Posts about 1988


Podcast: Scrooged (1988) and Le Mans 66 (2019)

Simon Brew | 9th December 2019
In the latest episode of Film Stories with Simon Brew, the film that marked Bill Murray’s return to the screen after four years away, and a movie that once had Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt set to star

Podcast: Deep Impact (1998) and Twins (1988)

Simon Brew | 27th August 2019
In the latest episode of Film Stories with Simon Brew, the comet movie that had a tight deadline, and the Arnie comedy with an unusual deal behind it

Scrooged (1988) and the problem of making Carol Kane fly

Simon Brew | 21st December 2018
Director Richard Donner is the man who brought the story of Superman to the big screen 40 years ago should have been a dab hand at making characters fly in movies when, over a decade later, he came to Scrooged