Daniel Day Lewis in There Will Be Blood

Film of the Day

Cillian Murphy in Sunshine

Sunshine

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     15 February     Galileo Galilei born, 1564 On this day in 1564, the astronomer, mathematician and physicist Galileo Galilei

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HG Wells on set in Things to Come, with Margaretta Scott and Raymond Massey

Things to Come

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     20 July   László Moholy-Nagy, 1895 On this day in 1895, the painter, photographer and member of the Bauhaus school

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Gemma Arterton in Byzantium

Byzantium

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     26 November     Vlad the Impaler becomes ruler of Wallachia for third time, 1476 On this day in 1476,

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Ekaterina Astakhova and Nikita Efremov on the set of The Bomber

The Bomber

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     1 July   SOS adopted, 1908 On this day in 1908, the second International Radiotelegraphic Convention became effective. It made

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Brigitte Helm in L'argent

L’argent

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     28 October     Black Monday, 1929 On this day in 1929, the Dow Jones index fell by 13% in

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Julie Christie in Don't Look Now

Don’t Look Now

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     25 March   The founding of Venice, AD421 On this day in the year AD421, Venice was founded. Sited on

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Sam Riley and Kristen Stewart in On the Road

On the Road

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     21 October     Jack Kerouac dies, 1969 On this day in 1969, the writer born Jean-Louis Kérouac died, from

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Andrea Riseborough in Shadow Dancer

Shadow Dancer

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     19 July   IRA declare ceasefire, 1997 On this day in 1997, the Provisional Irish Republican Army declared that hostilities

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