July 2020 Archive


The Shows Must Go On on its summer break

Simon Brew | 24th July 2020
The YouTube channel bringing fresh musicals for free every week is still on its summer break, with new musicals not due til August

The behind the scenes battles of Cloud Atlas

Mark Harrison | 23rd July 2020
Co-directed by the Wachowskis and Tom Tykwer, Cloud Atlas is arguably the most ambitious film of this century, but it had an uphill struggle to get made

Why 1980’s Stir Crazy remained significant

Simon Brew | 23rd July 2020
Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder scored one of their biggest hits with Stir Crazy – and the film set a record that wouldn’t be broken for some time