WOMEN HE’S UNDRESSED – interview with Gillian Armstrong

by GREG KING Women He's Undressed is a fascinating new documentary about Orry-Kelly, the Australian born costume designer who worked in Hollywood during its Golden Years. He worked on over 300 films, including such classics as Casablanca, Some Like It Hot, and won three Oscars. But he is not that well known, even here in Australia. Greg spoke to director Gillian Armstrong to find out more about this revealing documentary and the man himself. http://www.mediafire.com/lis…/tdu6ccdicj8miy1/200609_001.MP3   Continue reading

THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #134

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘Going Clear: Scientology And The Prison Of Belief,’ ‘Inside Out’ ‘The Nightingale’ and ‘Hot Pursuit′ . This episode also contains interviews with Pete Docter, Mindy Kaling, Sofia Vergara, Shahin Shafaei (Two RefUgees And A Blonde), Travis Bain (Throwback/Starspawn), Ted Matkowski (Polish Film Festival), Jack Sargeant (Revelation Film Festival) and Malcolm Turner (Melbourne Animation Film Festival). Plus we launch two great new competitions this week. First up Continue reading

GOING CLEAR: SCIENTOLOGY AND THE PRISON OF BELIEF

Reviewed by GREG KING Documentary Director: Alex Gibney.   Church of the poison mind? Based on the revealing book written in 2013 by Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author Lawrence Wright, Going Clear is an eye opening documentary about the Church of Scientology. Wright's book is the starting point for this film from prolific Oscar winning documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney (The Armstrong Lie, Wikileaks: We Steal Secrets, etc). Gibney previously probed the darker side of religion in his 2012 documentary Silence In The House Of God, which looked at the Continue reading

THE EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES

Reviewed by GREG KING Documentary Director: Michael Winterbottom. Comic Russell Brand (Get Him To The Greek, etc) has always enjoyed a bit of social activism. Now he teams up with prolific director Michael Winterbottom (The Trip, etc) for this polemic on the evils of corporate greed and the growing disparity between the rich and the poor in the modern world. The rich keep getting richer while the poor continue to struggle. Brand delivers a lot of information about the greed of the heads of major banks and their outrageous salaries. The major banks that were bailed Continue reading

THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #129

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘A Royal Night Out,’ ‘Mad Max: Fury Road,’ and ‘Banksy Does New York′ . This episode also contains interviews with Sarah Gadon, Rupert Everett, Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron and fellow film critic Peter Malone, who has just released his memoir, entitled An Ever-Widening Screen. To listen to the show you can download it for free from our Podcast Channel – Listen/Download here. Continue reading