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A Comedian's Year

Posted by Tom Brogan on Thursday, February 19, 2015,
Comedian Bec Hill filmed/photographed her audiences over the course of a year. She did this to show how audience numbers vary.


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20th Century Flicks

Posted by Tom Brogan on Friday, February 6, 2015,

Following on from my post on Wednesday about Scarecrow Video, the BBC website today has a video feature on 20th Century Flicks, a video shop from Bristol. They still rent VHS tapes and have 18,000 titles on video and DVD. Here it is.

There's also a really good article on them from Rife Magazine (also where I nicked the photograph from.) They were also featured in The Guardian in October 2014.

"Celebrity patrons have included Ken Russell, Paul McGann and Edgar Wright. Simon Pegg still owes a £4...

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All Right, All Right, All Right

Posted by Tom Brogan on Tuesday, January 13, 2015, In : Films 
Thanks to the Criterion Collection here's the young Matthew McConaughey auditioning for his role in Richard Linklater's 'Dazed and Confused'.


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