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Agatha Christie’s The Secret Adversary (1983) – reviewed by George

The beginning: in sepia tones we see an up-close-and-personal version of the sinking of the Lusitania. Then cut to color and a very peaceful English park with a mother and child feeding ducks on one side of a pond,¬†and Tuppence … Continue reading

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Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004) – reviewed by George

Bridget Jones (Renee Zellweger) and Mark Darcy (Colin Firth) are now living together in Mark’s beautiful home. They are deeply in love, but Mark is not at all demonstrative, even in private, so Bridget lacks confidence in his love. Bridget … Continue reading

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Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001) – reviewed by George

This generally delightful film meets my rom-com specifications: leads I like (actually three of them in this case) and at least one-third of the film has to be funny. Now to hedge my bets. There are a number of silly … Continue reading

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Douglas Wilmer is Sherlock Holmes in “Sherlock Holmes” (1964-1965): Episodes 1-4 – reviewed by George

This second TV series of Holmes ran for 13 episodes, all based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle stories, and all still in existence. The series was produced by the BBC, and starred Douglas Wilmer, who would later play Diogenes Gent … Continue reading

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