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Henry V (1989, Kenneth Branagh)

Director (and adapter) Branagh splits Henry V into three sections. They aren’t equal, they don’t match the act changes (usually); Branagh lets photographer Kenneth MacMillan open up the film to (outdoor) light while Patrick Doyle’s score becomes essential. 427 more words

Drama

Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves (1991)

Director – Kevin Reynolds

Starring – Kevin Costner, Morgan Freeman, Alan Rickman, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Christian Slater, Michael Wincott, Geraldine McEwan, Michael McShane, Brian Blessed, Sean Connery… 47 more words

Film Reviews

The Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists (2012)

Directors – Peter Lord, Jeff Newitt

Starring – (voices) Hugh Grant, Martin Freeman, Jeremy Piven, Salma Hayek, David Tennant, Brian Blessed, Lenny Henry, Imelda Staunton, Brendan Gleeson… 9 more words

Film Reviews

Timeshift - Live on the Night: The Story of Live TV Drama

I’ve uploaded some bits and bobs to my YouTube channel over the last few days and one of them is this Timeshift documentary from 2004. 64 more words

BBC

Matthew Vaughn In Talks To Remake Flash Gordon.

Film director Matthew Vaughn, (Kingsmen, Kick-Ass), is according to The Hollywood Reporter, currently in talks to remake Flash Gordon.

For those of you unaware who or what… 153 more words

Movie News

King Richard III reinterned 530 years later


I’m not British, but the reburial of Richard III was lighting up my Twitter feed all week long.  Twenty first-century Britain has enthusiastically embraced the story of the medieval king whose battle-scarred skeleton was found under a parking lot in Leicester in 2012.  285 more words

General

Kids Ruin Your Life.....

…Of course this statement is completely untrue, they don’t ruin your life at all, the gorgeous little treasures they are, BUT they do ruin your brain. 694 more words

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