A couple of nice responses to this week’s Quick Read, looking for some of your favourite film cameos – here you go, and thanks to everyone who offered their suggestions!Continue reading “Your Favourite Film Cameos”
There’s an argument that any cameo you notice could pull you out of the film and ruin your viewing experience, and there’s a truth to that.
In my opinion though, there’s a time and a place for a great cameo – and they often work best in films that might not take themselves too seriously.
That’s what we’re looking at with this week’s Quick Read… and one that might not have aged so well.Continue reading “A couple of fun cameo appearances”
After a couple of bumper weeks for By The Decade (who knew the readers of film blogs would have such great affection for movies of the 1980s and 1990s?!), we’ve arrived at the turn of the 21st Century.
To keep things a little neater, I’ve chosen five films from the 2000s, and as always they’re not the best films of the decade, but films I enjoyed or have a connection with.Continue reading “By The Decade: 5 From The Noughties”
There’s a scene in The 40-Year-Old Virgin where characters are watching The Bourne Identity and Paul Rudd’s character states…
“Y’know, I always thought that Matt Damon was like a Streisand, but he’s rocking the shit in this one!”
It’s not a classic or even a classy quote, but it got me thinking about movie performances that changed my mind about a performer.Continue reading “Performances that changed your mind”