ADAPTATION – THE IMPOSSIBLE FILMS

HOME MANCHESTER PRESENTS ADAPTATION, A SEASON OF FILMS REGARDED AS IMPOSSIBLE TO TRANSFER TO THE SCREEN. SHOWING FROM SUNDAY 2 TO SUNDAY 23 FEBRUARY 2020. ADAPTATION – THE IMPOSSIBLE FILMS For its new film season, HOME, Manchester’s centre for contemporary film, theatre, and art, is presenting Adaptation, a season of Continue reading ADAPTATION – THE IMPOSSIBLE FILMS

80 YEARS OF BATMAN: WHO IS THE DEADLIEST DARK KNIGHT?

To celebrate 80 years of Batman, a new study analyses the details of every Batman film ever produced: Throughout all films produced to date, Batman has punched 275 ‘bad guys’, 18 police officers, defeated 23 supervillains and killed 83 times Total Box Office takings amount to $6.7 Billion USD. Accounting Continue reading 80 YEARS OF BATMAN: WHO IS THE DEADLIEST DARK KNIGHT?

STOP ME IF YOU THINK YOU’VE HEARD THIS ONE BEFORE

It’s the summer of 1998 in L.A. and some sweaty little man with bad coffee breath is pitching an idea to two Dreamworks executives, each with a cigar between their fat stubby little fingers. Sweaty man: “OK guys, I have a great idea, listen to this. Gimme all of your Continue reading STOP ME IF YOU THINK YOU’VE HEARD THIS ONE BEFORE

WORKING TITLES AND CODE NAMES

So I’ve just had a quick game on my Project Café (gotta catch them all!) and now I’m rewatching Blue Harvest for the thousandth time (it’s the best in the saga) but what the hell am I talking about I hear you cry?! Well, these are working titles of course! Continue reading WORKING TITLES AND CODE NAMES

BAD ACCENTS IN MOVIES

We don’t like negativity here at thejournalix.com but we do like a good laugh, and nothing makes us chuckle more than a superstar Hollywood actor delivering a terrible accent in a big budget movie. And by no means are we ridiculing the actors here, not at all, it is the Continue reading BAD ACCENTS IN MOVIES