Anorak

Film | Anorak - Part 2

Film Category

Includes cinema reviews and trailers for upcoming films. A digest of the best and worst interviews on movies and cinema.

The good the bad and the ugly cat

The good the bad and the ugly cat!READ ON

Posted: 3rd, March 2016 | In: Film, Gifs | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Watch Park: Jurassic Park without the dinosaurs

William Hirsch rids Jurassic Park of the dinosaurs in his new video “Park”.

We have such beautiful attractions as:

Field
Bird
Jeep w/ Logo
Jeff Goldblum

COMING UP NEXT: “World”

Here’s the VFX breakdown:

Jurassic Park Without Any Dinosaurs

READ ON

Posted: 2nd, March 2016 | In: Film | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Leicester Mercury’s man at the movies’ sassy reviews are hilarious

The Leicester Mercury’s man at the movies has been writing sassy reviews.

 

leicester mercury film reviews 2 leicester mercury film reviews 1 leicester mercury film reviews Screen Shot 2016-02-29 at 11.47.46

 

Spotter: 

READ ON

Posted: 29th, February 2016 | In: Film, Tabloids | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Stars Wars: The Adventures of Luke Starkiller as taken from the Journal of the Whills

The Adventures of Luke Starkiller as taken from the Journal of the Whills

 

Peter Mayhew, aka Chewbacca in Star Wars, has been tweeting photos of his original Star Wars script from March 1976.  We can read The Adventures of Luke Starkiller as taken from the Journal of the Whills.

 … READ ON

Posted: 19th, February 2016 | In: Film | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


TV listings of the day: Sky Movies does Groundhog Day on loop

Sky Comedy next Tuesday:

 

Sky Movies Groundhog dayREAD ON

Posted: 31st, January 2016 | In: Film | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Chickening: a remix of Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining by Nick DenBoer and Davy Force

The Chickening is a new take on Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining, by Nick DenBoer and Davy Force.

 

READ ON

Posted: 26th, January 2016 | In: Film | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Watch The Ugandan Expendables and upgrade your action movie demands

expendables uganda

 

To Wakaliga, Uganda, where Ramon Film Productions is knocking them bandy with action films of a unique strain. Nabwana IGG, who gave us the terrific Who Killed Captain Alex (budget 200)presents Operation Kakongoliro! The Ugandan Expendables (budget: … READ ON

Posted: 7th, January 2016 | In: Film | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The greatest line you’ll read about Ted Kennedy – ever!

 

Apex Entertainment’s feature movie Chappaquiddick is being talked about by its producer, Mark Ciardi. The Hollywood Reporter trails the trail thus:

On the eve of the moon landing, Senator Kennedy becomes entangled in a tragic car accident that results

READ ON

Posted: 19th, December 2015 | In: Film, Politicians | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Hugh Jackman in Eddie The Eagle is Wonderful

 

At the 1988 Winter Olympics Edward “Eddie the Eagle” Edwards was one of the stars. Each one of his ski-jumps for Great Britain was must-see TV.

 

 

When Eddie soared.

 … READ ON

Posted: 16th, December 2015 | In: Film, Sports | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Wath Later That Same Life: Stoney Emshwille’s brilliant time-travel talkshow

"Later That Same Life"

 

Stoney Emshwiller was 18 when he recorded himself filming his older self. Now age 56, Stoney completes the wheel by replying to his younger self’s questions. His film is called Later That Same Life.

It ‘s the time … READ ON

Posted: 7th, November 2015 | In: Film, Reviews | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Music from 1970s sex films

sex film music

 

We only read Playboy for the articles (which since Hugh ‘Housecoat’ Hefner’s throbbing organ swore off naked women is truer than ever), and we only watch vintage skin flicks for the music. French music producer Drixxxe has made compilation … READ ON

Posted: 28th, October 2015 | In: Film, NSFW, Reviews | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Martin McFly Day: USA Today leads with the film star’s arrest

Today is the day when Martin McFly, star of the Back to the Future film, arrives when he travels to the future? USA Today shares the joke:

