Shiny Shelf
By Stephen Lavington on 04 December 2006 Comments Off

People have their own preferences as to which is the best film version of ‘A Christmas Carol’. For my money, however, the pick of the bunch is Bill Murray’s ‘Scrooged’.

By Shiny Shelf on 01 January 2006 Comments Off

As 2006 begins, now is the last chance we’ll have to round-up all those things that Shiny Shelf should have reviewed in 2005 but, due to the constraints of time and competence, didn’t get around to. ..

By Iain Hepburn on 02 January 2004 Comments Off

Anyone who thought Sofia Coppola might be trading in on the successful name of her dad had their doubts well and truly dispelled when her debut feature, ‘The Virgin Suicides’, was released…

By Mark Clapham on 15 May 2002 Comments Off

A Saturday lunch time in February finds your correspondent, girlfriend in tow, rushing into central London to catch a rare treat – a cinema screening of seminal 80s spook-com ‘Ghost Busters’. Part of the Prince Charles Cinema’s ‘Retro Kid’ season of classic kids flicks from that decade, the price of a ticket included free coffee, [...]