Tag: Film

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Culture, History

Call Yourself a Film Buff?

Welcome to Buff Films, a fascinating private collection from renowned filmmaker John Edwards. Covering the history of flight, NATO promo films from the 70s and 80s, and historical documentary and newsreel footage throughout the 20th century, this rich and exclusive collection is fully available through Bridgeman Footage. First flights Charting […]

Dulle Griet (Mad Meg) raiding Hell (oil on panel) by Ryckaert, David III (1612-61); 47.5x63 cm; Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria
Culture

10 Baddest Witches

  Apparently it’s Hallowe’en this month?? Again?? Here are some independent women that the patriarchy just couldn’t handle… awards based on badness and relevance to Beyonce songs.   10. Horned witch. I dig the horned coif, this witch is fierce. Pat your weave, ladies (carefully because it’s sharp)!   9. Circe: best […]

XRD1699738 BATMAN: THE MOVIE avec Burt Ward (Robin) et Adam West (Batman) in the Batmobile (voiture Lincoln Futura) 1966 (film realise a partir de la serie televisee); (add.info.: BATMAN: THE MOVIE avec Burt Ward (Robin) et Adam West (Batman) in the Batmobile (voiture Lincoln Futura) 1966 (film realise a partir de la serie televisee)); EDITORIAL USE ONLY;  out of copyright
Art, Culture, History

Batman vs. Superman? Who’s your hero? Explore the incredible visual history of American superheroes.

First, a bit of history: Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice is a follow-up to 2013’s Man of Steel and the second installment in the DC Extended Universe. The film is directed by Zack Snyder and stars Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Irons, Holly […]

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Culture, History, What's On

Love on Film

Yes, it’s that time of year again – Valentine’s Day is soon approaching and though some may relish in a day of exchanging romantic gifts with that special someone, the rest could find themselves glued to Tinder with Ben&Jerry’s for company… However fear not, Valentine’s Day isn’t just reserved for the head over heels couples. […]

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Art, Culture, History

Fine art at the movies

We highlight images from the Bridgeman archive that have been licensed for several 2014-15 blockbusters and award-winners, used for set dressing and more 1. Cinderella (March 2015) This was a big, $95 million (£64 million) production for Disney. Kenneth Branagh sets his version in the early 19th century and mostly sticks […]