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Gender MALE
Location Lancashire, United Kingdom
Introduction Film, TV, Music obsessive, bookworm, writer, socialist and artist. Living in the past.
Interests Film, TV, Books, Music, History, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, Vintage clothing, Real Ale, Countryside
Favorite Movies Withnail and I, Pride, The Boat That Rocked, Bedazzled, Deep End, Submarine, The Royal Tenenbaums, Gregory's Girl, Local Hero, Comfort and Joy, Shaun Of The Dead, Hot Fuzz, Paul, The Big Lebowski, If, O Lucky Man, Four Weddings and a Funeral, Michael Caine, Woody Allen, Ken Russell, Mike Leigh, but in general too many to mention :), Doctor Who, Life On Mars, Ashes to Ashes, Sherlock, Cardiac Arrest, Bodies, Casualty, Holby City, St Elsewhere, Hill Street Blues, Sons Of Anarchy, Deadwood, The Wire, Edge Of Darkness, A Very Peculiar Practice, Dennis Potter, Cambridge Spies, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Smiley's People, Robin of Sherwood, Sapphire and Steel, The Avengers, The Persauders, The Prisoner, The Thick Of It, Ricky Gervais, The Office, Extras, Rev., Curb Your Enthusiasm, Charlie Brooker, Chris Morris, Nathan Barley, Steve Coogan, Saxondale, Alan Partridge, Human Remains, Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Rik Mayall, Ade Edmondson, Jam and Jerusalem, Comic Strip Presents, Spaced, The IT Crowd, but in general too many to mention :)
Favorite Music John Martyn, Kate Bush, The Rolling Stones, The Who, Pink Floyd, Roxy Music, David Bowie, Kate Rusby, Nick Drake, The Sundays, The Kinks, Rose Elinor Dougall, Bob Dylan, Cat Stevens, Focus, Caravan, Jethro Tull, The Bad Shepherds, Ella Edmondson, Elbow, KT Tunstall, Tori Amos, The Fall, Joy Division, New Order, The Durruti Column, Fleet Foxes, but in general too many to mention :)
Favorite Books The Rebus series by Ian Rankin, The Martin Beck series by Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo, The Wallander series by Henning Mankell, Engleby by Sebastian Faulks, 1984 by George Orwell, The Space Captain Smith series by Toby Frost, The Rotters Club by Jonathan Coe, Squaring The Circle by Jonathan Coe, Sherlock Holmes, John Le Carre, Len Deighton