WIDESCREEN WEEKEND ~ BRADFORD 15th – 18th OCTOBER 2015


Today, the Widescreen Weekend which is held at The National Media Museum in Bradford, England opens its doors for the Four day festival, celebrating the grandeur of the 70mm era. But that is not all. The Pictureville cinema which is attached to the museum and venue of the festival is host to England's only deeply … Continue reading WIDESCREEN WEEKEND ~ BRADFORD 15th – 18th OCTOBER 2015

TAXI DRIVER (1976) – REVIEW


1976 DIRECTOR: Martin Scorsese May contain Spoilers! This is a bit of tough one. Almost four decades on from Taxi Driver's initial release, we are looking at a film which was no doubt a ground-breaking achievement back in 1976. The tone is adolescent Scorsese, still on his way towards perfecting his now iconic style of … Continue reading TAXI DRIVER (1976) – REVIEW

HOT SHOTS! PART DEUX


1993 DIRECTOR: Jim Abrahams May contain spoilers! Last time it was Top Gun (1986), this it is Rambo (1982), with every other action movie up to that point thrown in for good measure, oh and of course we must not forget Casablanca (1943)! Star Wars (1977) is in there, Sea Hunt, the only surprise being … Continue reading HOT SHOTS! PART DEUX

HOT SHOTS!


1991 DIRECTOR: Jim Abrahams May contain spoilers! It is always difficult to know where to start with a good, let alone a great comedy such as this. Jim Abrahams made name along with David and Jerry Zucker Airplane! (1980), went on to do the short lived TV show Police Squad (1982), then revived Police Squad and gave it … Continue reading HOT SHOTS!

nEoFILM HARDCOPY – ISSUE 2


Issue 1.2 is available for download now! The Hardcopy is just that, a PDF or print version of the output from the nEoFILM blog, which is hosted by WordPress. Not everyone likes reading blogs, or material from PC, Laptop or Tablet screens so it only seemed fair and logical to provide an old school version … Continue reading nEoFILM HARDCOPY – ISSUE 2

WALLACE AND GROMIT IN A CLOSE SHAVE (SHORT)


1995 DIRECTOR: Nick Park May contain spoilers! The third short in the Wallace and Gromit series of Nick Park (Creature Comforts) directed films, Ardman Animation were on a role in the 1990's with these Christmas favourites. Beginning in 1993 with A Grand Day Out and following it up a year later with superior, The Wrong Trousers … Continue reading WALLACE AND GROMIT IN A CLOSE SHAVE (SHORT)