Kermode and Mayo’s Take. First Impressions.

Let’s finish off our impromptu trilogy covering the initial iteration of the Kermode and Mayo show and its continuation. This was in the form of the self-proclaimed “new home of Kermode and Mayo” in Kermode and Mayo’s Take. This listener was not entirely sure what his expectations were. going in as he pressed play onContinue reading “Kermode and Mayo’s Take. First Impressions.”

Goodbye Flagship Wittertainment. Coda. The Next Chapter.

A few weeks ago this author published his piece covering his relationship with and attachment to Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo’s film review show on BBC Radio 5 live. There was some speculation in the piece on how exactly the show would continue following its final BBC transmission on April 1st, 2020. Needless to say,Continue reading “Goodbye Flagship Wittertainment. Coda. The Next Chapter.”

Goodbye Flagship Wittertainment. A Personal History and Starter Pack for the UK’s Favourite Film Programme.

On one level there will always be a level of emotional resonance when something important or formative to a fan announces a conclusion. It doesn’t matter if you’ve aged out or moved on from whatever that piece of content was. The parts of the content that last in our minds are those that we willContinue reading “Goodbye Flagship Wittertainment. A Personal History and Starter Pack for the UK’s Favourite Film Programme.”