 

tumblr_nwkbvnCXtk1u5f06vo1_1280READ ON

Posted: 21st, October 2015 | In: Film, Reviews | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


John Waters on why you should watch filth and the obscene

John Waters agrees: we all (as Brendan O’Neill puts it) have a duty to offend:

 

READ ON

Posted: 19th, October 2015 | In: Celebrities, Film, Reviews | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Gutterdämmerung: Lemmy, Iggy Pop, Grace Jones and Nina Hagen cannot fail

Gutterdämmerung looks fantastic. Here’s the pitch:

The film is set in a world where God has saved the world from sin by taking from mankind the Devil’s ‘Grail of Sin’…..the Evil Guitar. The Earth has now turned into a puritan

READ ON

Posted: 15th, October 2015 | In: Film, Key Posts, Music, Reviews | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Legend: marketing mastermind turns two-star Kray biopic into five-star PR

legend film review guardian

 

Is Legend, the big screen biopic about black-and-white British gangsters the Kray Twins, any good? Benjamin Lee answers that question in his review for The Guardian. He says:

It’s a disappointingly shallow take on a fascinating period

READ ON

Posted: 11th, September 2015 | In: Film, Reviews | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The life and death of Tower Records – a documentary

 

Who didn’t go to Tower Records?

Established in 1960, Tower Records was once a retail powerhouse with two hundred stores, in thirty countries, on five continents. From humble beginnings in a small-town drugstore, Tower Records eventually became the heart

READ ON

Posted: 7th, September 2015 | In: Film, Music | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Who was the best Hannibal Lecter: watch Cox, Hopkins and Mikkelsen go head to head

lecter

 

Matthew Morettini let’s us compare and contrast three screen manifestations of Hannibal Lecter with this neat video

I always preferred the 1985 Manhunter, with Brian Cox as the terrifying Lecter. Anthony Hopkins reworked the character in Red DragonREAD ON

Posted: 4th, September 2015 | In: Books, Film, TV & Radio | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Daniel Craig: James Bond is a ‘sad old man’

Screen Shot 2015-09-01 at 10.21.27

 

James Bond is a bit of  wally, says Daniel Craig, the latest actor to make the character from Ian Felming’s books flesh and blood.

Craig has been talking to Esquire 007 in readiness for Spectre, the latest Bond … READ ON

Posted: 1st, September 2015 | In: Celebrities, Film | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Human Centipede glass pipe for your hot box

human centipeded pipe 3

 

The Human Centipede pipe, by Dustin Yunker, is the ‘hot box’ tribute to the film of that name. We’re not sure what end goes to your lips; but our therapist assures us that which end you choose will

READ ON

Posted: 24th, August 2015 | In: Film, Reviews, The Consumer | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Watch: Northern Star Wars directed by Ken Loach

Ken Loach star wars

Northern Stars Wars directed by Ken Loach.

READ ON

Posted: 22nd, August 2015 | In: Film, Reviews | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Watch: Ice Cube responds to Rap Genius interpretations of the great ‘Straight Outta Compton’

Ice Cube hails his new film STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON by responding to reacting to the Rap Genius interpretations.… READ ON

Posted: 11th, August 2015 | In: Celebrities, Film, Music | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Watch Future Shock: in 1972 Alvin Toffler’s film excited our human response to over-stimulation

 

Those good people at Disinfo point us towards Future Shock, the film based on Alvin Toffler’s 1970 book. Released in 1972, Orson Welles narrates.

Alvin Toffler notes:

“We may define future shock as the distress, both physical and psychological,

READ ON

Posted: 11th, June 2015 | In: Film, Reviews, Technology | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Watch 3AM Orson Welles’ ‘antipathetic’ porno

orson welles porn

 

In 1975, Orson Welles edited a scence from the porno movie 3 A.M.

Josh Karp spotted the master’s work in researching his book Orson Welles’s Last Movie: The Making of The Other Side of the Wind. He says Welles… READ ON

Posted: 9th, June 2015 | In: Film, Reviews | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0