Ennio Morricone: The Australian Concert

Drills. Coyotes. Belches. Typewriters. In a career spanning seven decades, Italian composer Ennio Morricone has never shied away from incorporating natural sound into his work, and has happily embraced the dissonance of musique concète in his concert pieces. However, he has never tried to interpolate dozens of screaming V8 engines into an arrangement of Deborah’s [...]

Another 60′s Screencap Quiz – With a Prize!

Thought I’d spice things up a little bit and offer a prize to the first person who gets all ten correct. I have a sealed blu-ray of The Mission up for grabs (Region 4, so check you machine first!). So all I will reply to posts is either ‘yes’ or ‘no’, I wont say what [...]

The Steve McQueen Movie Stills Challenge

Following on from yesterdays successful little quiz, here’s another stills puzzler – this time focussing  on the other king of cool – Steve McQueen. Good luck!     1.   2.   3.   4.   5.   6.   7.   8.   9.   10.

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The Screen Lounge is a place to come and look and read a little about the movies that have made an impact on me during my life. They'll usually be older movies - I love films from the 60s and 70s - but not always.

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