Writer and critic Kim Newman talk about his Guilty Pleasure, The Ghost Goes Gear (1966). Actor Paddy Considine joined Mark for Here’s the Thing to talk about his new film The Girl with All the Gifts (2016) – and about The Exorcist (1973), about which he knows almost as much as Mark does. Jason Singh joined Mark to talk about his live musical accompaniment to Grierson’s Drifters (1929) and Eisenstein’s Battleship Potemkin (1925). For List-O-Mania, Mark discussed his Top Films About Pregnancy and Birth to tie in with the release of Bridget Jones’ Baby (2016). In this month’s Sound & Vision Mark talked about the music in The Commitments (1991).
This month’s Guilty Pleasure saw David Arnold talk about Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure (1985). At the grand piano, he gave a moving rendition of his never-released Bond movie song. In Here’s the Thing, Journalist Hadley Freeman talked about the new female reboot of Ghostbusters (2016) which saw its release this month and generated a substantial amount of controversy. Mark discussed his Top Summer H
Film critic Wendy Ide joined Mark for this month’s Ask the Audience to discuss how the industry could improve its gender balance by having more women in film and film criticism. Jason Isaacs came to talk about his Guilty Pleasure, Rollerball (1975). In Here’s the Thing filmmaker Anthony Baxter discussed his film You’ve Been Trumped (2011) and his upcoming You’ve Been Trumped Too (2016). British director Amma Asante joined Mark for Coming Attractions to speak about her new film, A United Kingdom (2016), starring David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike. In Sound & Vision Mark talked about the music in Life of Brian (1979).
Alan Parker joined Mark for Guilty Pleasure to talk about Heaven’s Gate (1980). This month’s List-O-Mania saw Mark discussing the Top Ten W
We invited Orion: The Man Who Would Be King (2015) director Jeanine Finlay for this month’s Guilty Pleasure, and she chose Barbra Streisand’s A Star Is Born (1976). For List-O-Mania Mark talked about his favourite films featuring the m
Director Ben Wheatley joined Mark to discuss Zardoz (1974) for this month’s Guilty Pleasure. List-O-Mania saw Mark discuss his Top Ten R
Mark welcomed Sanjeev Bhaskar to discuss his Guilty Pleasure, which was Elvis Presley’s Flaming Star (1960). In the first edition of Coming Attractions, Mark talked about Kent Jones’ Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015). This month’s Sound & Vision celebrated Trainspotting (1996) for its 20th anniversary.
In our very first show Mark talked about his Guilty Pleasure: Richard Gere in Breathless (1983). For List-O-Mania, Mark discussed his Top Ten David Bowie films. This month’s classic film in One from the Vaults was Maîtresse (1976). Furthermore, for the very first Sound & Vision Mark talked about the music in Girlhood (2014), Rihanna’s Diamonds.