Archive for Al Pacino

Poetry in Motion Pictures: Heat

Posted in Poetry in Motion Pictures with tags , , , , , on September 24, 2013 by Ross McG

Have you ever watched one of your favourite movies and thought, ‘You know what, I’d love to see that turned into a short poem’? Er, no, didn’t think so. Well tough, that’s exactly what you’re going to get here. Continue reading


3e Movie Club: Carlito’s Way

Posted in 3e MOVIE CLUB with tags , , , , , , , , , on June 24, 2010 by Ross McD

It’s not just my way or the high way – turns out there’s a third option… Continue reading

Top Five… Worst Films To Be Nominated For The Best Picture Oscar

Posted in TOP FIVES with tags , , , , , on March 4, 2010 by Ross McG

Movie-goers often moan about the terrible films that won the Best Picture Oscar. But what about the even more terrible films that were a whisker away from doing it? Here they are… Continue reading

Top Five… Moments The Oscars Got It Wrong

Posted in TOP FIVES with tags , , , on March 3, 2010 by Ross McG

And the Oscar goes to… the totally wrong person! The Oscars are a bit like our parents – the reason we love ’em is because we very rarely agree with ’em. Here are the instances when the Academy voters really messed things up. Continue reading

Heat v The Devil’s Advocate

Posted in BATTLES with tags , , , , , , , on June 19, 2009 by rossvross

borderpacinoHOO-HAH! Which do you prefer, Pacino shouting at De Niro or Pacino shouting as Satan? Read the arguments and decide. Have your ear plugs at the ready… Continue reading