Monthly Archives: May 2017

The Navy Lark (1959)

Dull service comedy with the usual storyline of the lazy unit that has it all their own way until an uptight Captain wants to shut them down. A minesweeper unit is on Boonzey IslandĀ  near Portsmouth. Captain Povey has seen … Continue reading

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Dial 999 (1958-59)

Robert Beatty stars as Detective Inspector Mike Maguire, a Canadian assigned to Scotland Yard. The show isn’t anything special and it’s no surprise it only lasted one season. From 1959: “50,000 Hands” w/William “Dr.Who” Hartnell – Jeff Richards (William Hartnell) … Continue reading

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Maisie (1939)

First in the successful Maisie series with Ann Sothern as a Brooklyn show girl. In this debut she’s stranded in a small Wyoming town and talks herself into a job on a ranch managed by Robert Young. It’s a bit … Continue reading

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Ask A Policeman (1939)

Another comedy gem with Will Hay, Graham Moffatt and Moore Marriott. This time they’re the police force in a coastal village that hasn’t had a crime for over ten years. Because of the crime free record of Turnbotham Round the … Continue reading

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Nothin’ But The Blues-Joe Williams

[5:17] 1. Who She Do [4:45] 2. Just A Dream [2:41] 3. Hold It Right There [5:12] 4. Please Send Me Someone To Love [4:49] 5. Goin’ To Chicago Blues [3:52] 6. Ray Brown’s In Town [6:55] 7. In The … Continue reading

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The Lost Atlantis (The Mistress Of Atlantis) (1932)

Weird German movie that isn’t like any other film with Atlantis in the title. No scientists, nukes, monsters or even a fish. It’s disjointed and moves slowly but if you like strange check it out. Captain Saint-Avit of the French … Continue reading

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It’s Been A Long,Long Time-Harry James

[3:04] 1. It’s Been A Long, Long Time [2:46] 2. Jubilee [2:58] 3. Melancholy Rhapsody [2:46] 4. Some Of These Days [3:31] 5. Moanin’ Low [3:04] 6. Life Goes To A Party [3:16] 7. Music Makers [3:14] 8. September Song … Continue reading

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