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Wednesday 8 March 2017
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Shaw ‘Nuff

Jazz fans can look away now – this post isn’t anything to do with Dizzy Gillespie’s track of the same name. However, if instead (or also) you’re a reader who enjoys crime fiction hold on. William Shaw isn’t an author … Continue reading

Saturday 4 March 2017
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Comic Book Origins

After a little further digging around, it turns out that The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec (2010) was based on a series of graphic novels by Jacques Tardi. Given the nature of her adventures, that is hardly surprising. That also … Continue reading

Friday 3 March 2017
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Adèle Blanc-Sec

This evening we watched The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec (2010), a phantasmagorical adventure movie directed by Luc Besson. It did put me in mind of The Fifth Element (1997), although as a rather lower budget version where they couldn’t … Continue reading