Daniel Day Lewis in There Will Be Blood

Film of the Day

Rooney Mara and Channing Tatum in Side Effects

Side Effects

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     19 February     Damages for thalidomide children, 1968 On this day in 1968, the High Court in the UK

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Chlea Duvall in The Killing Room

The Killing Room

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     26 July   CIA created, 1947 On this day in 1947, the National Security Act was enacted by the US

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Compay Segundo on stage with the Buena Vista Social Club

Buena Vista Social Club

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     3 January     US severs diplomatic ties with Cuba, 1961 On this day in 1961, the United States formally

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Celia Johnson in Brief Encounter

Brief Encounter

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     6 April   Petrarch first sees Laura, 1327 On this day in 1327, one of the most celebrated romantic sightings

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Mark Wahlberg and Burt Reynolds in Boogie Nights

Boogie Nights

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     30 December     Jeff Lynne born, 1947 On this day in 1947, Jeffrey Lynne was born in Birmingham, UK.

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Ivana Karbanová and Jitka Cerhová in Daisies

Daisies

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     30 July   The first defenestration of Prague, 1419 Along with the Diet of Worms, the Defenestration of Prague is

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Woody Harrelson in Rampart

Rampart

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     3 March     Rodney King beating caught on camera, 1991 On this day in 1991, one of the inaugural

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