Acclaimed actor, director, and producer Roman Polanski once said, "Cinema should make you forget you are sitting in a theater." What Mr. Polanski didn't account for, though, are theaters so spectacular that you won't want to forget them. The four theaters on this list have different claims to fame, but the common denominator is this -- each will leave you with an experience that is at least as immersive and delightful as the cinema itself.
With The Keeper of Lost Causes, the screen adaptation of the award-winning novel Mercy by Jussi Adler- Olsen, now available on Download to Own, Blu-ray, DVD and Video on Demand, we take a look at some other notable recent literary adaptations.
With award-winning real-life plane crash feature EREBUS: INTO THE UNKNOWN hitting UK cinema screens on 9 January and DVD/On Demand 12 January, we look back at films that capture the bravery, humanity, loss, spirit and experiences of some of the world’s most disastrous real-life situations.
Charles Dickens wrote his novella A Christmas Carol during the early part of the Victorian era in Britain, helping to rejuvenate interest in older Christmas traditions in the England of the time and remaining a cornerstone of Christmas tradition in both Britain and America to this day. There have been many adaptations of this story on stage and in film over the year, with the following films representing some of the best of those adaptations on this Christmas classic.
When Robin Williams sadly passed away on August 11th of this year, he left behind a legacy of great performances, unmatched by few of his peers. He may have begun in comedy, but as this list demonstrates, Williams quickly became as respected as a dramatic actor as he was revered for his comic talents.