The ghost of Edgar Allan Poe is set to haunt the 2023 Eurovision Song Contest.
Moral Coercion And Twisted Facts From The UK Parliament’s Censorial Fanatics
British politicians and professional censors join forces with American fundamentalists to demand a ban on porn.
The Sight And Sound Greatest Films Poll: The Final Chapter
Don’t say we didn’t warn you. This is our final word on this – at least for a decade.
The Reprobate Movie Night: The Animal People Of The Midnight Sun
A Swedish science fiction movie that was reconstructed into a rather different American monster movie.
The Sticky World Of 1970s Horror Parade
A deliciously ghoulish album from the golden age of trading cards and sticker collections.
The Odd Mythology Of Cursed Films
The strange desire to interpret coincidence, accidents and shameful negligence on film sets as the work of supernatural forces.
Punky’s Whipped – Puncturing The Hilarious Pomposity Of Angel
The return of Angel reminds us again of the biting Frank Zappa satire of the 1970s.
Music Re-Scoring In The Home Video Era
The nightmarishly complex world of music rights and home video releases.
The Modern-Day Blue Pencils Of The Sensitivity Readers
There is no point in trying to make yesterday’s literature inoffensive to easily offended modern readers.
Classic Albums Revisited: Sinéad O’Connor’s How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?
An unexpectedly great later album from the controversial and provocative star.
No Johnny, You Really Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory
Another unnecessary reworking of a song that didn’t need to be messed with.
Bedazzled By Raquel Welch
Looking back at the late, great, iconic sex goddess of 1960s cinema.