Archive for the ‘Blogathons’ Category

  • LAMBCAST #514: CHICKEN RUN MOTM

    by Jay Cluitt · Jan 17, 2020 at 0:09 CET · Featured, LAMBcast, MOTM, MOTM Champions, Podcasts, Uncategorized · No Comments
    LAMBCAST #514: CHICKEN RUN MOTM

    Clucking hell, it’s the Chicken Run show!

    For the first Movie of the Month of 2020 we’re taking our first pluck at an Aardman film, Chicken Run. Jay and Richard were joined by Bubbawheat, Joe and the film’s champion, Tony, to discuss poultry, plasticine, pies, and plenty more besides!

    00:00 Introductions
    02:10 Bubbawheat ranks the Bonds
    03:30 Joe ranks the Bonds
    04:39...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Bong Joon-ho

    by Tony Cogan · Jan 13, 2020 at 21:26 CET · Director's Chair · 1 Comment
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Bong Joon-ho

    Deadline: 8th February 2020

    Send Entries To: directorschairlamb@gmail.com

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce who the featured for January 2020 is and, with the recent Oscar nominations showing him to be the first Korean nominee for Best Director, I’ve decided to highlight the films of Bong Joon-ho.

    Now when Bong Joon-ho left the Korean Academy of Film Arts,...

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  • Vote for February 2020’s Movie of the Month!

    by Jay Cluitt · Jan 13, 2020 at 16:21 CET · MOTM · 1 Comment
    Vote for February 2020’s Movie of the Month!

    It’s time to vote for February’s movie of the month! As per the tradition we started last year, February is Lambcast co-host Richard’s birthday month, so he has picked all 10 of the picks. The poll is at the bottom of the page, but first, the contenders!

    Captain Blood (1935)

    Doctor Zhivago (1965)

    Bite the Bullet...

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  • Director’s Chair: Joe Dante

    by Tony Cogan · Jan 12, 2020 at 17:46 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: Joe Dante

    Hello everyone, it’s time to showcase the features sent to me on the films of Joe Dante. Thanks to everyone who sent me pieces. Without further ado, let’s dive in.

    Twilight Zone: The Movie:

    Movierob

    Gremlins:

    The Movie RatThe LambcastMovierob

    Explorers:

    Movierob

    The ‘Burbs:

    Joel Watches...

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  • LAMBCAST Extra Portion #33: Acting School 101 – Geena Davis

    by Rob · Jan 5, 2020 at 13:30 CET · Acting School, Blogathons, Features · No Comments
    LAMBCAST Extra Portion #33: Acting School 101 – Geena Davis

    As you should already know by now, Geena Davis is our actor of the month in the Acting School 101 feature, being hosted by me, MovieRob. Alongside the monthly blogathon held here on the LAMB site, I will also be hosting a monthly podcast episode devoted to the actor and their roles, and wouldn’t you know it but that’s this very show here!

    I was joined by Jeanette from the The Mundane Adventures of a Fangirl to discuss all...

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  • The Movie of the Month for January 2020 is…

    by Jay Cluitt · Dec 30, 2019 at 12:50 CET · MOTM, MOTM Champions · 2 Comments
    The Movie of the Month for January 2020 is…

    The latest Movie of the Month has been decided upon! We’re kicking off the year with a theme-less month, so there was a whole range of different movies to vote for but, as always, just one winner. For the first MOTM of 2020 we’ll be discussing… Chicken Run!

    Congratulations to Tony Cogan from Coogs Review for successfully championing Chicken Run to victory. As such he gets to host the upcoming...

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  • Acting School 101 – January 2020 Introduction – Geena Davis

    by Rob · Dec 24, 2019 at 12:30 CET · Acting School, Blogathons, Features · 2 Comments
    Acting School 101 – January 2020 Introduction – Geena Davis

    Welcome Back Students!

    Rob from MovieRob here!

    I think that this series is a great way to get a look at what the members of the Lamb community think about the work of some of the most prolific actors/actresses who have been entertaining us all for so many years.

    I plan to try and focus on an actor or actress every month who has a birthday in that given calendar month.

    Obviously, there are thousands upon...

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  • Acting School 101 – December 2019 – Humphrey Bogart

    by Rob · Dec 23, 2019 at 12:30 CET · Acting School, Blogathons, Features · 1 Comment
    Acting School 101 – December 2019 – Humphrey Bogart

    This month’s Acting School 101 teacher was Humphrey Bogart.

    We received a total of 96 reviews for 41 films that Bogie had parts in. Plus 2 general posts about his life and work.

    That’s quite an impressive amount.

    Let’s see what the members of the LAMB community thought of Humphrey Bogart’s career:

    General (2)
    Cary Grant Won’t Eat You
    Midnite...

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  • LAMBCAST #509 SCROOGED MOTM

    by Jay Cluitt · Dec 14, 2019 at 1:51 CET · Featured, LAMBcast, MOTM, MOTM Champions, Podcasts · 1 Comment
    LAMBCAST #509 SCROOGED MOTM

    ‘Tis the season to be jolly, and get smacked in the face by Carol Kane brandishing a giant toaster. That’s right, we’re discussing Scrooged!

    For this year’s Holiday Special Movie of the Month, Jay and Richard were joined by second-time holiday MOTM winner Todd to discuss his second favourite Dickens adaptation, alongside Chris and MovieRob. They talked ghosts, 80s celebrities and versions of A...

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  • Vote for January 2020’s Movie of the Month!

    by Jay Cluitt · Dec 8, 2019 at 19:10 CET · MOTM, Poll · 4 Comments
    Vote for January 2020’s Movie of the Month!

    It’s time to vote for January’s movie of the month! The poll is at the bottom of the page, but first, the contenders!

    Make Way For Tomorrow (1937) – [Sean Homrig, The 1001 Movies Podcast]

    On the Waterfront (1954) – [David Brook, Blueprint: Review]

    Casino (1995) – [Cameron Kanachki, The Michigan...

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  • LAMBCAST Extra Portion #32: Acting School 101 – Humphrey Bogart

    by Rob · Dec 2, 2019 at 7:19 CET · Acting School, Blogathons, Features · 2 Comments
    LAMBCAST Extra Portion #32: Acting School 101 – Humphrey Bogart

    As you should already know by now, Humphrey Bogart  is our actor of the month in the newly-revived Acting School 101 feature, being hosted by me, MovieRob. Alongside the monthly blogathon held here on the LAMB site, I will also be hosting a monthly podcast episode devoted to the actor and their roles, and wouldn’t you know it but that’s this very show here!

    I was joined by Howard from Rantings and Ravings to discuss all...

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  • Director’s Chair: James Cameron

    by Tony Cogan · Dec 1, 2019 at 14:48 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: James Cameron

    Hello everyone, it’s time to showcase the features that have been sent to me on the films of James Cameron. Without further ado, let’s dive in.

    Piranha 2: The Spawning:

    Movierob

    The Terminator:

    Joel Watches MoviesLife vs FilmMovierob

    Aliens:

    Joel Watches MoviesMovierob

    Terminator 2: Judgement Day

    Life vs...

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