Posts Tagged ‘Film’

…is Airplane! On joke-count alone it kicks every other movie right in penis, and the jokes themselves are amazing. I’ve laughed at the drinking problem one for – I’m not kidding – years. And everything Lloyd Bridges says is pure gold. It’s a movie that doesn’t get old on re-watching either, ‘cos there are bound […]


So much brilliant stuff happening at the moment, and I just don’t have time to talk about it properly, so I’m going to hammer a few down in bullet point form, just to give you a bird’s eye view: The Portobello Film Festival is back, with free admission to all it’s events. It’s always a […]


Zombies!!

24Aug10

Coming soon to a multiplex near you: Houseparty of the Dead VI! Zombies aplenty in Mile End last Saturday, as about 40 of us took to the streets for the sixth installment of London’s finest undead killfest. About two hours of make up (over a few pints) created an army of flesh-eaters, before we took […]


The Tate is up to some really interesting stuff at the moment. Here’s just a couple of their projects on the go right now: 1) The Tate Movie Project – an interactive initiative to get kids involved in the process of making a film. It aims to come up with a 20-minute animated film by […]


Roxy Film Quiz

04Feb10

OK, there’s been a lot of stuff on the blog recently which hasn’t been about play and hasn’t been about London. So I thought I’d fling in a swift post, which should hopefully redress that. If you’re in town tonight, head down to the Roxy Bar and Screen film quiz in Borough. It’s pretty geeky […]


Wowsers! Now this is a creative use of time. Apparently this stop-motion piece of genius won something at Sundance this year. I’m not bloody surprised! It’s amazing, and must have taken days to do. I particularly like the Rubix Cube chopping. PES is the man (woman? collective?) behind it. I’m going to check out more of […]