The London Film Festival closes tonight with 127 Hours

From Netribution last Thursday... Danny Boyle's take on the true story of climber Aron Ralston, 127 Hours, will close the London Film Festival tonight. The 127 hours in question entail the 5 days that Ralston spent in a crevice in Utah's Blue John Canyon. He had been climbing on his own and hadn't told anyone [...]

So, Slumdog Millionaire’s quite good…

As ever, a multitude of spoilers lie within, read on at your peril... When I went to the launch of the London Film Festival, waaay back in September last year, I mentioned Slumdog Millionaire on this blog as it was the closing night film. It's been getting a ton of hits lately, thanks to all [...]

First bit of news from the London Film Festival

Click for Slumdog Millionaire review From the official LFF press release: London – Wednesday 3 September: The Closing Night Gala of The Times BFI 52nd London Film Festival will be the European Premiere of Danny Boyle’s SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE. SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE is the story of Jamal Malik, an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, [...]