Quality film news, reviews and features
28th February 2013 16:00:00
Posted by Anthony Nield

Peter Cushing: A Life in Film this April

News
David Miller’s Peter Cushing: A Life in Film is the definitive account of Cushing’s remarkable career published by Titan Books on April 19th to coincide with the centenary of his birth.

Packed with scores of rare photographs, drawing upon conversations with his friends and colleagues, and from previously unpublished correspondence with Cushing himself, this is a unique insight in to the career of the acclaimed British actor

From Dracula to Star Wars and beyond, Peter Cushing was an unforgettable presence in cult cinema of the fifties, sixties and seventies. He remains, 100 years after his birth, one of Britain’s best-loved film stars.

David Miller has contributed to such magazines as TV Zone, Starburst and Film Review, and until 2007 he was the editor of Shivers. He co-wrote the book They Came from Outer Space with Mark Gatiss.

About Anthony Nield
Anthony hails from Cheltenham and has been writing about film for the best part of a decade. His particular obsessions include British and experimental cinema, non-fiction, and films that have fallen by the wayside. You'll find him reviewing such works in the DVD and Blu-ray sections, plus the occasional feature.