Archive for the ‘Blogathons’ Category

  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Sam Raimi

    by Tony Cogan · Feb 10, 2020 at 10:36 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Sam Raimi

    Deadline: 7 March 2020

    Send Entries To: directorschairlamb@gmail.com

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the featured director for February and, with the news that he may be directing Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, I thought now would be a good time to cover the films of Sam Raimi.

    Now Raimi got his start making low budget Super 8 films, mostly with his...

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  • Director’s Chair: Bong Joon-ho

    by Tony Cogan · Feb 9, 2020 at 10:35 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: Bong Joon-ho

    Hello everyone, it’s time to showcase all the pieces sent in covering the films of Bong Joon-ho. Thanks to all those who sent pieces in. Without further ado, here are the features on the films of Bong Joon-ho.

    Snowpiercer:

    Three Sentence Movie ReviewsMovierob

    Okja:

    Movierob

    Parasite:

    The Code is ZeekDefiant SuccessKeith Loves MoviesThe MN Movie...

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  • The Movie of the Month for February 2020 is…

    by Jay Cluitt · Feb 3, 2020 at 12:21 CET · MOTM, MOTM Champions · 1 Comment
    The Movie of the Month for February 2020 is…

    I come to you today with terrible news. Just dreadful. This may be the worst atrocity to have occurred, not just to the LAMB, but the online world in general, for some time. You see, every month a selection of movies are submitted for voting upon to decide each month’s Movie of the Month, and in February we allow Richard, the Lambcast co-host, to submit the full selection in order to celebrate his birthday, which coincidentally is...

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  • LAMBCAST Extra Portion #34: Acting School 101 – John Travolta

    by Rob · Feb 3, 2020 at 12:00 CET · Acting School, Blogathons, Features · 1 Comment
    LAMBCAST Extra Portion #34: Acting School 101 – John Travolta

    As you should already know by now, John Travolta  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 Kirkham from Kirkham: A Movie A Day to discuss all things...

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  • Acting School 101 – February 2020 Introduction – John Travolta

    by Rob · Jan 23, 2020 at 12:30 CET · Acting School, Blogathons, Features · No Comments
    Acting School 101 – February 2020 Introduction – John Travolta

    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 – January 2020 – Geena Davis

    by Rob · Jan 22, 2020 at 16:30 CET · Acting School, Blogathons, Features · No Comments
    Acting School 101 – January 2020 – Geena Davis

    This month’s Acting School 101 teacher was Geena Davis.

    We received a total of 53 reviews for 17 films that Geena Davis had parts in.

    Let’s see what the members of the LAMB community thought of Geena Davis‘s career:

    Accidental Hero (1)
    Movie Reviews 101

    Accidental Tourist, The...

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  • 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 · 2 Comments
    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 · 2 Comments
    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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