Francine Stock and star guests on the latest cinema releases, DVDs and films on TV. Friday 4.30pm - 5pm
Friday 10 August 2007
Paul Schrader on Taxi Driver and The Walker; Stockard Channing on Grease, The West Wing and Sparkle…
On The Film Programme this week:
Stockard Channing The star of Grease and The West Wing talks about her new movie Sparkle.
Sparkle is released in selected cinemas, cert 15 on Friday 17th
Diana Dors Melanie Williams of the University of Hull on Britain's original blonde bombshell.
Yield To The Night is released as part of a Diana Dors box-set on August 20th
Paul Schrader The writer of Taxi Driver on the connections between Travis Bickle and the lead in his new movie, The Walker.
The Walker is released in selected cinemas, cert 15.
Taxi Driver: Special Edition is released on DVD, cert 18, on August 13th
Bollywood Horror Film critic Anil Sinanan on the best and worst of Bollywood horror movies.
Darna Mana Hai, Mahal and Nagin are all available on DVD and can be seen on the big screen in a festival of Bollywood horror movies which takes place at the Institute Of Contemporary Arts from August 17th – 31st.