WHAT’S NEW AT THE AMERICAN CINEMATHEQUE’S EGYPTIAN & AERO THEATRES

After nearly two decades, George Sluizer’s thriller DARK BLOOD has finally been completed and will have its Los Angeles Premiere at our very own Aero Theatre on Tuesday, October 29th. This is an added event that was not previously on our print calendar. The film stars the late River Phoenix as Boy, a damaged young widower with Native American roots living in the desert when a married couple with car trouble enter his life – and find he’s in no hurry to return them to civilization. Continue @ americancinematheque.blogspot.co.uk

The book ‘Last Night at the Viper Room’ tells of River Phoenix’s life before it was cut short at 22

‘Last Night at the Viper Room’ by Gavin Edwards reveals how River Phoenix, the Oscar-nominated star of ‘Stand by Me,’ was planning on quitting the film industry and had a tremendous heroin problem before he died at the age of 22 from a Drug overdose. Keep reading @ nydailynews.com

Food Truck Rally to benefit River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding

At the end of every month, CYMplify — a coffee shop and performance venue in northwest Gainesville — chooses a nonprofit organization to highlight. On Friday, the free event will benefit The River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding. Named after the late film actor, musician and activist River Phoenix, the center offers training, workshops and educational events that help people understand that while conflict may be inevitable, violence isn’t, said Heart Phoenix, River’s mother and board president of the River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding. Continue reading @ gainesville.com

Gallery Additions – My Own Private Idaho

Added screencaps to the Gallery from My Own Private Idaho

Tim Robey recommends… Sneakers (1992)

In his weekly column, Tim Robey recommends a film that is indisputably worth two hours of your time. This week: the crisp and comic techno-caper Sneakers. Keep reading telegraph.co.uk

Gallery

The gallery is now back online! Lots more images and magazine scans to come!

Server Move Complete

The server move is finally complete, the gallery will be back online this weekend! Look for lots of updates over the coming weeks/months.