DVD, Film, Horror, Music

Through this Glass, darkly…

Cover of "Candyman"
Cover of Candyman

Before I give you my music for today’s mood, let me ask this: do you remember Candyman?

The music was composed by minimalist Philip Glass, the film based on Clive Barker‘s short story ‘The Forbidden’. Glass is as good a composer as Barker is a writer, and thus my choice of music for today; it portrays my mood rather well.

Philip Glass, Monumenta 2008
Philip Glass, Monumenta 2008 (Photo credit: looking4poetry)

Philip Glass, Metamorphosis

Events, Humour, Lookalikes, Music

Eurovision Special

eurovision

Well, it’s that date again when Europe is subjected to the audible and visual disappointments of the Eurovision Song Contest. So today I’m doing a little twist on my Look-alike series. Not look-alikes, but name-alikes.

Bonnie Tyler
Bonnie Tyler
Bonnie Langford
Bonnie Langford

Definition of bonny

(also bonnie)
adjective (bonnier, bonniest)chiefly Scottish & Northern English
  • attractive or beautiful:a bonny lass

When I was a kid, there was bloke in our town called Pan Arse. No, no photos.

Thanks to Pelotard for these topical lookalikes (any more?):
Romanian Entry
Romanian Entry Cezar

Megamind
Megamind

Well, as a Hellraiser fan I am shocked to find that Pinhead has been castrated just to give the Romanians a chance: