Monthly Archives: October 2009

#132 – Million Dollar Baby

The fifth and last of the pugilism-themed films for the moment, mainly because I haven’t actually got any more. 48/250

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#72 – Raging Bull

This has been sat in my "to-watch" pile since I picked it up at the start of the year. Seeing as I’ve just finished my run through the series of Rocky films, this seemed like the logical film to follow … Continue reading

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#191 Wo hu cang long

That’s Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon for the culturally ignorant, a film I don’t think I’ve seen since I imported the DVD from abroad back in early 2001. 46/250

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Black and White

  More photos (in colour): Ethan, Lauren, and Evie

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The Bad Shepherds – Gloucester Guildhall

A trek up the M5 tonight to see Ade Edmondson and his band The Bad Shepherds again. Support came from his daughter Ella Edmondson and her band, the bassist seemed somewhat lucky to still be standing given the amount of … Continue reading

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Bellowhead – Cheese and Grain, Frome

Support tonight came from the duo Belshazzars Feast, one of whom, Paul Sartin, comprises one eleventh of Bellowhead. Their repertoir included Mozart, Music for a Found Harmonium, and the “Just One Cornetto” advert. The mass ranks of Bellowhead took took … Continue reading

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They seem to like it

Basement to Beechen Cliff review: The Bath Chronicle: Fame and fortune for former students at Beechen Cliff

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It is done

And about time too. Basement to Beechen Cliff Soon to be available from not many bookshops at all really.

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#97 – Jaws

If you watch the movie ‘Jaws’ backwards, it’s a movie about a shark that keeps throwing up people until they have to open a beach. 45/250

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Duxford Autumn Air Display 2009

Another Sunday, another trek across country for an air display, this time to Duxford, not that many miles from Old Warden where we were last Sunday. This time we had the added honour of a trip in Father’s new Citroen … Continue reading

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