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"Screenshot" with Mark Kermode, Ellen E Jones, and Mark Gatiss - 1st April 2022

Greetings, Ghostwatchers! It was a complete fluke yesterday when somebody presented me a copy of the Weekend TV listings magazine that just happened to feature an interesting spotlight mentioning a hoax-centric episode of Screenshot, a BBC Radio 4 series hosted by Mark Kermode and Ellen E Jones, which aired April 1st (harumph, harumph) at 19:15. It must be said, I have been a fan of Kermode's astute analysis and reviews since my Film Studies college years, around which time I gleefullly discovered, Alien Evolution (dir. Andrew Abbott, Russell Leven, 2001), Shawshank: The Redeeming Feature (dir. Andrew Abbott, 2001), On the Edge of 'Blade Runner' (dir. Andrew Abbott, 2000), and of course, The Fear of God: 25 Years of ''The Exorcist' ' (dir. Nick Freand Jones, 1998). I can freely admit that Alien Evolution made such a big impact on me, personally, that I count it among the more significant inspirations in making Behind the Curtains. I aspired to the sta

Paul Sinha's TV Showdown - 26th February 2022

Greetings, Ghostwatchers!  Yes, it's that time of the year again - welcome to the 2022 edition of, Did You Know That GHOSTWATCH Was Mentioned On The Telly Again, Last Night?!™ You might recall, back in March 2019, Jenny "The Vixen" Ryan, and Bradley "Bradders" Walsh taxed The Chase contestant, Jon's knowledge of everyone's favourite Hallowe'en Hoax. Now, less than three years later, fellow Chaser, Paul "Sinnerman" Sinha, has now joined the pantheon of quiz show hosts destined to gauge the popularity, longevity, and lasting appreciation of everyone's favourite Hallowe'en... oh sorry, already said that.