Archive for The Notebook

The Project Fear Impossible Film Quiz

Posted in FILM with tags , , , , on November 1, 2019 by dcairns

All you have to do is identify these images… yeah, that’s all ~

Meanwhile, the Halloween edition of The Forgotten looks at a crypto-Draculean effort from Germany known simply as JONATHAN.

And don’t forget, we have a podcast!

Two For The Ride

Posted in FILM with tags , , , , , , , on October 10, 2019 by dcairns

I’m jealous of Clive Donner — everyone talks about how extremely lovable Alan Bates and Denholm Eliot were, and here he gets them both in one film.

NOTHING BUT THE BEST came to mind, having occupied zero space in my watch list, after I stumbled on a copy of Backstory 4 — interviews with screenwriters of the sixties, seventies, eighties — and read the Frederic Raphael interview. This sounded like the one to see, and it’s very enjoyable.

Over at The Forgotten.

You are Pierre Clementi

Posted in FILM with tags , , , , , on September 19, 2019 by dcairns

POV of Pierre Clementi, hand raised. Jacques Perrin aims his handgun right at us.

BANG! The image clouds over pink with a spray of smoke and blood.

Just one remarkable (for 1967!) image from the subject of the new edition of The Forgotten, Costa-Gavras’ UN HOMME DE TROP. Read about it here.