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Good Friday 2022

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A happy Good Friday to you all! Today, I’m sharing my review on ‘Jesus of Nazareth’, a 1977 TV dramatisation on the Biblical story of Jesus Christ, directed by Franco Zeffirelli and featuring a stellar cast led by Robert Powell as Jesus. I used to watch ‘Jesus of Nazareth’ as a kid at around Christmas and Easter time. Continue reading

DVD Reviews – ‘The Miss Marple Collection’ with Joan Hickson

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Welcome to ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog and I’m Tim Bradley!

Well, Sarah Sutton said I should do more ‘Agatha Christie’ stuff on my blog in the Aprils Fools sketch we did earlier this year and what good timing to post this after my ‘Doctor Who’ post on ‘The Unicorn and the Wasp’. Today, I’ve added my reviews on the 12 stories featured in the BBC ‘Miss Marple’ TV series, starring Joan Hickson as the title sleuth. I’ve enjoyed watching these adaptations. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘The Barchester Chronicles’

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Welcome to ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog and I’m Tim Bradley!

As I said in my ‘New Drama Page’ post last week, I’ve now added my DVD review on ‘The Barchester Chronicles’. This is a seven-part BBC TV serial, based on the books by Anthony Trollope. The serial stars Donald Pleasance, Nigel Hawthorne, Alan Rickman, Clive Swift, Geraldine McEwan and Susan Hampshire. Continue reading