Posts Tagged ‘television’

Luxury Comedy

Sunday, March 4th, 2012

I nearly had a stroke when I first saw Luxury Comedy, and not in a good way, despite being a fan of The Mighty Boosh and Noel  Fielding. Maybe the absence of the Boosh’s Julian Barrett was too jarring.

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The Moon

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

“If you are a moon and you don’t have a mirror, so you have to, if you want to see your face, you got to have a little look in the rivers. I had a look in there and I’m all, I’m flipping beautiful, I’m all handsome… a smooth white moon. And there’s all… I haven’t got any eyebrows, but I think that only gives me a bit more of an edge.” (4:32)

“When you are the moon, the best form that you can be is a full moon.

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Life on Mars, 1973

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

Life on Mars, the BBC TV sci-fi police show, takes place in 1973. But it’s a 1973 of the mind, and this is a matter of plot, not just artistic license. The show’s protagonist, a police detective, suffers a serious car accident in the year 2006 and wakes up in the early 70s.

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