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  • LAMB Casting: On the Waterfront (VOTING TIME)

    by AndrewEncore · Jul 10, 2012 at 12:08 CEST · Lamb Casting · 5 Comments
    LAMB Casting: On the Waterfront (VOTING TIME)
    Hello all, Andrew here with the next round of the LAMB Casting shenanigans. I’ve received six fine entries for re-casting Elia Kazan’s excellent fifties film and now it’s time for you – the voters – to pick which one you love best I’m particularly intrigued with this round of entries. For one, On the Waterfront is a favourite film of mine and I’m interested to see which contemporary stars you’d see filling the roles. Take a...

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  • LAMB Casting: Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?

    by AndrewEncore · Oct 20, 2011 at 0:55 CEST · Lamb Casting · No Comments
    LAMB Casting: Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?
    Andrew here, with another film to cast for LAMB Casting. I decided I’d opt for a film with the lovely Katharine Hepburn who readers of my blog would know that I adore. We’ve been casting a number of youthful roles recently, so we’re turning to the mature this time re-casting the seven principals of the film (four of whom were Oscar nominated). So, it’s your job to recast the following:Matt Drayton (original played by...

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  • LAMB Casting: All About Eve

    by AndrewEncore · May 18, 2011 at 0:35 CEST · Lamb Casting · 1 Comment
    LAMB Casting: All About Eve
    Andrew here, with another episode of LAMB Casting. We took a relatively new film the last time with P. T. Anderson’s Magnolia but this month we return to our classic roots and are recasting Joseph L. Mankiewicz’s 1950 Best Picture winner All About Eve. It’s a notorious ensemble (featuring one Oscar winning and four Oscar nominated performances) and it’s appeared time and time again on list of greatest films. So, you have your work...

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  • LAMB Acting School 101: Cate Blanchett

    by Courtney · May 28, 2012 at 19:00 CEST · Acting School · 3 Comments
    LAMB Acting School 101: Cate Blanchett
    CS, of Big Thoughts from a Small Mind, here with all the submissions for our LAMB Acting School 101 feature on Cate Blanchett. Huge thanks to all the sites that took the time to send in their posts. Articles, Podcasts, Artwork, and Lists Sati of Cinematic Corner celebrated Cate Blanchett’s birthday by show her appreciation for all things Blanchett. Flickers’ own Dave provides the rundown on Cate Blanchett’s career. Cinematic Paradox’s...

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  • LAMB Acting School 101: Don Cheadle

    by Courtney · Dec 29, 2011 at 20:00 CET · Acting School · 1 Comment
    LAMB Acting School 101: Don Cheadle
    CS, of Big Thoughts from a Small Mind, here with all the submissions for our LAMB Acting School 101 feature on Don Cheadle. Huge thanks to all the sites that took the time to send in their posts. Articles, Podcasts, Artwork, and Lists Candice of Reel Talk included Cheadle in list of five fellas to watch in2011. He also makes her list celebrating the accomplishments of African-American actors. Jenny, from Big Thoughts from a Small Mind,...

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  • LAMB Acting School 101: Cary Grant

    by Courtney · Sep 25, 2011 at 21:20 CEST · Acting School · 2 Comments
    LAMB Acting School 101: Cary Grant
    CS, of Big Thoughts From a Small Mind, here with all of the submissions for our Cary Grant edition of LAMB Acting School 101! Huge thanks to all the sites that took the time to send in their posts. Articles, Podcasts, Artwork, and Lists Anna, the heart and soul of Defiant Success, ponders which modern actors could play Grant in a biopic? Brandie from True Classic examines how Cary Grant plays with the boundaries of sexuality and gender in...

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  • LAMB Acting School 101: Elizabeth Taylor

    by Courtney · May 19, 2011 at 18:00 CEST · Acting School · No Comments
    LAMB Acting School 101: Elizabeth Taylor
    CS, of Big Thoughts From A Small Mind, here with all of the submissions for our Elizabeth Taylor edition of LAMB Acting School 101! Huge thanks goes out to all the sites that took the time to send in their posts Articles, Podcasts, Artwork, and Lists Over at Cinema Fanatic, Marya has a nice piece on the roles Elizabeth Taylor received Oscar nominations for. Anna, from Defiant Success, weighs the pros and cons of three actresses who could play...

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  • Interview with a LAMBpire: Robert of His Eyes Were Watching Movies

    by AndrewEncore · May 11, 2011 at 14:52 CEST · Interview With The Lambpyre · 1 Comment
    Interview with a LAMBpire: Robert of His Eyes Were Watching Movies
    Andrew here with another episode of Interview with a LAMBpire where the winners of LAMB Casting get interviewed by moi. Robert of His Eyes Were Watching Movies is this month’s winner. Andrew: How important you think casting is in film? Does the actor make the role or vice versa?                  Robert: I don’t know if casting is the most important aspect of a film – I think the best actors can usually make any role...

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  • Interview with a LAMBpire: CS of Big Thoughts From A Small Mind

    by AndrewEncore · Feb 15, 2011 at 23:35 CET · Interview With The Lambpyre, Lamb Casting · No Comments
    Interview with a LAMBpire: CS of Big Thoughts From A Small Mind
    Andrew here with another entry of Interview with a LAMBpire, and as per normal I’m egregiously late about it. Apparently, I can’t change my ways. The last time I featured an interview with Marshall (here) after he won an entry of LAMB Casting, and our most recent winner is CS of Big Thoughts From A Small Mind who won for recasting Forrest Gump.  Here’s some of his intelligent thoughts on aspects of cinema....

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