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May
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A Little History Of The World / E.H Gombrich

Now here’s a nice little book that I really did come across by complete chance. Until I got made redundant about a year and a half ago the majority of my daylight hours were spent in a grotty, windowless prop house where one of my recurring duties was cleaning up the book area. Crates of [...]

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May
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DVD Purgatory #3

Do you remember the original Maniac from 1980? The story of a heavy breathing tormented serial killer with mother issues driven to slaughtering young women on a nightly basis? It’s definitely one of the grottiest horror movies ever made. Maniac’s nocturnal New York is a piss stained oblivion stuck together by depressing wallpaper and creeping [...]