It’s all about the dollar. Sometimes it’s just not about entertainment. Whether it’s filming a movie in standard 2D (because it’s cheaper than filming properly in 3D) and then doing a post-conversion into clunky 3D so you can charge more Continue reading Are Two Cuts Better Than One?
I’m trying to find a way to get across my taste in films in a number of ways on this site but I keep feeling that a simple way to achieve this is with a list, so here goes. It’s Continue reading What Films Do I Like?
Improvements to picture and sound quality are only some of the benefits of having films in digital formats. It also gives studios the scope to make full use of the disc space. VHS tried to incorporate the idea of bonus Continue reading What a Bonus!
As I start to type, I suppose this is where I inevitably end up listing a version of my ever-changing list of Top 10 favourite films but I’ll try to be a bit broader than that. OK, let’s get the Continue reading Where to start
When someone starts doing truly excellent work, it’s no surprise that others try to follow in their wake. If someone strikes gold, there’s normally an opportunist waiting nearby. Pixar had to work really hard to take digital animation from, well, Continue reading Quality v The Sausage Machine
The current trend for trailing films so far in advance of their release dates seems to be defeating the object, in fact several objects. Rather than whetting our appetites so that we’re desperate to pay to see the film on Continue reading Stop Teasing Me