Dearest, loveliest Meg – Part Twenty-Two

  Chapter Twenty-Two My eyes were riveted on Douglas’ suddenly ashen face,  which showed the expressed shock and disbelief he was experiencing. He walked slowly toward Petite-Maman, gently took her hands in his and spoke to her in urgent French. I roughly translated their conversation on behalf of the rest of the audience. It sounded … Read moreDearest, loveliest Meg – Part Twenty-Two

Why Do the Brits Call the U.K. ‘Blighty’?

By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on August 27th, 2014 Share on Tumblr Homesickness can do funny things to people. It can create fierce patriotism where once there was just allegiance; it can create an idealised society in the mind, one in which no one is ever cruel or selfish or rude because that’s the society the … Read moreWhy Do the Brits Call the U.K. ‘Blighty’?

UK ITV Sets Premiere Date For ‘The Suspicions Of Mr Whicher’ Season 3

By The TVWise Team | August 27, 2014 – 3:59 pm | Category : News, UK News The third run of ITV’s The Suspicions of Mr Whicher will premiere on Sunday September 7th at 9:05pm, it has been announced. The Suspicions of Mr Whicher is based on the real life career of celebrated 19th century … Read moreUK ITV Sets Premiere Date For ‘The Suspicions Of Mr Whicher’ Season 3

Kill Your Darlings 2013

GAY Themed SYNOPSIS As a young man in the 1940s, poet Allen Ginsberg wins a place at Columbia University in New York City. He arrives as a very inexperienced freshman, but soon runs into Lucien Carr, who is very anti-establishment and rowdy. After a while, Ginsberg discovers that Carr only manages to stay at Columbia … Read moreKill Your Darlings 2013

Dearest, loveliest Meg – Part Twenty-One

  Chapter Twenty-One Elinor, my trustworthy sister, took matters in hand in her usual sensible way. I was whisked away by two maids and brought to my room where they assisted me in bathing and changing into my nightdress. I felt suddenly very worn out and had no objection when Elinor instructed me to bed. … Read moreDearest, loveliest Meg – Part Twenty-One

Starz Renews ‘Outlander’ For Second Season

Starz Renews ‘Outlander’ For Second Season By Patrick Munn Category : News, US News Tags : Outlander, Starz Starz has renewed Outlander for a second season, TVWise has learned. The size of the pick up has not been finalised, but Starz said that the show’s second season would consist of at least thirteen episodes, down … Read moreStarz Renews ‘Outlander’ For Second Season

Some Facts about Outlander

The Costumes Are as Authentic as Possible—Including What’s Underneath! No Velcro, no zippers, not a lot of shoes, and kilts are worn as kilts are supposed to be worn – with absolutely nothing underneath. These are true Scots! What’s not authentic are the effects of war and journeying through the highlands. To achieve the look … Read moreSome Facts about Outlander

Dearest, loveliest Meg – Part Twenty

    Chapter Twenty “Dobson,” Wilkinson howled, “go back to the crypt! They are still in the passage!” Meanwhile, I had reached the obstruction resulting from the first cave-in, about twelve to fifteen yards from the outer entrance. “Douglas, hurry,” I shouted, “they are coming!” It had the desired effect, for the moonlight was blotted … Read moreDearest, loveliest Meg – Part Twenty

Far From the Madding Crowd (BBC 2015)

Release May 01, 2015  (UK & US) Far From the Madding Crowd Synopsis Time Period: 1869 Victorian Based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy, FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD is the story of independent, beautiful and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene (Carey Mulligan), who attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak (Matthias Schoenaerts), a sheep farmer, captivated by her wilful … Read moreFar From the Madding Crowd (BBC 2015)