Daniel Day Lewis in There Will Be Blood

Film of the Day

Emilio Estevez and Harry Dean Stanton in Repo Man

Repo Man

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     4 February     Radium synthesised, 1936 The element radium had been discovered by Marie Sklodowska-Curie and her husband Pierre

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Paul Giamatti in American Splendor

American Splendor

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     8 October     Harvey Pekar born, 1939 On this day in 1939, Harvey Lawrence Pekar was born, in Cleveland,

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Jude Law and Jennifer Jason Leigh in eXistenZ

eXistenZ

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     14 June   Charles Babbage’s difference engine, 1822 On this day in 1822, Charles Babbage presented a paper to the

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János Derzsi and Erika Bók in The Turin Horse

The Turin Horse

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     15 October     Friedrich Nietzsche born, 1844 On this day in 1844, the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche was born in

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Naomi Watts and Tom Holland in The Impossible

The Impossible

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     23 January     Shaanxi earthquake, 1556 On this day in 1556, the world experienced the deadliest earthquake on record.

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Emily Browning as Baby Doll in Sucker Punch

Sucker Punch

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     20 June   The Beatles’ Yesterday and Today Butcher cover, 1966 On this day in 1966, the Beatles released their

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Nicolas Cage as Charlie and Donald Kaufman

Adaptation.

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     21 February     The New Yorker launches, 1925 On this day in 1925, The New Yorker magazine was launched

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Bill Murray, Frances McDormand, Edward Norton and Bruce Willis in Moonrise Kingdom

Moonrise Kingdom

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     1 August   First Scout camp, Brownsea Island, 1907 On this day in 1907, a camp organised by British national

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