Archive for Film History


Trawling through the internet looking for the best and worst Christmas films, it’s possible to find some patterns emerging in what people consider to be good or bad in these sorts of films. Some of these are fairly predictable: old fashioned sentimentality is good but modern slushiness is bad. Some are not so obvious.

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All About Shepperton Studios

Star Wars

Some of the biggest and most famous films of all time were shot at Shepperton Studios. Notable productions include:

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Star Wars (1977)
The Elephant Man (1980)
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001)

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