Archive for the ‘Features’ Category

  • Director’s Chair Introduction: David Cronenberg

    by Tony Cogan · Sep 25, 2022 at 15:42 CEST · Director's Chair, Uncategorized · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: David Cronenberg

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    Deadline: 29th October

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the next featured director for Director’s Chair and, for Halloween, I’ve decided to feature the king of body horror, David Cronenberg.

    After making some short films and arthouses films in the early 1970s, Cronenberg went into partnership with producer Ivan...

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  • Director’s Chair: Hayao Miyazaki

    by Tony Cogan · Sep 19, 2022 at 0:10 CEST · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: Hayao Miyazaki

    Hello everyone, it’s time to showcase the features sent to me on the films of Hayao Miyazaki. Thanks to everyone who sent pieces in. Without further ado, let’s dive in.

    Castle of Cagliostro

    Movierob

    Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind

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    Castle in the Sky

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    My Neighbour Totoro

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  • Vote for October 2022’s Movie of the Month, Horror Special!

    by Jay Cluitt · Sep 13, 2022 at 14:06 CEST · MOTM · No Comments
    Vote for October 2022’s Movie of the Month, Horror Special!

    It’s time to vote for October’s Movie of the Month, and as usual it’s horror-themed! We’ve got five films for you to choose between, ranging from a couple of classics, a TV series spin-off, a South Korean revenge thriller and a movie from just this year (that is available on premium streaming). Whichever film wins the poll will be discussed on an upcoming episode of the...

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  • Lambcast #653 Proof of Life MOTM

    by Richard Kirkham · Sep 12, 2022 at 16:28 CEST · Featured, LAMBcast, MOTM · No Comments
    Lambcast #653   Proof of Life  MOTM

    In an overwhelming vote manufactured by the proud champion of this film, the 2000 Russell Crowe/Meg Ryan drama “Proof of Life” was chosen as the September MOTM. The movie is best remembered not for the action scenes, or the political perspective on South American politics, but rather for the brief affair of the two stars which brought to a close the marriage of Ryan to actor Dennis Quaid.

    For the most part, our...

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  • The Movie of the Month for September 2022 is…

    by Jay Cluitt · Aug 28, 2022 at 13:04 CEST · MOTM, MOTM Champions · 1 Comment
    The Movie of the Month for September 2022 is…

    Sometimes the best way to win a Movie of the Month poll is to pick a popular film that everyone wants to talk about, but that’s not the only way. I’m not saying whether this month’s winner picked this option or not, but I can for certain say that their particular tactic involved promoting the poll, and their film, as much as possible over the past week, resulting in something...

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  • Vote for September 2022’s Movie of the Month!

    by Jay Cluitt · Aug 23, 2022 at 10:54 CEST · MOTM · 1 Comment
    Vote for September 2022’s Movie of the Month!

    It’s time to vote for September’s Movie of the Month! It’s another theme-less, anything goes month, where the majority of this month’s champions opted for the unofficial theme of “films Jay has never heard of”! There’s also the semi-regular theme of “Jay forgot about the MOTM poll and threw this together late” so apologies for that, and once...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Hayao Miyazaki

    by Tony Cogan · Aug 18, 2022 at 22:54 CEST · Director's Chair · 2 Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Hayao Miyazaki

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    Deadline: 17th September 2022

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the featured director for this months Director’s Chair and, with Princess Mononoke winning Movie of the Month, I’ve decided to highlight the work of Hayao Miyazaki.

    Miyazaki got his start in animation at Toei in 1963, working as an in-between artist...

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  • Director’s Chair: Baz Luhrmann

    by Tony Cogan · Aug 7, 2022 at 17:04 CEST · Director's Chair · 4 Comments
    Director’s Chair: Baz Luhrmann

    Hello everyone, it’s time to showcase the pieces of the LAMB on the films of Baz Luhrmann. Without further ado, let’s dive in.

    Strictly Ballroom

    Life vs Film

    Romeo + Juliet

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    Moulin Rouge

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    Australia

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    The Great Gatsby

    MovierobDan the Man’s Movie...

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  • The Movie of the Month for August 2022 is…

    by Jay Cluitt · Aug 2, 2022 at 14:27 CEST · MOTM, MOTM Champions · 4 Comments
    The Movie of the Month for August 2022 is…

    It’s time to announce the winner of August’s Movie of the Month poll! The theme for August once again was films not primarily in the English language, to try and make the MOTM winners a little more international. Of course, these films can be submitted throughout the rest of the year as well. We had a variety of films submitted from a variety of countries, you’ve been voting...

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  • Vote for August 2022’s Movie of the Month!

    by Jay Cluitt · Jul 19, 2022 at 13:45 CEST · MOTM · No Comments
    Vote for August 2022’s Movie of the Month!

    It’s time to vote for August’s Movie of the Month, which once again is between all films not primarily in the English language. There are five films to pick between from around the world, and the winning film will have an upcoming Lambcast dedicated to it, with the film’s champion getting to host said show. The poll is at the bottom of the page, but first here are the...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Baz Luhrmann

    by Tony Cogan · Jul 10, 2022 at 12:49 CEST · Director's Chair, Uncategorized · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Baz Luhrmann

    Send Entries To: directorschairlamb@gmail.com

    Deadline: 13th August

    Hello everyone, it’s time to reveal the next director to be featured on Director’s Chair and this month, with the recent release of Elvis, I’ve decided to highlight the work of Baz Luhrmann.

    Luhrmann got his start in front of the camera after finishing high school in Australia with the film...

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  • Director’s Chair: David Yates

    by Tony Cogan · Jul 9, 2022 at 11:59 CEST · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: David Yates

    Sorry for the delay in getting this one up, a few things went wrong on my end but no matter, after a long time, here in the Director’s Chair post for David Yates. Thanks to everyone who sent pieces in. Without further ado, let’s start.

    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

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    Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince

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