Tagged: Roger Moore

Roger Moore in The Man Who Haunted Himself

RIP Roger Moore

Farewell then to Sir Roger Moore, icon of large and small screens, and by all accounts a very decent man. Noting his passing, here’s a piece I wrote a few years ago about my favourite of his films, The Man Who Haunted Himself.

Blu-ray Review: The Man Who Haunted Himself

The Man Who Haunted Himself is, as the title suggests both a ghost and a doppelgänger story, and as such is a rather unique tale of the uncanny, unfolding perhaps much as one might imagine a feature-length, British Twilight Zone. The film starts with business man Harold Pelham (Roger Moore) leaving his London office and driving west out of the city, but then…something happens to him. He starts to speed, driving ever more recklessly. There are shots of another …