Five unexpected song and dance moments in film

Now the obvious answer to this is something like Ferris Bueller’s Day Off or Flashdance. But those are lazy choices. And those films were some time ago. So with that in mind, here are my more contemporary offerings. ‘Dancing in the dark’ The Place Beyond the Pines Here, Ryan Gosling’s tattooed motorcyclist bank robber celebrates… Continue reading Five unexpected song and dance moments in film

The dancer

Marvel's Guardians Of The Galaxy..L to R: Drax the Destroyer (Dave Bautista), Gamora (Zoe Saldana), Groot (voiced by Vin Diesel) and Peter Quill/Star-Lord (Chris Pratt)..Ph: Film Frame..?Marvel 2014

Lost among stars in the rarified galaxy. A dancer learns to dance and it’s such a sight to see. A dolphin playing with waves he glides among asteroids. Dicing with death, as when they collide en masse they get destroyed. Facing the void he knows no fear. Devoid of limitation facing foes without a care.… Continue reading The dancer

Baby did a bad, bad thing

As we head into the, ahem, steamy British summer I found myself having mini flashbacks to sexy dance moments in film (just the way my mind works). Scenes that were charged to the nines and loaded with… possibility. Here are a few of my favourites. Amber Heard – The Rum Diary To be honest you… Continue reading Baby did a bad, bad thing