Film (145)

Tuesday, 10 May 2022 13:11

Private Walker of Dad’s Army Changed My Life

Written by Matteo Sedazzari

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Like many of my generation, the BBC situation comedy Dad’s Army was prime time viewing during the mid-seventies.  A show about the British Home Guard, a collection of volunteers doing their best at a British coastal town to prevent a Nazi invasion during wartime Britain. The volunteers were usually too old to join the army, hence the common nickname Dad’s Army.

Monday, 02 May 2022 11:06

Next Goal Wins Reviewed

Written by Matteo Sedazzari

‘If you ever get in real trouble, don't panic. Sit down and think about it. Remember two things, always. There must be some way out of it and there must be humour in it somewhere’ - Louise Fitzhugh - Author

Monday, 25 April 2022 13:51

When Laurel and Hardy met Norman Wisdom

Written by A.J Marriot

There is a very strong, indefinable spiritual bond that binds comedians together, one which makes them want to seek out each other's company – regardless of the distance or hardship involved.

Wednesday, 30 March 2022 13:55

Not Another One! – Most Pointless Film Sequels

Written by Bob Rogers

We’re massive cinephiles here at Zani. We live and breathe the media of film, reveling in the experience of sitting in a dark room, and watching as mesmerising narratives are spun before our very eyes.

Thursday, 27 January 2022 10:46

Start !- The Story Behind Del Boy of Only Fools and Horses

Written by Matteo Sedazzari

Inspiration, like love, can arrive in your life when you least expect it. This certainly happened to David Jason when he and his work partner, both electricians, went looking for a job.

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