Author page: Sam Osborne

History Repeating? Revisiting Dead of Night

Opting to skip the national Vera Lynn karaoke session, my housemate and I instead chose to mark the 75th anniversary of VE day by watching a film of the period. After some deliberation, we plumped for a picture that shares its diamond anniversary with the end of the war, Ealing Studios’ Dead of Night.  This choice may at first appear strange. Dead…