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Whilst we admit the spy sequel 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' was a classic case of 'more is less'. Sir Elton John playing himself in a scene-stealing cameo as he assisted Taron Egerton's Eggsy against Julianne Moore's villain was a...
Tammy. The Boss. Bridesmaids. The married actress/director duo Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone seem inseparable. They are teaming together once again for Warner Bros' comedy 'Life Of The Party', which sees McCarthy's broken-hearted housewife Deanna head back to college, much...
'Not all enemies are created equal'. Originally based on the 1980's TV series starring Edward Woodward. 2014's big-screen version of 'The Equalizer' starring Denzel Washington and directed by Antoine Fuqua performed solidly at the box office, grossing $101.5 million in...
Already receiving critical acclaim on the festival circuit at Sundance, Berlin and BFI Flare in London. Lionsgate have released an emotionally-charged trailer for 'The Happy Prince', starring and directed by Rupert Everett as it delves into the tragic final days...
'Pump the hate brakes, Thanos!' Considering he's sharing the Summer schedule with Avengers: Infinity War. We guess it was only a matter of time before Ryan Reynolds' foul-mouthed superhero poked fun at Josh Brolin's other big bad. Ahead of its 15th...
40 years ago. John Carpenter created an instant horror classic in 'Halloween', complete with an iconic slasher villain in Michael Myers as he terrorised the town of Haddonfield. Now after various middling attempts (Rob Zombie to name one) at reviving...
The UK leg of the Sundance Film Festival, taking place once again at Picturehouse Central in London between 31st May and 3rd June has unveiled its full 2018 programme today, with a welcome focus on efforts from female filmmakers. Kicking...
Hereford Films, the London-based production outfit best known for its stylish and crowd-pleasing urban thrillers (We Still Kill the Old Way; Vendetta) has unveiled striking key art for the first title under its brand new Hereford Horror banner: the...
The Witch. A Quiet Place. Get Out. It's tough to deny that the horror genre is in great health right now. Thanks to director Ari Aster along with stars Toni Colette, Gabriel Byrne and Milly Shapiro, it is all set...
A prominent figure in the acclaimed BBC gangster epic 'Peaky Blinders', playing John Shelby. Joe Cole is certainly a talent whose career is on the rise, after further impressing in Jeremy Saulnier's survival horror 'Green Room' and the 'Hang...
Building on the debut of a new poster yesterday which ominously teased 'The Park Is Gone'. Universal Pictures have unveiled the final trailer for 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom', with Chris Pratt's Owen Grady and Bryce Dallas Howard's Claire Dearing returning...
Mauled by the critics. But if there was one redeeming feature from David Ayer's 'Suicide Squad', despite the gratuitous objectification on display. It was most certainly Margot Robbie's take on the mischievous supervillain Harley Quinn. After the success of Patty...
Last year serving us an absorbing adventure led by Charlie Hunnam and Robert Pattinson, with 'The Lost City Of Z'. James Gray is now all set to enter the world of espionage. It has been confirmed today that the director...
Best known for her Gothic novel Frankenstein, a creature who has graced many a film over the years. This first-look at Wadjda director Haifaa Al-Mansour's 'Mary Shelley' promises to uncover the true story of the woman behind this particular creation,...
'No insulting the staff. No weapons allowed. No killing the other patients.' Seems reasonable enough for a standard hospital. Unless you're visiting Jodie Foster's in near future Los Angeles, who runs a secret emergency room crawling with criminals. Courtesy of Iron...
It's only taken a mere fourteen years to come to fruition. But finally this July, the superhuman Parr family are back in 'Incredibles 2'. Building on the initial sneak-peek showcased during the Winter Olympics. This brilliant new trailer for the...
Eight instalments in. But The Fast And The Furious franchise shows no signs of slowing down, especially if you consider the box office takings of last year's outing The Fate Of The Furious ($1.2 billion worldwide). Yet with much scrutiny...
Everything is just peachy for Timothee Chalamet right now. Winning a legion of fans for his terrific performances in awards season darlings 'Call Me By Your Name' directed by Luca Guadagnino and Greta Gerwig's 'Lady Bird'. He is back on...

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Released: 11th April 2018 Directed By: Brad Peyton Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Naomie Harris Reviewed By: Van Connor In a startlingly blunt profile piece for Rolling Stone recently, it...

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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...