Skip to main content

Joshua and the Blob

USA, 1972 (MIFF 1973)

Director: John C Lange

Joshua meets the famous comic Blob, and difficulties ensue.

See also...

FRITZ THE CAT

Directed by former Paramount animator, Ralph Bakshi, Futz the Cat has been borne into the cinema, in full animation, from Robert Crumb's satirical comic strip. ... Fritz sees himself as a liberated ... More »

WEEKEND OF A CHAMPION

"Two champions – one of the racetrack, one of the big screen – are reunited four decades on in a long-unseen documentary." – Screen Daily ... In 1971, Formula One racing was one of ... More »

The Track

Three people in a family ravage one another verbally in some shrewdly calculated and vicious game-playing—a perverse, however witty, ritual of verbal gymnastics. The film ends, then is ... More »

David: Off and On

This is a biographical portrait of the filmmaker's brother, David. It follows him from his middle class childhood, through the death of his father, adolescent problems and drug involvement. He spends ... More »

JUNIOR BONNER

... ... Essentially a cannily observed mood piece this film concerns the situation of J.R Bonner (the hugely underrated Steve McQueen) a middle-aging champion bull rider down on his luck and ... More »

JACK'S WIFE

“I dare anyone to come up with a feminist film of this era so shattering as well as ambivalent about the nature of liberation.” - film critic Tom AllenThe film that George Romero has always ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director