October 10th, 2003

breaking bad

The best bit

Reading the reviews of Kill Bill has reminded me of the best moment in any film ever (according to me). I find it almost impossible to think of 'my favourite film' or 'my top ten films', but is is easy to think of my favourite moment in film. It's in Pulp Fiction when Butch turns back at the door of the shop.

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A sensible suggestion

We were just talking at work about what it would be like if British film stars started to make a serious impact on politics. One problem is that there isn't a truly charismatic star presence in British film, like Michael Caine used to have, or like David Beckham does in sport.

However, just think how good it would be if Jude Law were British Prime Minister. The reason it would be so good is that when world leaders get together
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But the British Prime Minister
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Now, if that doesn't give us top nation status, I don't know what would.