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Wallpaper Wednesday | Léon

Rebellious Loners don’t come much smaller (or with as much zing) as Natalie Portman’s Mathilda Lando – the pint-sized, highly sexualized preteen sidekick to Léon’s hitman in Luc Besson’s brooding 90s action flick. A fitting cinematic selection for this week’s pick of delicious downloads. Simply Right click>Save as on your preferred screen size to download […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday | Blade Runner

Continuing our tie-in to The Big Picture issue 10 ‘Rebellious Loners‘ theme, this week’s selection of downloadable film stills come from Ridley Scott’s dystopian future-noir – Blade Runner. Simply Right click>Save as on your preferred screen size to download each wallpaper. Images ©Warner Bros. Screen Size: 1280×1024 |   1280×800 |   1024×768 Screen Size: 1280×1024 |   […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday | Elizabeth

Continuing our tie-in to The Big Picture issue 10 ‘Rebellious Loners‘ theme, this week’s selection of downloadable film stills come from Shekhar Kapur’s richly elegant coming-of-age tale – Elizabeth. Simply Right click>Save as on your preferred screen size to download each wallpaper. Images ©IPolygram Filmed Entertainment Screen Size: 1280×1024 |   1280×800 |   1024×768 Screen Size: […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday | Kill Bill Vol.1

Here at The Big Picture we’re all about the joy and power of the cinematic image. What better way then to enjoy this widescreen wonder (apart from actually going to the cinema) than with a selection of carefully chosen movie-oriented wallpapers to download. Continuing our tie-in to The Big Picture issue 10 ‘Rebellious Loners‘ theme, […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday | North By Northwest

Here at The Big Picture we’re all about the joy and power of the cinematic image. What better way then to enjoy this widescreen wonder (apart from actually going to the cinema) than with a selection of carefully chosen movie-oriented wallpapers to download. Continuing our tie-in to The Big Picture issue 10 ‘Rebellious Loners‘ theme, […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday | Taxi Driver

Here at The Big Picture we’re all about the joy and power of the cinematic image. What better way then to enjoy this widescreen wonder (apart from actually going to the cinema) than with a selection of carefully chosen movie-oriented wallpapers to download. This week, as the first tie-in to The Big Picture issue 10 […]

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One Sheet: Saul Bass, master of simplicity

Few men have influenced graphic design as drastically as Saul Bass, the New York-born artist who was responsible for some of that era’s most iconic movie posters. Nicholas Page takes a look at his most resonant work. The Man with the Golden Arm (1955) Dir. Otto Preminger / American One-sheet From the dawn of motion […]

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On Location: New Jersey

A famed location for movies and literature involving mob activity, New Jersey’s bleak landscape and overhanging greyness echo its scarred history. Nicholas Page looks at the city’s more memorable filmic exports. On the Waterfront (1954) Dir. Elia Kazan / USA, 108 minutes Starring Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Eva Marie Saint Based on a number of […]