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The Big Lebowski (1998)

US 119m, Colour Directors: Joel Coen & Ethan Coen; Cast: Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, Julianne Moore The Big Lebowski is a wonderfully colourful film noir styled comedy starring … Continue reading

03/31/2011 · 3 Comments

Stagecoach (1939)

US 96m, B&W Director: John Ford; Cast: Claire Trevor, John Wayne, Thomas Mitchell, John Carradine, Andy Devine, George Bancroft Stagecoach is an archetype for the classic Hollywood western film which … Continue reading

03/30/2011 · 7 Comments

Chasing Amy (1997)

US 113m, Colour Director: Kevin Smith; Cast: Ben Affleck, Joey Lauren Adams, Jason Lee, Dwight Ewell, Jason Mewes, Kevin Smith As the third installment in Kevin Smith’s View Askew series … Continue reading

03/28/2011 · 4 Comments

The Last Metro (1980)

France 131m, Colour Director: François Truffaut; Cast: Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu, Jean Poiret, Heinz Bennent, Andréa Ferréol Le Dernier Métro is a dramatic story about Lucas Steiner, a Jewish theatre … Continue reading

03/26/2011 · Leave a comment

Rocky (1976)

US 120m, Colour Director: John G. Avildsen; Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Burgess Meredith, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers Rocky is undoubtedly the most successful and influential sporting genre film ever … Continue reading

03/24/2011 · Leave a comment

Elizabeth Taylor (1932 – 2011)

Born: Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor February 27, 1932, Hampstead, London, England The American screen legend and two-time Academy Award winner for Best Actress died today at age 79. In a film … Continue reading

03/23/2011 · 4 Comments

Edward Scissorhands (1990)

US 105m, Colour Director: Tim Burton; Cast: Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest, Anthony Michael Hall, Kathy Baker, Vincent Price, Alan Arkin Edward Scissorhands is a modern-day Frankenstein’s monster and … Continue reading

03/23/2011 · Leave a comment