Archive for the ‘Blogathons’ Category

  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Paul Feig

    by Tony Cogan · Nov 30, 2020 at 18:08 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Paul Feig

    Deadline: 2 January 2021

    Send Entries To: directorschairlamb@gmail.com

    Hello everyone, it’s time to reveal the director that will be highlighted for December’s Director’s Chair and this month, the featured director is Paul Feig.

    Feig got his start in film and TV with acting, having minor roles in films like Naked Gun 33 1/3 and Heavyweights, along with roles in...

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  • Director’s Chair: Andrew Stanton

    by Tony Cogan · Nov 29, 2020 at 18:04 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: Andrew Stanton

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

    A Bug’s Life

    Joel Watches MoviesMovierob

    Finding Nemo

    Joel Watches MoviesMovierob

    WALL-E

    MovierobTop 10 Film Lists

    John...

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  • The Movie of the Month for December 2020 is…

    by Jay Cluitt · Nov 27, 2020 at 8:07 CET · MOTM, MOTM Champions · No Comments
    The Movie of the Month for December 2020 is…

    It’s the holiday season, which means it’s Holiday Special Movie of the Month time! Which film will be joining the ranks of Die Hard, Die Hard 2, Gremlins, Batman Returns, Scrooged and Meet Me in St Louis to be the final MOTM of 2020? Why, it’s only little old Arthur Christmas!

    Congratulations go to second-time festive champion Amanda Kirkham of...

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  • Acting School 101 – December 2020 Introduction – Jake Gyllenhaal

    by Rob · Nov 26, 2020 at 12:30 CET · Acting School, Blogathons, Features · No Comments
    Acting School 101 – December 2020 Introduction – Jake Gyllenhaal

    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 – November 2020 – Jodie Foster

    by Rob · Nov 25, 2020 at 15:30 CET · Acting School, Blogathons, Features · No Comments
    Acting School 101 – November 2020 – Jodie Foster

    This month’s Acting School 101 teacher was Jodie Foster.

    We received a total of 92 reviews for 25 films that Jodie Foster had parts in. Plus 1 general post about her life and work.

    That’s quite an impressive amount.

    Let’s see what the members of the LAMB community thought of Jodie

    Foster’s career:

    General...

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  • Lambcast #557 MOTM: Mean Machine

    by Richard Kirkham · Nov 11, 2020 at 17:59 CET · LAMBcast, MOTM, Uncategorized · No Comments
    Lambcast #557 MOTM: Mean Machine

    Patience pays off for Lamb Jeanette Ward as the film she has been championing for months, has finally won. 2001’s “Mean Machine”, an English remake of “The Longest Yard”, features a cast of U.K. actors taking over a sports, comedy, prison drama and making it their own.

      

    Soccer personality and Guy Ritchie actor Vinnie Jones, basically plays himself, a disgraced footballer who goes to...

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

    by Jay Cluitt · Nov 9, 2020 at 7:58 CET · MOTM, Poll · 1 Comment
    Vote for December 2020’s Movie of the Month!

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

    The Thin Man (1934) [Howard Casner, Rantings & Ravings]

    The Shop Around The Corner (1940) [Brian Eggert, Deep Focus...

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  • LAMBCAST Extra Portion #43: Acting School 101 – Jodie Foster

    by Rob · Nov 4, 2020 at 8:30 CET · Acting School, Blogathons, Features · 1 Comment
    LAMBCAST Extra Portion #43: Acting School 101 – Jodie Foster

    As you should already know by now, Jodie Foster  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 Richard from Kirkham: A Movie A Day to discuss all...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Andrew Stanton

    by Tony Cogan · Nov 2, 2020 at 22:23 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Andrew Stanton

    Deadline: 28 November 2020

    Send Entries To: directorschairlamb@gmail.com

    Hello everyone, it’s time to reveal the featured director for November over on Director’s Chair and this month, I’ve decided to go back to animation with Andrew Stanton.

    After being hired to work on Mighty Mouse: The New Adventures for Ralph Bakshi’s studio, Stanton was hired by Pixar...

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  • Director’s Chair: James Wan

    by Tony Cogan · Nov 1, 2020 at 14:08 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: James Wan

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

    Saw

    Lambcast

    Death Sentence

    Movierob

    Insidious

    Movierob

    Insidious: Chapter 2

    Mahan’s Media

    Furious 7

    Lambcast (1)Lambcast (2)MovierobMahan’s...

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  • Acting School 101 – November 2020 Introduction – Jodie Foster

    by Rob · Oct 28, 2020 at 12:30 CET · Acting School, Blogathons, Features · No Comments
    Acting School 101 – November 2020 Introduction – Jodie Foster

    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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  • The Movie of the Month for November 2020 is…

    by Jay Cluitt · Oct 28, 2020 at 11:40 CET · MOTM, MOTM Champions · No Comments
    The Movie of the Month for November 2020 is…

    Have you lost count of how many times Jeanette has submitted Mean Machine to be our Movie of the Month? Well fear not, it’ll never happen again, because it’s finally won!

    Along with her congratulations, Jeanette (of The Mundane Adventures of a Fangirl) gets to host the upcoming podcast dedicated to Mean Machine. If you have any reviews, features or podcasts dedicated to Mean Machine, please send...

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