Happy 82nd Birthday to Dame Diana Rigg!

Happy birthday to Diana Rigg, 82 today!

Happy 82nd birthday to the wonderful Diana Rigg! There’s nothing like a Dame, so the song goes, and the lyric certainly applies to Dame Diana Rigg. Since bursting onto TV screens in the 1960s as Mrs…

Flash Gordon 4k Blu-ray Giveaway!

4k Giveaway Flash Gordon!

UK-based entrants, Region B Blu-ray. Giveaway entries end 22nd July at 10pm (UK Time). Multiple email addresses by the same person are not permitted. Winners will be contacted on the 23rd of July 2020. (Blu-ray will…

RIP Earl Cameron

Pool of London Pop art print by Art & Hue

Art & Hue is saddened to learn the news that the actor Earl Cameron died on the 3rd of July 2020 at the age of 102. The star of “Pool of London” broke new ground in…

Happy Birthday Leslie Phillips!

Leslie Phillips mast

Ding dong!

The Telegraph’s 100 best British films of all time

Telegraph 100 Best British films

Published on Monday this past week, The Telegraph’s film critics Tim Robey & Robbie Collin have compiled a list of their 100 best British films of all time. Billed as ideal for self-isolating or a pleasant…

70 years of The Third Man

70 years since the Gala World Premiere of The Third Man

British film noir “The Third Man”

I’m All Right Jack

2019 marks 60 years of I'm All Right Jack

60 years of I’m All Right Jack A satirical look at trade unions and businessmen, in which neither side comes out well, the industrial relations comedy was well received by cinemagoers, making it one of the…

Remembering Charles Crichton

Charles Crichton Director & Editor

If there’s one name that connects classic film & cult TV, it’s Charles Crichton. From Ealing comedies to The Avengers, the genius director brought his skill and magic to many titles, working as an editor and…

90 years of British Talking Pictures

Alfred Hitchcock’s “Blackmail” “Blackmail” Copyright © STUDIOCANAL Films Ltd, (1929). All rights reserved. Copyright © Art & Hue® 2018-2019. All rights reserved.

Happy 81st Birthday to Dame Diana Rigg!

Happy 81st Dame Diana!

Happy 81st birthday to the wonderful Diana Rigg! There’s nothing like a Dame, so the song goes, and the lyric certainly applies to Dame Diana Rigg. Since bursting onto TV screens in the 1960s as Mrs…

70 Years of Kind Hearts and Coronets

70 years of Kind Hearts & coronets by Art & Hue

Happy Birthday to “Kind Hearts & Coronets” which turns 70 today!   The post-war films tapped into the public mood, presenting tales of the small underdog battling a larger enemy, generally state bureaucracy or established institutions,…

70 Years of Whisky Galore!

On this day: 70 years of Whisky Galore the Ealing comedy

Happy Birthday to “Whisky Galore!” which turns 70 today!   Following on from “Passport to Pimlico”, “Whisky Galore!” continued the pattern of employing a regular cast, similar to repertory theatre, with actors & actresses being used…

Kind Hearts & Coronets Restoration in Cinemas

70 years of Kind Hearts & coronets by Art & Hue 4k blu-ray

2019 marks a very special anniversary for film fans as it’s 70 years since the classic Ealing comedy “Kind Hearts & Coronets” was released. The Collector’s Edition is currently available to pre-order via Amazon and there’ll…

70 years of Passport to Pimlico

70 years of Passport to Pimlico the classic 1949 Ealing Comedy

Happy Birthday to “Passport to Pimlico” which turns 70 today!   “Passport to Pimlico” established the pattern of employing a regular cast, similar to repertory theatre, with actors & actresses being used across several films. The…

Remembering Sid James

From Hancock Street to Hitchcock & Hancock

Remembering Thorold Dickinson

Director of Secret People

Remembering Peter Rogers

The legendary producer of the classic Carry On films

Happy 80th birthday to Janette Scott!

Janette Scott's 80th Birthday

Today’s the 80th birthday of film actress Janette Scott. Star of many classic and charming films throughout the 1950s and 60s, Janette was the object of Ian Carmichael‘s and Terry-Thomas‘ affections in the enduring British comedy…

On This Day: The Joker

The Joker Avengers Episode

On This Day: The Avengers episode “The Joker” aired on British television for the first time in 1967.

On This Day: The Hour That Never Was

The Avengers The Hour That Never Was Art & Hue

On This Day: The Avengers episode “The Hour That Never Was” aired on American television for the first time in 1966. artandhue.com/theavengers

60 Years of Carry On Films

2018 marks 60 years of Carry On Films

2018 marks 60 years of Carry On Films. British film company Anglo Amalgamated distributed the first 12 Carry On films starting with Carry On Sergeant in 1958 and ending 50 years ago with Carry On Screaming…

Happy Birthday Janette Scott!

Happy Birthday to screen icon Janette Scott, star of many classic films of the 1950s and 60s including School For Scoundrels.

Happy 100th Birthday Earl Cameron!

Happy 100th Earl!

As Earl Cameron presumably receives his telegraph today from The Queen, Art & Hue would like to join Her Majesty in wishing him a very happy 100th birthday. Not only has Earl reached the milestone of…

Carry On Birthdays

Birthdays of Carry on Stars

Whilst some of the original line-up of talented actors from the Carry On films are sadly no longer with us, there are still many of the team celebrating birthdays this year. One of the actresses most…

Happy Birthday Diana Rigg!

There’s nothing like a Dame

The Archives at Pinewood

Researching The Avengers & more in Studiocanal’s vaults

School For Scoundrels Screening with Janette Scott at the Laura Ashley Manor Hotel

Janette Scott

School for Scoundrels – New Pop Art and Free Screening

New Pop Art and Free Screening

On This Day: Carry On Cruising

All aboard!

Back to Pinewood Studios

Pinewood Studios

Just got confirmation for new collection of Pop Art inspired by images from the photographic archives at the iconic and legendary Pinewood Studios! Sign up to the mailing list for news to know when they’re online:

Happy Birthday Margot Leadbetter!

Happy Birthday to Penelope Keith who, apart from becoming famous as Margot in The Good Life, appeared in three episodes of The Avengers including this unbilled Bride in The Murder Market (which was the first episode…

Meeting an Icon: Diana Rigg at the BFI

Diana Rigg at the BFI - Meeting Mrs Peel

Mrs Peel Day

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