Archive for category movies
Love-sick, that’s Sir Roger’s friend, unfortunately, and Sir Roger needs your help. Sir Roger has a friend – no, really – who is, to put it politely, totally smitten with this girl. Love-sick is what he is; there is no better way to describe it. UPDATE: Sir Roger’s “friend” has responded fiercely to Sir Roger’s [...]
Elizabeth Taylor. Ah. Sad. But a larger and more explosive and varied and glamorous legacy is rarely made. Sir Roger’s favourite Elizabeth Taylor movie is Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. Perhaps it reminds him of his own torrid, if mercifully brief and nevertheless highly productive, union. Vale, and thank you, Elizabeth Taylor.
Posted: 24 March, 2011 in Culture, Life, Literature, Media, movies, values, Video.
Tags: AIDS, butterfield 8, cat on a hot tin roof, cinema, cleopatra, cultural values, Culture, elizabeth taylor, hollywood, hollywood star, movies, richards burton, sex symbol, star, virginia woolf, Who's afraid of virginia woolf
You can see them squirming in their seats with exquisitely conflicting emotions. “Will he mention me? He should mention me! God I hope he doesn’t mention me!”
Ricky Gervais blows off Hollywood, probably loses friends and future talk show engagements. But who needs friends when you’re the most brilliant man you know?
Posted: 17 January, 2011 in comedy/humour, movies, Video.
Tags: Angelina Jolie, award, Charlie Sheen, comedy, Gervais, Golden Globe, hollywood, Hollywood Foreign Press, humor, humour, Johnny Depp, porn star, Ricky Gervais, the Tourist
Influential and surprising people go to bat for dealing with global warming or clean air or both – including a CIA Director and Richard Branson.
Posted: 13 January, 2011 in Australian Values, Economics, Education, environment, movies, politics and government, Science, US Politics, values, Video.
Tags: branson, clean air, clean water, climate change, Earth, environment, geothermal, global warming, government, politics, Science, solar, solar power, technology, values, Video, wind, wind power
Kim Jong Il Ends Nuclear Program For Lead In Next ‘Batman’
Posted: 5 January, 2011 in comedy/humour, Literature, movies, Video.
Tags: Batman, comedy, foreign policy, humor, humour, international politics, Kim Jong Il, Korea, Korean politics, movies, North Korea, North Korean politics, nuclear, Onion, Onion News, politics, satire, The Onion, US foreign policy, US Politics, Video
Carl Sagan’s birthday present was delivered with a big bang by the Large Hadron Collider this week. Meanwhile a US politician bases science policy on Genesis.
Posted: 10 November, 2010 in Australian Values, comedy/humour, environment, fun, History, movies, mystery, politics and government, Religion, Science, US Politics, values, Video.
Tags: american politics, american religious values, ark, Australian Values, bible, big bang, boson, Carl Sagan, church and state, climate change, comedy, cosmic, cosmos, decline and fall, flood, genesis, global warming, gluon, Higgs Boson, humor, humour, impressions, Large Hadron Collider, lead ion, LHC, Mass, Michael Caine, Noah, politics, quark, rainbow, Religion, religious values, Science, science values, scientific values, universe, US Politics, values
a new, an alien, religion. Such powerful theatre, wondrous ceremony, gorgeous ritual and exotic ultra-dimension beings from the infinite corners of the universe
Posted: 16 June, 2010 in comedy/humour, Language, movies, mystery, Religion, Science, values, Video.
Tags: Catholic, ceremony, comedy, communion, conversion, eucharist, humor, humour, Mass, Pope, Religion, religious conversion, religious values, ritual, Roman catholic, sci-fi, Star Wars, Video, youtube
As Sir Rogers sister-in-law says: “Short, eloquent and beautiful”. Also very moving. Said to be an winning film from Greece in this year’s Atlanta Film Festival
Serenity on the box tonight and “Restore Joss Whedon and his Smoking Hot Ass Kicking Chicks” on Pharyngula! It’s a miracle!
Posted: 8 May, 2010 in comedy/humour, Culture, Media, movies, mystery, Religion, Sex, Video.
Tags: Ass Kicking Chicks, dolls house, joss whedon, miracle, Sarah Connor Chronicles, serenity, Summer Glau, Video, whedon
Today, Sir Roger celebrates his 1,000th post in 1277 days – or exactly 3½ years – since the inaugural, ungainly, embarrassing post – Minister von Rock Opens Australian Refujesus Exhibition – on 15 October 2006. Since then he has improved marginally, been mentioned in the Press and on numerous websites, and been [...]
Posted: 13 April, 2010 in Aussie Citizenship, Australian Politics, Australian Values, Blogging, comedy/humour, Computing, Culture, Economics, Education, environment, fun, Guantanamo/Hicks, History, Immigration, Internet, Iran, Iraq, Language, legal, Life, Literature, lolcats, Maths, Media, Medicine, movies, music, mystery, politics and government, Racism, Religion, Science, Sex, Sport, US Politics, values, Video.
Are Your Children Safe from The Pope’s Predators? “Kiss the boys and make them cry”, starring Robin Williams as Father Doubtful. SUFFER Your Little Children
Posted: 4 April, 2010 in comedy/humour, movies, mystery, Religion, Sex, values, Video.
Tags: action movie, are your children safe, children, christmas, comedy, Easter, humor, humour, jesus, Julie Andrews, MAD, Mary Poppins, Mrs Doubtfire, paedophilia, parody, pedophile, priest, recut, Religion, religious values, Robin Williams, satire, Schwartzenegger, Terminator
This is a reminder that in just three days’ time Three Idiots, the biggest ever Bollywood Blockbuster, is having a charity screening at Letchworth in England
Posted: 1 March, 2010 in Australian Values, comedy/humour, Culture, fun, movies, values.
Tags: blockbuster, Bollywood, charity, Druk White Lotus School, Ladakh, Letchworth, movies, Three Idiots
We’ve just been watching Star Wars VI: Return of the Jedi and we were utterly moved by Vader’s death as never before. We had to share the moment with you again
Posted: 13 February, 2010 in comedy/humour, Culture, movies, music, Religion, values, Video.
Tags: bayou, Darth Vader, darth vader's redemption, Death Star, Emperor, harmonica, harp, Jedi, Jedi Knight, Luke, Luke Skywalker, redemption, Return of the Jedi, Star Wars, the Dark Side, the Force, the good side
Bollywood movies are a monster pie full of more than you can dream of. Singing, dancing, romance, colour, pathos, vistas, comedy, discos, fast cars and culture
Posted: 11 February, 2010 in Australian Values, comedy/humour, Culture, Education, Life, movies, Sex, values, Video.
Tags: Australian Values, Bollywood, colour, comedy, cultural values, dancing, Education, film, fundraising, Garden City, India, Indian movie, Ladakh, Letchworth, London, movie, movie night, pathos, romance, singing, St Christopher School, Three Idiots, tragedy, values, West End