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Movie Moments – Grand Prix (1966) Monaco GP

I love this film, not because of the flakey storyline or the dodgy cameo from Graham Hill and his contemporaries rather its the camera work during the races which is most enthralling. The film was shot in Super Panavision 70 … Continue reading

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Movie Moments – Italian Job Opening Sequence

Possibly one of the most captivating sequences in car movie history, these 3 minutes of automotive heaven are one of my all time favourite pieces of cinema. It begins with a wide angle shot of an alpine scene with twisting … Continue reading

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Movie Moments – Le Mans Race Start

I’m particularly fond of this movie moment mainly because of its intensity. The ’24 heures du Mans’ is about to begin at 4pm sharp and the build up is incredible. All is silent save for a quickening and loundening heartbeat … Continue reading

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Movie Moments – Introduction

The big screen is home to much automative spectacle, from exotic supercars or rare classics to big budget chase scenes and ludicrous stunts the movies have had many fantastic moments for the car fan. Whether you prefer gritty car chases … Continue reading

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Maserati GranTurismo

In my opinion the Maserati brand is representative of some of the finest cars in history.  With superb racing heritage on the edge of memory the name has a lot to live up to in modern times.  Exotic sounding though the … Continue reading

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