Whatever happened to Christian Slater?

Not sure where this thought came from – one of my many random ones during the day I suppose. Whatever its origins, it’s an issue that needs addressing. Not that I’ll solve anything, but a problem shared is a problem halved, as my Nan likes to say. Some would say he’s had his day, perhaps… Continue reading Whatever happened to Christian Slater?

Top swordplay scenes and fencing movie moments – en garde!

Yesterday I went for my first ever fencing lesson with a group of mates. Quite an interesting sport – a lot harder than I expected. As our Hungarian instructor attempted to explain the technique behind parry and riposte, my thoughts drifted to iconic swordplay scenes from movies. Let’s look at some of my favourites: The… Continue reading Top swordplay scenes and fencing movie moments – en garde!