Goldfrapp meet Beatles in ‘Nowhere Boy’

Posted by · 9:46 am · October 11th, 2009

I meant to mention this just before I went on vacation in September, but it slipped my mind. Anyway, adding to the many reasons for my interest in Sam Taylor-Wood’s “Nowhere Boy,” the John Lennon biopic that closes the London Film Festival on 29 October, is the promise of a score by electro-pop outfit Goldfrapp […]

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‘Trainspotting’ named best British film of last 25 years

Posted by · 5:29 pm · August 31st, 2009

The Observer has just assembled one of the more interesting lists I’ve seen in some time — a collective of the 25 best British films of the last quarter-century, compiled from the votes of over 60 critics, film professionals and assorted outside voices, ranging from Ben Kingsley to Peter Morgan to our friend Anne Thompson. […]

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