LOOSE LINKS

 Every other week we show a one-off film unconnected to The Chain. These tend to be tribute screenings to the recently deceased, a film chosen by the winners of one of our quarterly quiz's, or A.N. Other. 

Here be the Loose Links thus far... (in order of screening)

True Romance (Tony Scott, 1993)
Shown in tribute to Tony Scott (1944 - 2012)

Something Wicked This Way Comes (Jack Clayton, 1983)
A 2012 Halloween special

Election (Alexander Payne, 1999)
Screened on the night of the 2012 US presidential election

When Harry Met Sally (Rob Reiner, 1989)
2013 Valentine's Day special 

Withnail & I (Bruce Robinson, 1987)
In tribute to Richard Griffiths (1947 - 2013) 

Jamon, Jamon (Bigas Luna, 1992)
In tribute to Bigas Luna (1946 - 2013) 

Jason and the Argonauts (Don Chaffey, 1963)
In tribute to Ray Harryhausen (1920 - 2013) 

Midnight Run (Martin Brest, 1988)
In tribute to Dennis Farina (1944 - 2013) 

Five Easy Pieces (Bob Rafelson, 1970)
In tribute to Karen Black (1939 - 2013) 

Taxi Driver (Martin Scorsese, 1976)
Quiz Winners' Choice 

Touch of Evil (Orson Welles, 1958)
Part of Scalarama festival 

I Know Where I'm Going! (Powell & Pressburger, 1945)
Quiz Winners' Choise

The Hudsucker Proxy (Joel & Ethan Coen, 1994)
Christmas Treat 

Young Frankenstein (Mel Brooks, 1974)
As part of the LOCO Festival 

Capote (Bennett Miller, 2005)
In tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman (1967-2014) 

Mona Lisa (Neil Jordan, 1986)
In tribute to Bob Hoskins (1942-2014)

Hard Day's Night (Richard Lester, 1964)
Quiz Winners' Choice

Good Morning, Vietnam (Barry Levinson, 1987)
In tribute to Robin Williams (1951-2014)

Mr Smith Goes to Washington (Frank Capra, 1939)
Quiz Winners' Choice

Brighton Rock (John Boulting, 1947)
In tribute to Richard Attenborough (1923-2014)

Naked (Mike Leigh, 1993)
As part of the Scalarama Festival

After Hours (Martin Scorsese, 1985)
Quiz Winners' Choice

Nosferatu, The Vampyre (Werner Herzog, 1979)
Halloween Screening

A Clockwork Orange (Stanley Kubrick, 1971)
In tribute to Warren Clarke (1947-2014)

A Matter of Life and Death (Powell & Pressburger, 1946)
Quiz Winners' Choice

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Philip Kaufman , 1978)
In tribute to Leonard Nimoy (1931-2015)

MASH (Robert Altman, 1970)
Quiz Winners' Choice 

The Wicker Man (Robin Hardy, 1973)
In tribute to Christopher Lee (1922-2015)

Barry Lyndon (Stanley Kubrick, 1975)
Sunday Matinee Screening

This is Spinal Tap (Rob Reiner, 1984)
In tribute to Patrick Macnee (1922-2015)

12 Angry Men (Sidney Lumet, USA, 1957)
 Quiz Winners' Choice

The Talented Mr Ripley (Anthony Minghella, USA, 1999)
Companion piece to Plein Soleil

The Hills Have Eyes (Wes Craven, 1977)
In tribute to Wes Craven (1939-2015)

Alice (Jan Svankmajer, Czechoslovakia, 1988)
As part of the Scarlarama Film Festival

Orion: The Man Who Would Be King (Jeanie Finlay, UK, 2015)
Special promotional screening w/director Q&A

The Innocents (Jack Clayton, UK, 1961)
Halloween Screening

The French Connection (William Friedkin, US, 1971)
Quiz Winners' Choice

The Chess Players (Satyajit Ray, India, 1977)
In tribute to Saeed Jaffrey (1929-2015) 

The Man Who Fell To Earth (Nic Roeg, UK, 1976)
In tribute to David Bowie (1947-2016) 

Les Enfants du Paradis (Marcel Carné, France, 1945)
2016 Valentine's Day Sunday Matinee

To Kill a Mockingbird (Robert Mulligan, US, 1962)
In tribute to Harper Lee (1926-2016)

Kind Hearts and Coronets (Robert Hamer, UK, 1949)
In tribute to Douglas Slocombe (1913-2016)

We Are The Best! (Lukas Moodysson, Sweden, 2013)
As part of the LOCO Festival

Bonnie and Clyde (Arthur Penn, USA, 1967)
Quiz Winners' Choice

Stolen Kisses (Francois Truffaut, France, 1968)
As part of the LOCO Festival

Nashville (Robert Altman, USA, 1975)
Bank Holiday Monday Matinee

When We Were Kings (Leon Gast, USA, 1996)
In tribute to Muhammad Ali (1942 - 2016)

The Life & Death of Colonel Blimp (Powell & Pressburger, UK, 1943)
Pre-referendum Sunday Matinee

The Naked Civil Servant (Jack Gold, UK, 1975)
Pride Screening

An Englishman In New York (Richard Laxton, UK, 2009)
Sequel to The Naked Civil Servant

The Deer Hunter (Michael Cimino, USA, 1978)
In tribute to Michael Cimino (1939 - 2016)

Fight Club (David Fincher, USA, 1999)
Quiz-Winners' Choice

The Virgin Suicides (Sofia Coppola, USA, 1999)
Part of Scalarama / Directed by Woman festival 

