THE BFG

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Steven Spielberg Stars: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement, Rebecca Hall, Rafe Spall, Bill Hader. Roald Dahl is an author who has an innate understanding of the inner mind of children and a great imagination that has shaped his popular children's tales like Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, Matilda, James And The Giant Peach, The Fantastic Mr Fox, etc. His stories have sold over 200 million copies, and many of them have been filmed. With an often mischievous sense of humour, his tales appeal to children, but Continue reading

THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EDPISODE #182

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘Independence Day: Resurgence,’ ‘Everybody Wants Some,’ ‘Mustang,’ and ‘Ice Age: Collision Course’. This episode also contains interviews with Liam Hemsworth, Richard Linklater, Ray Ramano, Queen Latifah, John Leguizamo, Keke Palmer, Nick Barkla director of documentary Inside Fighter, Margaret Pomeranz talks about the ‘Proof’ Restoration Project and Paul Anthony Nelson re the fundraising campaign to finish his film ‘Trench’. You can listen to The Good The Bad The Continue reading

THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #181

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘Downriver,’ ‘Backtrack,’ ‘Miles Ahead,’ ‘The Wailing,’ ‘Warcraft: The Beginning,’ ‘Finding Dory,’ ‘Me Before You,’  'Harry & Snowman', and ‘Mr. Right’. This episode also contains interviews with Ellen Degeneres, Andrew Stanton, Emilia Clarke, Sam Clafin, Downriver director Grant Scicluna and Malcolm Turner, director of the Melbourne International Animation Festival. Also make sure you listen to this week’s episode to see how you can win a copy of  Continue reading

MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL 2016 – interview with Malcolm Turner

by GREG KING The Melbourne International Animation Festival screens at ACMI from June 19 through until June 26. The festival showcases animated work from both Australia and overseas. This year there are special screenings of classic Disney shorts from the 1930s and 40s, restrospectives on the work of Dirk De Bruyn  and animation powerhouse studios, as well as a special screening of Dax Norman's surreal L'Eptune. Greg spoke to festival director Malcolm Turner to find out more about the 2016 MIAF program. http://www.mediafire.com/dow…/oe717wz020jj8z9/210527_001.MP3 Continue reading

THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #176

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Dave, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘The Man Who Knew Infinity,’ ‘Courted,’ ‘Whiskey Tango Foxtrot,’ ‘Mia Madre,’ ‘Green Room,’ ‘Bastille Day,’ and ‘Angry Birds’. This episode also contains interviews with Tina Fey, Margot Robbie, Jason Sudeikis, Bill Hader, Peter Dinklage, Paul Harris (St Kilda Film Festival), Richard Sowada (Essential Independents: American Cinema Now), Humberto Rosa (Invoked), Thairon Mendes (Invoked) and Milo Cawthorne (Blood Punch). Also make sure you take a listen to this week’s show Continue reading