Updates…

My galley copy of ‘The Tattered Banner’ arrived today, bringing with it the delightful requirement of a proofread (another one). It’s exciting to be so close to the end of the journey with this book though, or at least bringing one part of that...

My Favourite Swashbucklers Part IV

Parts I, II, and III of this series can be found by clicking on the numerals. Again the spoiler warning; there may be spoilers below! 10. The Prince and the Pauper, 1937. Starring Errol Flynn, Claude Rains. Based on the eponymous novel by Mark Twain. This one takes a...

My Favourite Swashbucklers Part III

Parts I and II of this can be found by clicking on the numerals. Once again, there is the potential for spoilers to be present below, so proceed with that in mind! 6. The Black Swan, 1942. Starring Tyrone Power, Maureen O’Hara. Tyrone Power makes his second...

My Favourite Swashbucklers Part II

The continuation of my post on my favourite classic swashbuckler movies. The first part can be found here.  There may be spoilers contained below, so if you haven’t seen the movies, you might want to check them out first! 3. The Mark of Zorro, 1940. Starring...

My Favourite Swashbucklers Part I

I spent quite a bit of time over the Christmas break watching classic movies. I’ve always been a big fan of the old swashbuckling Hollywood epics, and I got through quite a few of them in the past few weeks. For the next few blog posts I thought I’d go...