James Mason

Finding Mr Merrick

An author who has written a biography of Joseph Merrick, the so-called ‘Elephant Man’, has tracked down his final resting place. Jo Vigor-Mungovin consulted cemetery records around the time of Joseph Merrick’s death and found he had been interred at the City of London Cemetery & Crematorium, near Epping Forest. The problem had always been that although […]

Cool Double-Bills No.1

An occasional series in which I pair two little-seen films together to make a neat double-bill. It’s an idea I developed years ago, after seeing one of the rarer double bills at my local cinema; ‘The Strange Vengeance Of Rosalie’ and ‘To Kill A Clown’. In the former, psychotic Bonnie Bedelia lured a businessman to […]