Elstree 1976

R2D2 enjoyed his night out tonight at the Ultimate Picture Palace in Oxford. We drove over there to see a showing of Elstree 1976, a documentary about the lives of the actors and extras who were involved in the first Star Wars film in 1976. obscured The film is...

R2D2 is getting excited again

Some of you might remember lasts year’s collection of posts about R2D2 looking forward to the first Star Wars film in ten years. He was very pleased to see the film even if he was a little underwhelmed by the new bad guy. He thought putting a pretty boy in a...

R2D2 enjoys his Christmas

R2D2 was a bit pissed off and turned his back on us when he didn’t get invited to Christmas dinner (in fact we forgot to take him) but, to be honest, sometimes I get a bit tired of his tantrums. When we got back at 2am he was in the kitchen hiding amongst the...

R2D2 finally gets his Christmas pudding

R2D2 refused to come out in the rain again today so I went out to try to find a Christmas pudding for him. Unfortunately Tesco had sold out but a nice lady with a lovely smile had one at the till and it turned out it was the last one. Soon we were arguing over who...