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Captain Scarlet voice actor Francis Matthews dies

15 June 2014 Actor Francis Matthews, who was the voice of Captain Scarlet in Gerry Anderson's 1960s TV show, has died at the age of...

Radio Legend Casey Kasem Dead at 82

15 June 2014 Casey Kasem, the voice of pop radio for nearly four decades, died on Father's Day sunday at St. Anthony’s Hospital near Seattle. As...

Jim Keays of Oz rock legends Masters Apprentices has died

13 June 2014 Jim Keays, who helped kick off garage rock in Australia and then helped transform the Masters Apprentices into one of the best...

Judge: Daughter can now stop food for Casey Kasem

11 June 2014 A judge has reversed his earlier decision and granted the daughter of Casey Kasem the authority to withhold medication, food and fluids from...

Judge rules that ‘critical’ Casey Kasem needs medication

10 June 2014 A judge has ruled that Casey Kasem must be hydrated, fed and medicated while a court lawyer assesses his health. Kasem, the voice...

Rik Mayall, star of The Young Ones, dies aged 56

9 June 2014 British comedian and actor Rik Mayall has died at home, aged 56. He played obnoxious, poetry-writing anarchist Rick in The Young Ones with his...

Paul McCartney postpones US tour dates

11 June 2014 Sir Paul McCartney has postponed a number of US tour dates while he continues to recover from a virus he contracted last...

The Who make 1970s ticket offer

20 July 2012 Fans with tickets for a cancelled 1979 concert by The Who in Rhode Island, USA, will be able to use them when...

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Turkey Shoot (1982)

In the totalitarian near future, objectors to the authoritarian rule are labelled 'social deviants' and sent to prison camps for re-education and behaviour modification. The...

Sorry I’m Single

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In the distant future, a beautiful Space Virgin (blonde Hustler centrefold Kari Klark) is apparently the last of the human species. Manufactured in a...

Hobson’s Choice (1954)

Widowed Henry Horatio Hobson (Charles Laughton) is the owner/operator of Hobson's Boots in Salford in the 1880s. Henry lives with his three adult daughters, Maggie (Brenda...

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1 9 8 4 (UK) 6 x 30 minute episodes 1 9 8 6 (UK) 6 x 30 minute episodes Six episodes of this Thames Television sitcom originally aired...

Dawson’s Weekly

1 9 7 5 (UK) 7 x 30 minute episodes Rubber-faced comedian Les Dawson tried his hand at sitcom in June and July of 1975 with a little...