October 15th, 2004

breaking bad

Zed Victor One

Last night I saw a black and white episode of Z-cars from the 1960s on BBC4. I watched expecting it to be mannered, nostalgic and crude. In fact it was very high quality. It was written by the playwright Alan Plater, and starred a young Brian Blessed as PC 'Fancy' Smith. Blessed gave a wonderful performance, slightly eccentric but charismatic.
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breaking bad

Me too, me too

A book I got and you don't

'Of Grammatology' by Derrida

A CD I got and you don't

'La Mystere de Voix Bulgares'

Victoria Land, by the Cocteau twins

A video I got and you don't

Yojimbo

A place I been and you haven't

Darlington

Shard End, Birmingham

Or am I wrong?

EDIT - I am wrong about everything except place, which is a bit easier than the others. Though I'm quite pleased. It's nice to have things in common.