One to watch, record or catch up, The Story of Ready Steady Go! heads to BBC4 in just over a week’s time.
If I had to pick my top 10 films of the 60s…this vehicle for the Spencer Davis Group would not be one of them. But it does have some very nice redeeming features that save it from the scrapheap.
Ready Steady Go has gone down in 60s folklore as classic youth TV. But what was it really like? And how was it viewed by those taking part? Johnnie Taylor was there…
Originally a Hunter Davies book about mid-60s Carlisle, Here We Go Round The Mulberry Bush made it to the big screen in 1968.
Yes, you can watch by far the worst ‘Mod’ film ever online. The much-maligned Battle of the Mods is on YouTube.
If you haven’t seen it, the Mod episode of Gideon’s Way screens tonight on Talking Pictures TV.
No flat caps and No ‘Mr Grimsdale ‘here, but you do get both the swinging sixties and the Pretty Things in What’s Good For The Goose.
It’s an obscure thing that used to live on late-night TV, but And Soon The Darkness has an interesting back story.