Orlando (Sally Potter, UK, 1992)
Part of Scalarama / Directed by Woman festival

The Producers (Mel Brooks, USA, 1968)
In tribute to Gene Wilder (1933-2016)

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Mike Nichols, USA, 1966)
In tribute to Edward Albee (1928-2016)

Let The Right One In (Tomas Alfredson, Sweden, 2008)
Halloween Screening

Dont Look Back (D.A. Pennebaker, USA, 1967)
Bob Dylan Nobel Prize Appreciation Screening 2016

McCabe & Mrs Miller (Robert Altman, USA, 1971)
In tribute to Leonard Cohen (1934-2016)

Spartacus (Stanley Kubrick, USA, 1960)
In celebration of Kirk Douglas's 100th birthday

The Dead (John Huston, USA, 1987)
Christmas Screening

The Hustler (Robert Rossen, USA, 1961)
Quiz Winner's Choice Part 1

The Color of Money (Martin Scorsese, USA, 1986)
Quiz Winner's Choice Part 2

The Tufnell Park Film Club Shorter Film Festival
Inaugural all-dayer 

The Elephant Man (David Lynch, USA, 1980)
In tribute to John Hurt (1940-2017)

Farewell My Concubine (Chen Kaige, China, 1993)
Valentines Matinee

Blue Velvet (David Lynch, USA, 1986)
Quiz Winner's Choice

One False Move (Carl Franklin, USA, 1992)
In tribute to Bill Paxton (1955-2017)

Chuck Berry: Hail! Hail! Rock n Roll (Taylor Hackford, USA, 1987)
In tribute to Chuck Berry (1926-2017)

The Last Detail (Hal Ashby, USA, 1973)
In celebration of Jack Nicholson's 80th Birthday

Stop Making Sense (Jonathan Demme, USA, 1984)
In tribute to Jonathan Demme (1944-2017)

Left, Right and Centre (Sidney Gilliat, UK, 1959)
Pre-Election Screening

Theatre of Blood (Douglas Hickox, UK, 1973)
Quiz-Winners' Choice

Live and Let Die (Guy Hamilton, UK, 1973)
In tribute to Roger Moore (1927-2017)

Save The Tiger (John G. Avildsen, USA, 1973
In tribute to John G. Avildsen (1935-2017)

Heaven Can Wait (Warren Beatty/Buck Henry, USA, 1978)
Quiz Winners' Choice

The Lost Weekend (Billy Wilder, USA, 1945)
5th Anniversary Screening

Crimes and Misdemeanors (Woody Allen, USA, 1989)
In tribute to Martin Landau (1928-2017)

Cutter's Way (Ivan Passer, USA, 1981)
In tribute to John Heard (1945 - 2017)

Les Amants (Louis Malle, France, 1958)
In tribute to Jeanne Moreau (1928-2017) 

Raging Bull (Martin Scorsese, USA, 1980)
Screened in tribute to Frank Vincent (1937-2017) and Jake LaMotta (1922 - 2017)

London Symphony (Alex Barrett, UK, 2017)
Special Director Q&A Screening

Black Narcissus (Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger, UK, 1947)
1st Screening of 2018: Runner Up of our 5th Anniversary Grand Vote Scam

Cameraman: The Life & Work of Jack Cardiff (Craig McCall, UK, 2010)
Black Narcissus companion doc

Gun Crazy (Joseph H. Lewis, USA, 1950)
Screened in tribute to Peggy Cummins (1925-2017)

Trumbo (Jay Roach, USA, 2015)
Gun Crazy companion screening

Dr Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (Stanley Kubrick, UK, 1964)
Quiz Winners' Choice

Barton Fink (Joel & Ethan Coen, USA, 1991)
Screened in tribute to John Mahoney (1940-2018)

Miner's Hymns (Bill Morrison, UK, 2010) / Trouble No More (Jennifer Lebeau, USA, 2017)
Easter Double-Bill

Alfie (Lewis Gilbert, UK, 1966)
Screened in tribute to Lewis Gilbert (1920-2018)

A Brief History of Time (Errol Morris, USA, 1991)
Screened in tribute to Stephen Hawking (1942-2018)

Grave of the Fireflies (Isao Takahata, Japan, 1988)
Screened in tribute to Isao Takahata (1935-2018)

The 2nd Tufnell Park Film Club Shorter Film Festival
All Dayer

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (Milos Forman, USA, 1975)
Screened in tribute to Milos Forman (1932 - 2018)

Breaking Away (Peter Yates, USA, 1979)
Quiz Winners' Choice

Superman II (Richard Lester, USA, 1981)
Screened in tribute to Margot Kidder (1948-2018)

The Celluloid Closet (Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman, USA,1995)
Pride 2018 Screening

Morocco (Josef von Sternberg, USA, 1930)
Companion screening to The Celluloid Closet

Throne of Blood (Akira Kurosawa, Japan, 1957)
Quiz Winners' Choice

Down By Law (Jim Jarmusch, USA, 1986)
Screened in tribute to Robby Müller (1940-2018)

Daisies (Vera Chytilová, Czechoslovakia, 1966)
Part of Directed By Women season

 The Warriors (Walter Hill, USA, 1979)
Part of the Scalarama festival

The Blues Brothers (John Landis, USA, 1980)
Screened in tribute to Aretha Franklin (1942-2018)

The Odd Couple (Gene Saks, USA, 1968)
Screened in tribute to Neil Simon (1927-2018)