A Gross Omission…and another great one gone

I was alerted to a gross omission from the Scrod Film Dead Pool earlier today when I learned of the death of Richard Attenborough.   I have no excuse for not having him on the SFDP when the likes of Billy Graham and Prince Philip are on there.  I’ll try

You know how to whistle, don’t you Steve?

I’m a bit late on this, but I’d be remiss if I didn’t do a quick post on the first ScrodFilm Dead Pool “winner”: Lauren Bacall.  Ms Bacall was one of the screens sexiest actresses way into her old age.  In fact I probably could build a pretty convincing case

The Richard Nixon Horror Show – or – America Needs a Full Time President, and a Full Time Transexual, er Congress

  The Rocky Horror Super 8 Digest Tonight marks the 40th anniversary of not one but two significant events of the last half of the twentieth century: Richard Nixon’s resignation and the events of The Rocky Horror Picture Show.  Well, sort of on both accounts… Nixon actually officially left office

Taking ScrodFilm to the World!

Next month (September) work is taking me yet again to the other side of the pond and I will be in Germany for a week and then the UK the following week.  Last time I did this I was able to spend the weekend in Paris (which is rather frigid

Penis Envy Saves Film…for now

Coppola, Scorsese, Spielberg, Lucas…these are The Directors that you would expect to be behind the announcement that Kodak has struck a deal with “Hollywood” to “save film” (for now), however you would be wrong.  Instead the names of the directors that have stood their ground and “saved film” are none other than Nolan,