vs. Angels!

Now that I have a carrier-bag of X-Files DVDs to work through, I find I have a lot less patience when it comes to watching the random movies that crop up on TV. For instance, this weekend Ch5 were showing Mermaids … Continue reading

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Plot Holes & Revelations

[Contains unholy SPOILERS!] As I’ve said before, I’m an easy mark for films about angels and demons, and often find myself sitting through a lot of tedious dreck, for the sake of those batshit crazy moments when Hell literally breaks … Continue reading

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Out For The Count

As I’ve mentioned before, I have vivid memories of fetishizing a pack of trading cards featuring images from Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992), back in my formative years. Watching the film again to help get me into the Hallowe’en spirit, I still get … Continue reading

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Hunting of the Snarky

Last night Ch4 showed Failure to Launch (2006), a romantic comedy starring Matthew McConaughey as a ruggedly handsome, extreme sports dude who still lives with his parents, and Sarah Jessica Parker as the creepy, manipulative woman who is hired to … Continue reading

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