Louie the Fly

Louie the Fly…..What an icon of the 60’s and still lives on today!.

Born in 1957, the loveable rogue, Louie the Fly always seemed destined for stardom.

The youngest of three, Louie was the apple of mother Marg’s eye and she soon realised that Louie was more than just another fly on the block. Louie was bad, mean and mighty unclean and, what’s more, he spread disease with the greatest of ease. Marg could . . . → Read More: Louie the Fly

Gilligan’s Island

Who could ever forget ‘Gilligan’s Island’! I used to love this show and often used to dream of visiting the island and meeting all the characters. My favourites were Gilligan and Mary-Ann. Who were yours?

Gilligan’s Island first signed on the CBS schedule in the fall of 1964, the weekly half-hour series nonetheless struck a responsive chord with the viewing public, who were thoroughly amused and delighted by the premise of seven diverse personalities . . . → Read More: Gilligan’s Island

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)

My 2nd all time favourite movie of the 70’s. I adored this film, the original version released in 1971 starred Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka.

Mr Wonka & the Oompa Loompa's

This film was full of color & magically transported you into a land of pure fantasy. My mouth watered watching Charlie gingerly open those golden wrapped Wonka Bars & I screamed with excitement when he found the golden ticket! I longed for a . . . → Read More: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)