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BAFTA (The British Academy of Film and Television Arts) is to present Helen Mirren with the highest honour it awards when the ceremony akes place at The Royal Opera House on February 16th. Previous winners include Martin Scorsese, Anthony Hopkins, Alfred Hitchcock,...

Rush Competition

To celebrate the release of Ron Howard's Formula 1 film 'Rush' on Sky Store, Sky are offering an all-expenses-paid trip to Silverstone, and are throwing in exclusive pit lane access! We've teamed up with Sky so for your chance to win...
In what is often considered as the major indicator for Oscars glory, Alfonso Cuaron won the award for Best Feature Film for 'Gravity' Meanwhile Steven Soderbergh's 'Behind The Candelabra' won the award for Television Movie and Mini-Series. Full List of Winners Feature...
Wonder Woman is seemingly here for the long(ish) haul. Israeli actress Gal Gadot, recently announced as Wonder Woman in WB's upcoming Batman Vs Superman blockbuster, will be staying for at least two more films after this. Most likely a Justice...
For the first time in it's history, the Best Picture at the Prducers Guild Award was a tie, with 'Gravity and '12 Years a Slave' sharing the honour. 'Frozen' picked up another Best Animated Feature award, further setting it up...
Famed for its 'alternative' view on the year's films, the Razzies has announced it's latest victims. Here's the full list of nominees. Sylvester Stallone has recieved a record 31st nomination, while Halle Berry, who was one of the rare A-Listers...
Michael Douglas is one of the best-known actors in Hollywood and now, he has joined the ranks of Marvel. Fresh from his Golden Globe win for 'Behind The Candelabra' on Sunday night, the news was confirmed yesterday that Douglas will...
Reviewer: Liam Griffiths Director: Adam Wingard Stars: Sharni Vinson, AJ Bowen, Wendy Glenn Released:  28th August 2013 (UK) You’re Next is a stylish film that has moments of blood-drenched glory, but it’s largely derivative and meandering where it matters most. Adam Wingard’s home invasion...
Famed for being one of the strongest indicators for Oscar glory, below is the full list of nominees (Film and TV) for the Director's Guild of America awards. The 66th Director's Guild Awards will be presented on January 25 in...
Motion picture, drama "12 Years a Slave" "Captain Phillips" "Gravity" "Philomena" "Rush" Luke's Prediction:  A extremely close call this year again, some fantastic films included but I'm going to go with Gravity  as it was my favourite film of the year and feel that it will...
By: Neil Sheppard (@cmdrsheppard) t’s an iconic and controversial movie about the relationship between society and its ne’er-do-well citizens, considering whether our nation’s malcontents drag us down or if the flaws in our culture foster disenfranchisement. It’s based on a...

Big Ass Spider

Reviewer :Liam Griffiths Release Date: 27th April 2013 Starring: Greg Grunberg Clare Kramer, Ray Wise, Lombardo Boyar Directed By: Mike Mendez I remember when B-movies were silly, energetic and entertaining. Instead, modern B-movies concern themselves with a laugh-out-loud ‘concept’, instead of laugh-out-loud content....

47 Ronin

Reviewer: Luke Walkley Director: Carl Rinsch Stars: Keanu Reeves, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ko Shibasaki Released: 26th December 2013 (UK) Keanu Reeves’ first wide-release film for five years was always going to draw attention from film-goers. Famed for his role as Neo in The Matrix...
Reviewer: Garry Arnot Director: Ben Stiller Stars: Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Jon Daly Released: 26th December 2013 (UK) Ben Stiller is unarguably one of the masters of modern comedy, and has tried his hand at all manner of mediums from sketch comedy, features,...
After much speculation, fuelled by a picture posted to Diesel's Facebook page, it has been confirmed that Vin Diesel will indeed be starring in Marvel's 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Diesel will star as Groot, a "highly intelligent, sentient treelike alien"....
As we previously reported on Movie Marker. Paul Rudd is apparently in early talks to star in Marvel's,Edgar Wrigh directed, Ant-Man. Ant-Man aka Hank Pym will apparently be played by Rudd in the film co-wrote by Wright and Joe Cornish....
It was announced yesterday (December 15th 2013) that legendary actor Peter O'Toole had passed away aged 81 after undergoing a lengthy treatment for illness. The actor, whose career spanned more than 50 years had retired in 2011 aged 79 after...
Reviewer: Garry Arnot Director: Peter Jackson Stars: Martin Freeman, Benedict Cumberbatch, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom Released:  December 13th 2013 (UK) Middle-earth motion pictures are quickly becoming as synonymous with Christmas as mulled cider and bad cracker jokes, and this year is no different....

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The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society

Released: 20th April 2018 Directed By: Mike Newell Starring: Lily James, Matthew Goode Reviewed By: Van Connor Arriving on screens nearly a decade after its publication, this wilted...

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Taron Egerton To Play Sir Elton John In ‘Rocketman’ Biopic

Whilst we admit the spy sequel 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' was a classic case of 'more is less'. Sir Elton John playing himself in...