Cult Movie: BFI's Flipside brand brought me
the Irish NewsCult Movie: BFI's Flipside brand brought me some of my top films of the yearthe Irish NewsFeaturing a deeply spooked central performance from Angela Pleasence, daughter of Halloween star Donald, as a mentally disturbed woman left alone in an old country mansion as a storm brews, it's an almost unbearably tense thriller and a wonderfully odd ...
Posted on 29 December 2016 | 6:05 pm
Angela Pleasence Exhibits Madness and Love
PopMattersAngela Pleasence Exhibits Madness and Love in 'Symptoms'PopMattersConsidered by many to be a “lost” film (recently found and now pressed onto disc by Mondo Macabro), this British-Belgian effort is notable for its British leading star, a then young and inexperienced Angela Pleasence, known to many as the daughter of ...
Posted on 25 August 2016 | 12:24 am
Symptoms Limited Edition Blu-ray Detailed -
Symptoms Limited Edition Blu-ray DetailedBlu-ray.comIndependent U.S. distributors Mundo Macabro have detailed their upcoming Limited Edition Blu-ray release of José Ramón Larraz's film Symptoms(1974), starring Angela Pleasence, Peter Vaughan, and Lorna Heilbron. The upcoming (red case) Limited ...
Posted on 24 March 2016 | 11:11 pm
Happy Valley, review: did Daryl's mum turn
Happy Valley, review: did Daryl's mum turn the gun on herself? Plus ten more talking pointsTelegraph.co.ukWe've seen it already this series with the likes of Angela Pleasence, George Costigan, Charlie Murphy, Amelia Bullmore and Con O'Neill. Now was the turn of award-winning Irish actress Susan Lynch as farmer Alison Garrs, who went from denial to grief to ...and more »
Posted on 9 March 2016 | 10:17 am
Never mind the Trollope, Doctor Thorne gets
Never mind the Trollope, Doctor Thorne gets the Fellowes treatmentThe GuardianI'm sure plenty of people remember the Barchester Chronicles; it may be decades old now but that adaptation with such luminaries as Nigel Hawthorne, Geraldine McEwan, Alan Rickman, Donald AND Angela Pleasence, Barbara Flynn, Clive Swift and many ...and more »
Posted on 6 March 2016 | 1:01 am
Blu-ray Review: The Godsend/The Outing
Alan (The Campbells‘ Malcolm Stoddard) and Kate Marlowe (Manhunt‘s Cyd Hayman) do the charitable thing of letting Angela Pleasence (Donald’s daughter) stay in their guest room. After the baby pops out, mom goes missing. The Marlowe’s adopt the baby ...
Posted on 22 July 2015 | 9:03 pm
Churchill? River Song!? My Big Finish
A secret affair that none of us, Whovian or not, knew about. It’d be an absolute pleasure to see Joanna Page and/or Angela Pleasence reprise their role as Elizabeth I along the course of her long, eventful life and reign as Queen. Pretty Please ...
Posted on 6 July 2015 | 6:00 pm
New Who: The Story Thus Far – Series 3
Last but not least, the revealing of Queen Elizabeth I (Angela Pleasence) having a unknown grudge against ... (which in my eyes was one of the most chilling cliff-hangers of Doctor Who). This brought about its alliance with the Tenth Doctor and its ideas ...
Posted on 15 March 2014 | 6:55 am
As the Christmas trees and gingerbread men are decorated and the warm apple cider is indulged, beloved Christmas films complement the season to ... Scott, Frank Finlay, Angela Pleasence, and director Clive Donner. “National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation ...
Posted on 7 December 2013 | 6:16 pm
A Primer For Doctor Who’s ‘Day of the
This will mark Queen Elizabeth’s third appearance in a Doctor Who episode. She last appeared in the episode “The Shakespeare Code” and was played by Angela Pleasence. When Queen Elizabeth saw the Doctor in “The Shakespeare Code,” she was not ...
Posted on 22 November 2013 | 12:30 pm