Tag Archives: British sex comedies

Back to the Saucy 1970s!

I’m very pleased that my latest blu-ray box-set collection is now available to buy. Distributed by my friends at 88 Films, the Saucy 70s Collection brings together three of the most celebrated British sex comedies of the decade – Zeta … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Back to the Saucy 1970s!

21 years later, ‘Keeping The British End Up’ returns… as a movie!

The favourite of all the books I’ve written in my career is, unquestionably, Keeping The British End Up, first published in 2001, and subsequently reprinted three more times in different editions. It’s always been my dream to turn the book … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on 21 years later, ‘Keeping The British End Up’ returns… as a movie!

The Mary Millington blu-ray box-set is out 15th June 2020!

On 22 June 2020 The Mary Millington Movie Collection finally receives a luxury release on Blu-ray. This five-disc box-set features beautiful HD remasters of Mary’s most legendary feature films from the late-1970s, including Come Play with Me (1977), The Playbirds (1978), Confessions from the David Galaxy … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Mary Millington blu-ray box-set is out 15th June 2020!

Happy 40th Birthday, Come Play with Me!

Exactly 40 years ago today – 28 April 1977 – something quite extraordinary happened; a low budget sex comedy named Come Play with Me opened at the Moulin Cinema at 42-44 Great Windmill Street, Soho, and changed British cinema history … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Happy 40th Birthday, Come Play with Me!

Take Off Your Clothes… in an Art Gallery

Last year I was approached by the innovative British pop artist, Shuby. An expert in layered silkscreens printed onto canvases, Shuby explained how much she had enjoyed my book Keeping The British End Up and my movie Respectable and asked … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Take Off Your Clothes… in an Art Gallery

Carrying On…

I’ve recently been interviewed by Carry On Blogging, the excellent ‘Carry On’ movie fan-site. They gently probed me about my love of British sex comedies, the making of my debut film Respectable, as well as getting me to reveal which … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Carrying On…

Celebrating Mary Millington Day

Well, 7th April was ‘Mary Millington Day’ in London, when we unveiled a plaque commemorating Come Play with Me and premièred my new film on her incredible life, Respectable – The Mary Millington Story, at the beautiful Regent Street Cinema. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Celebrating Mary Millington Day

Mrs Slocombe’s New Pussy

My very talented friend, writer Derren Litten, the creator of ITV’s long-running hit sitcom Benidorm, has been asked to revive classic 1970s’ sitcom Are You Being Served? for the BBC. Recording for the new pilot episode took place at MediaCityUK … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Mrs Slocombe’s New Pussy

The New Confessions of Robin Askwith…

On Saturday 19 September 2015 I’ll be interviewing legendary British actor Robin Askwith on stage at the Cinema Museum in Kennington, London SE11. We’ll be talking about his colourful life and career – his work with directors Lindsay Anderson, Pete … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on The New Confessions of Robin Askwith…

School for Scandal

The latest DVD release I’ve been working on is finally released this month. Pete Walker’s School for Sex made its début on London screens in February 1969 and enjoyed long residences at several West End cinemas in the capital, including … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on School for Scandal