Monthly Archives: September 2009

Peter Ackroyd’s Venice

Venice: Pure City is the title of Peter Ackroyd’s latest book, which has also been adapted to the screen and is currently showing on Sky Arts. Sadly none of Ackroyd’s television series have yet made it onto DVD. A search … Continue reading

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Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle DVD

Content Provider Provides Those who wish for a second series of this insightful, silly, cynical, breath-of-freah-air, intelligent, surreal, and just plain funny BBC 2 series should use their plastic to support this desire. Or, ‘Go out and buy the Stewart … Continue reading

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Jonathan Meades Off Kilter

A new three part series from Jonathan Meades begins next Wednesday on BBC Four. Rejoice! Yes, the ever-welcome Meades returns to break our televisual fast once again. I was all set to launch into a critique on how BBC Four … Continue reading

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