10 Best Music Documentaries 12

10 Best Music Documentaries
The music’s all that matters In association with MokumGroupie.com, Picturenose’s Colin presents his take on the finest films on music to grace the silver screen. Buena Vista Social Club (1999) Ry Cooder, who has played just about everything with just about everyone goes back to the roots of music for this wonderful outing to Cuba, ...

10 Best Movie Openings 13

10 Best Movie Openings
Starting something? James and Colin team up, once again, to offer their favourite five openings of all time. Do feel free to share your faves with us too, won’t you? James’s Top Five 5. Jaws (1975) Dir. Steven Spielberg

Beyond The Cringe: 10 Most Embarrassing Movie Moments 31

Beyond The Cringe: 10 Most Embarrassing Movie Moments
Our ’10 Best’ lists, be they about horror, sci-fi or final bows, have proved very popular with Picturenose visitors of late – whether this one will live up to expectations is another matter entirely, however, as Colin and James present their ‘bottom’ five movie moments, namely key sections of certain films that make you turn ...

10 Best Movie Endings 15

10 Best Movie Endings
All good things… As we all bid farewell to summer (gee, wasn’t it great?), James and Colin each offer their definitive top five favourite finales of all time. Do let us know whether you agree, won’t you? James’s Choice 5. Some Like It Hot (1959) Dir. Billy Wilder I thought that I would start with ...

2010: Ten Best Films 9

2010: Ten Best Films
Here’s the only top ten that really matters, then, as Picturenose’s owners, Colin and James, offer their respective five best films. Over to Colin first: 5. TRON: Legacy (2011) Yes, yes – I know it’s not officially a 2010 release this side of the pond, but I’m just so gosh-darn excited about the release, I can’t help but mention it. ...

Ten Best Christmas Movie Moments 8

Ten Best Christmas Movie Moments
Just a little something to keep you warm while the festive season gets into full swing – it’s another list, of course, this time the ten moments that I consider to be the most, well, ‘Christmassy’, and I would love to hear about what you consider to be the notable omissions. 10. Billy Ray: [posing as ...

10 Best Westerns 14

10 Best Westerns
Once Upon a Time in the Western… To complete the trilogy begun by James with horror and sci-fi, and ahead of the holiday season, when they will all doubtless be shown *somewhere* on the glass teat, our man Cillian offers his very own rootin’, tootin’ top ten.

Bond. James Bond.

Bond. James Bond.
Sorry, but it had to be done. As I posted previously, horror and sci-fi are my two favourite film genres but, when it comes to excitement over a movie, nothing tops waiting in line to see the latest extravaganza featuring Ian Fleming‘s definitive gentleman spy. Here then are presented all 26 films (three of which ...

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10 Best Sci-Fi Films
‘Keep Watching the Skies!’ OK, OK, I promise that I am not going to do every genre of film, up to and including 10 Best Films Involving Otters, but such was the pleasing reaction to my previous list, 10 Best Horror Films, I decided that there was still room to include an appreciation of the ...

10 Best Horror Films 16

10 Best Horror Films
The horror, the horror… Missed me? Been away for a little while, thought it was only fair to allow Picturenose’s other fair contributors (well, Colin) to have a sojourn in the spotlight. Anyway, Colin’s recent excellent post, 10 Great Final Bows, put me in mind of a list of my own that I have been ...

10 Great Final Bows 8

10 Great Final Bows
Some actors just seem to fizzle out, whereas others go with a huge bang. Here’s my personal top ten of actors who finished at the top of their game. It’s in no particular order, and you are welcome to let me know who should have been included and what a crappy film reviewer I must ...