Michael Caine

Caine’s Generation

I’ve just delivered the new Bryant & May novel, ‘The Lonely Hour’, along with my last new short story, specially written for crime editor Maxim Jacubowski’s possibly final collection, and before I go back into a new draft of my medieval epic I need to restock my brain, so I’m catching up with stuff I […]

Why The Sixties Didn’t Really Swing

Marianne Faithful has done the maths and reckons that ‘Swinging London’ consisted of no more than 300 people in the know. In the same way that British punk mainly existed around a single shop on the King’s Road and later in a handful of West End streets, London’s swingers were a privileged group of bright […]

Not Many People Got That Right

Apparently, Michael Caine never said ‘Not many people know that’. It was Peter Sellars. Democracy has found itself a new website. ICorrect has turned up to set the record straight about what people say and do in public. Here’s how it describes itself on its site. ICorrect is the website to set the record straight. […]