Tuesday’s Overlooked A/V: The Bedsitter

I have featured Tony Hancock before on a Tuesday (though I don’t seem to have done The Rebel yet which amazes me; and this reminds me too that I haven’t yet done the apocalyptic comedy The Bedsitting Room). This is an episode of the half hour shows, but an unusual one as it’s the first…

Tuesday’s Overlooked Media: Hancock’s Half Hour

I may well be cheating by having used Hancock’s Half Hour before (although if I weren’t too lazy to do a search myself, I suspect it may actually have been one of the films, either The Punch and Judy Man or The Rebel). However, as I’m without cable or internet at home, I have been…

Tuesday’s Overlooked Film: The Punch and Judy Man (+news)

So, I guess I should mention that I will have a piece in an upcoming gallery show: yes, me. I know, I know: not my usual sort of announcement, but there it is. The show is “Text as Art” and it will open on February 28th at the Arts Center of the Capital Region. Doubtless…

Byron by Way of East Cheam

Ah, Hancock! Not to mention Sid James and John Le Mesurier — and of course, script by Galton and Simpson. Busy busy busy — so much to get done this week before I run away. Somehow it will all get done, right? Wait — wasn’t the end of the semester supposed to be the end…