FILM TALK Episode #12: The Poseidon Adventure (1972), Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Shelley Winters, dir. Ronald Neame – Championed by Mark Priest

The Poseidon Adventure is a classic disaster film based on Paul Gallico’s bestselling novel. As was typical of many subsequent disaster films of the era, it starred an incredible ensemble cast, including five Academy Award winners, Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Jack Albertson, Shelley Winters and Red Buttons. Championed by Mark Priest. Continue reading “FILM TALK Episode #12: The Poseidon Adventure (1972), Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Shelley Winters, dir. Ronald Neame – Championed by Mark Priest”

FILM TALK Episode #11: La La Land (2016), Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, directed by Damien Chazelle – Championed by Morris Bright

La La Land is a highly acclaimed and multi-award winning musical starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling. Directed by Damien Chazelle, La La Land tells the story of a jazz pianist and an aspiring actress, who fall in love while trying to realise their dreams in modern-day Los Angeles. Championed by Morris Bright MBE. Continue reading “FILM TALK Episode #11: La La Land (2016), Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, directed by Damien Chazelle – Championed by Morris Bright”

FILM TALK Episode #10: The Silence of the Lambs (1991), starring Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster – Championed by Mark Priest

The Silence of the Lambs is the classic 1991 psychological thriller based on Thomas Harris’s book and directed by Jonathan Demme that introduced us to Hannibal Lecter, played brilliantly by Anthony Hopkins. Continue reading “FILM TALK Episode #10: The Silence of the Lambs (1991), starring Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster – Championed by Mark Priest”

FILM TALK Episode #9: Galaxy Quest (1999), Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman – Championed by Phil Campbell

Galaxy Quest is a 1999 science-fiction comedy directed by Dean Parisot, which takes a warm-hearted dip into the intergalactic world classic science-fiction films and TV series, and their incredibly enthusiastic fans. Continue reading “FILM TALK Episode #9: Galaxy Quest (1999), Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman – Championed by Phil Campbell”