Tag Archives: BBC

Archive TV: BBC Arena- Anita Ekberg Documentary: The Swedish Goddess

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat In the 1950s in Hollywood, there was this blonde bombshell trend that was going on there. Directors and producers, studio executives, were looking got the next hot blonde. Gorgeous, curvy, … Continue reading

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BBC: 1999 Jayne Mansfield Documentary

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review I guess in one way Jayne Mansfield was a great actress and not just a great comedic actress and comedian, but a real great actress at least in the sense … Continue reading

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Franken Splean: BBC’s Omnibus: Hunter S. Thompson’s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, From 1978

Source: Franken Splean: BBC’s Omnibus: Hunter S. Thompson’s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, From 1978 If I was growing up, or an adult in the 1960s and 1970s, I might consider if I had access to, going through that … Continue reading

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Retro Viewing: BBC’s I Love 1979: A Funny Way to End a Funny Decade

Source: Retro Viewing: BBC’s I Love 1979: A Funny Way to End a Funny Decade What do I remember about 1979? Not much. First year of nursery school and unfortunately I do remember that. I still have a class photo … Continue reading

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Anorak: The Michael Parkinson Show- Diana Dors, Kenneth Williams & Desmond Morris- From 1971

Source: Anorak: Diana Dors, Kenneth Williams and Desmond Wilcox- Parkinson Show in 1971 From every interview I’ve seen of Diana Dors at least from the 1970s, she reminds me a lot of another great actress who was also as cute as … Continue reading

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Steve Lamb: David Frost Interview With Muhammad Ali in 1974

Source: Steve Lamb: David Frost Interview With Muhammad Ali in 1974 If there was one person that should’ve wrote a comedy book with all sorts of wisecracks, jokes and monologues in it, its Muhammad Ali. The man was comedian with big … Continue reading

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Modern Lonely TV: Video: BBC: Tories, The Course of Margaret Thatcher, 2001

. I’m not an expert on British politics obviously, but I do follow their politics and government similar to how British political junkies follow American politics. And what the British Labour Party went through from 1997 after they just lost … Continue reading

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