On Screen

On the big screen, on the small screen, on DVD, on Blu-ray. If it’s a cool cult movie or a lost gem off the TV, you are likely to find it on these pages, along with reviews of the latest releases.

Crowdfunding: Help to make Midnight Of My Life – a film about Steve Marriott

by Modculture 5 December, 2014

How do you fancy funding a movie about Steve Marriott? You can do just that if you invest in Midnight Of My Life. Continue Reading

1960s cult classic novel Adrift In Soho to be turned into a movie

by Modculture 20 October, 2014

Have you read the book Adrift In Soho? You really should, especially if you are a fan of Absolute Beginners, as it carries a very similar vibe (and covers a similar time period. If not, there’s a film on the way. Continue Reading

Northern Soul: The Movie (2014)

by Modculture 13 October, 2014

Well, the wait is over and the Northern Soul film is almost ready to hit the big screens nationwide. Is it any good? The Scenester has been lucky enough to attend an early screening of the much-anticipated movie. Here are his thoughts… Continue Reading

Mod at the Movies event with Franc Roddam in London

by Modculture 3 October, 2014

Interesting event if you are near the SE11 are of London, going by the name of Mod at the Movies. Continue Reading

Elaine Constantine’s Northern Soul movie now available to pre-order on DVD and Blu-ray

by Modculture 7 August, 2014

Well, everything else is already available to order, including the book and the soundtrack on CD and 45 vinyl box set. So really it’s perhaps no surprise to see Elaine Constantine’s Northern Soul movie offered on pre-order to own too. Continue Reading

Duke Vin and the Birth Of Ska screening at Somerset House

by Modculture 4 August, 2014

It’s part of the Return of the Rudeboy exhibition, so perhaps you can take that in when you check out Duke Vin and the Birth Of Ska at Somerset House. Continue Reading

Living For The Weekend – BBC4 Northern Soul documentary airs next week

by Modculture 17 July, 2014

We would guess it isn’t going to be the best documentary on the subject (Tony Palmer’s Wigan Casino pictured above probably gets that title), but Living For The Weekend should still be worth checking out if you have any kind of interest in northern soul. Continue Reading

The Harder They Come plus Q&A with Don Letts at Somerset House

by Modculture 5 July, 2014

Right now, there’s a Return of the Rudeboy exhibition taking place at Somerset House and alongside it, a number of mini events. A screening of The Harder They Come is just one of them. Continue Reading

Quadrophenia hits the theatre at the Edinburgh Fringe

by Modculture 24 June, 2014

Thanks to Bernard for flagging this up, a theatre production of Quadrophenia at the Edinburgh Fringe. Continue Reading

Timeshift – Mods, Rockers and Bank Holiday Mayhem on BBC4

by Modculture 21 May, 2014

This was flagged up on the forum, with the BBC4 site offering the briefest details. Thankfully, we’ve been able to get the full details of Timeshift – Mods, Rockers and Bank Holiday Mayhem off the BBC this morning. Continue Reading