Wednesday, November 03, 2004

SOME GOOD NEWS TO LIGHTEN A DARK DAY: Roddy Doyle has ruled out a sequel to The Commitments. He fears that to resurrect the band he created in the book which went on to be a movie might run the risk of being "sentimental." Yes, we know that Doyle's works are 96% sentiment, but let's not quibble with the man; we'd only wind up arguing him into writing a Commitments II out of spite.