Monday Montage

What’s happening, what’s on and what’s interesting this week …

Explore the cultural history and present-day economy of Hickory. Don’t miss CATAWBANS – tonight at 9 on UNC-TV (repeating Thursday at 8pm on the North Carolina Channel and Thursday at 10pm on UNC-TV).

Good Liar, a new film starring Helen Mirren (Prime Suspect) and Ian McKellen (Vicious), is due this time next year. The Bill Condon-directed movie has a release date of November 15, 2019. Continue reading

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Just saw this on Twitter. If you’re not a fan of Monty Python’s Flying Circus, I don’t think we can be friends.

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Monday Montage

What’s happening, what’s on and what’s interesting this week …

She’s one of the most beloved actresses of her time. Take a definitive look at the life and career of BETTY WHITE: FIRST LADY OF TELEVISION – Tuesday night at 8 on UNC-TV.

It’s not quite the DOWNTON ABBEY movie but three of the show’s stars had a mini-reunion in Hollywood recently. Michelle Dockery posted a photo of herself with Dan Stevens and Allen Leech as the stars socialized in Los Angeles. Continue reading

Monday Montage

What’s happening, what’s on and what’s interesting this week …

Twenty years ago, a woman sat on a jury ago that handed down the death penalty to a man convicted in a double homicide. Now, living with an unbearable feeling of guilt, she commits to tracking down her fellow jurors to tackle past demons. Tune in as POV presents LINDY LOU, JUROR NUMBER 2 – tonight at 10 on UNC-TV.

The DOWNTON ABBEY MOVIE is a go! By all reports, the hit MASTERPIECE series will make it to the big screen with most, if not all, of the original cast. Is it too early to Fandango that? [Update: Looks like Lily James is not part of the film.] Continue reading

Sounds Familiar

“Now, look here, O’Reilly, I want my dining room door put back in and this other one taken away by one o’clock, do you understand? No, no, no, I don’t want to debate about it. If you’re not over here in 20 minutes with my door, I shall come over there and insert a large garden gnome in you. Good day.” – Basil Fawlty (John Cleese), talking on the phone to a contractor after discovering he’s botched a job, FAWLTY TOWERS (“The Builders”)