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  • LAMBracket: Best Christmas Movie – Round 1-6

    by Jay Cluitt · Dec 14, 2018 at 7:21 CEST · Featured, LAMBracket, LAMBracket Christmas, Periodic Features, Uncategorized · No Comments
    LAMBracket: Best Christmas Movie – Round 1-6

    From December 1st until Christmas Eve, here on the LAMB, we’ll be determining what is the BEST Christmas movie of all time. We’ve asked you all which films are the main contenders, and twenty-four of you replied with your choices, which will bauble battle it out for seasonal supremacy. It’s a head-to-head, single elimination tournament, so whichever film wins today moves onto the next round. However, here is not...

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  • LAMBracket: Best Christmas Movie Round 1-4 Results

    by Jay Cluitt · Dec 13, 2018 at 20:01 CEST · LAMBracket, LAMBracket Christmas, Uncategorized · No Comments
    LAMBracket: Best Christmas Movie Round 1-4 Results

    Well, Die Hard finally made it into the bracket and you all welcomed it to the party, pals. The second match-up in the Genre group saw John McClane drop Batman Returns off the top of the Nakatomi Plaza, and it looks like that kitty did not land on her feet. Here are the full results:

    Final results:

    Congratulations to Die Hard and Simon for proceeding to the next round!…

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  • LAMBracket: Best Christmas Movie – Round 1-5

    by Jay Cluitt · Dec 13, 2018 at 7:25 CEST · Featured, LAMBracket, LAMBracket Christmas, Periodic Features, Uncategorized · No Comments
    LAMBracket: Best Christmas Movie – Round 1-5

    From December 1st until Christmas Eve, here on the LAMB, we’ll be determining what is the BEST Christmas movie of all time. We’ve asked you all which films are the main contenders, and twenty-four of you replied with your choices, which will bauble battle it out for seasonal supremacy. It’s a head-to-head, single elimination tournament, so whichever film wins today moves onto the next round. However, here is not...

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  • LAMBracket: Best Christmas Movie – Round 1-4

    by Jay Cluitt · Dec 12, 2018 at 10:20 CEST · Featured, LAMBracket, LAMBracket Christmas, Periodic Features, Uncategorized · No Comments
    LAMBracket: Best Christmas Movie – Round 1-4

    From December 1st until Christmas Eve, here on the LAMB, we’ll be determining what is the BEST Christmas movie of all time. We’ve asked you all which films are the main contenders, and twenty-four of you replied with your choices, which will bauble battle it out for seasonal supremacy. It’s a head-to-head, single elimination tournament, so whichever film wins today moves onto the next round. However, here is not...

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  • LAMBracket: Best Christmas Movie Round 1-2 Results

    by Jay Cluitt · Dec 11, 2018 at 21:39 CEST · LAMBracket, LAMBracket Christmas, Uncategorized · No Comments
    LAMBracket: Best Christmas Movie Round 1-2 Results

    Yesterday Arthur Christmas got easily knocked out by It’s A Wonderful Life, but today’s results were far closer, with Elf taking on The Nightmare Before Christmas. It was a real nail-biter on Facebook, with just one vote in it at the end of the poll, but over on the other social media sites Nightmare took it with a little more leeway, allowing Jack Skellington to skip his way off into the next...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Shane Black

    by Tony Cogan · Nov 26, 2018 at 18:44 CEST · Director's Chair, Uncategorized · 5 Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Shane Black

    Deadline: 5th January 2019

    Send Entries To: directorschairlamb@gmail.com

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the director that will be featured for December’s Director’s Chair and, seeing how it’s Christmas time, I thought it would be best to look at a director who has based most of his work around Christmas: Shane Black.

    Now Black first came to prominence as a...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: David Cronenberg

    by Tony Cogan · Oct 1, 2018 at 21:42 CEST · Director's Chair, Uncategorized · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: David Cronenberg

    Deadline: 27th October 2018

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    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the director for this month’s Director’s Chair and, seeing how we’re in October, we’re carrying on the tradition of highlighting a horror director and for this month, I think it’s time we looked at one of the kings of body horror, David...

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  • Director’s Chair: Brad Bird

    by Tony Cogan · Jul 2, 2018 at 22:08 CEST · Director's Chair, Uncategorized · 2 Comments
    Director’s Chair: Brad Bird

    Deadline: 28th July 2018

    Send Entries To: directorschairlamb@gmail.com

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the director that will be highlighted for July this year and, for the release of Incredibles 2, I thought it was time to cover the films of Brad Bird.

    Now Bird, like many of his fellow filmmakers at Pixar, learnt his trade at the California Institute of the Arts after being...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Miloš Forman

    by Tony Cogan · May 29, 2018 at 0:55 CEST · Director's Chair, Uncategorized · 6 Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Miloš Forman

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    Deadline: 30th June 2018

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the director I’m going to be highlighting for June and this month I thought it would be right to dedicate this month to the memory of one of the most influential directors of the past 50 years, Miloš Forman.

    Forman’s early life was one of hardship, his parents...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Lynne Ramsay

    by Tony Cogan · Apr 2, 2018 at 15:47 CEST · Uncategorized · 1 Comment
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Lynne Ramsay

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    Deadline: 28th April 2018

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the director that will be featured for this months Director’s Chair and, to tie into the release of You Were Never Really Here, the director this month will be Lynne Ramsay.

    Born in Glasgow in 1969, Ramsay got her start in the mid-90s, after graduating from the...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Ava DuVernay

    by Tony Cogan · Mar 5, 2018 at 23:57 CEST · Uncategorized · 1 Comment
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Ava DuVernay

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    Deadline: 31st March 2018

    Hello everyone and welcome to the announcement of this months featured director for Director’s Chair. For this month, to celebrate the release of A Wrinkle in Time, I thought now was the time for Ava DuVernay to be highlighted for Director’s Chair.

    Now DuVernay started out her career in the film industry...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Guillermo Del Toro

    by Tony Cogan · Feb 5, 2018 at 6:53 CEST · Uncategorized · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Guillermo Del Toro

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the director that will be featured for this month’s Director’s Chair and, seeing how there is a lot of buzz around him due to awards season, I thought now would be the right time to cover the films of Guillermo Del Toro.

    Now the films of Del Toro run in a wide variety of tones, styles and languages, but there are always consistent elements within all films, not only aesthetic...

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