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Glen Matlock to cameo in new Indie film

Glen Matlock to cameo in new Indie film

Punk rock legend Glen Matlock is to make a cameo performance in new film The Paddy Lincoln Gang. This is the first time the former Sex Pistols bassist has acted in a film. Set in the vibrant Los Angeles music scene, The Paddy Lincoln Gang are a rock band who are standing on the verge of stardom but for...

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How is Frozen connected to every Disney animation?

How is Frozen connected to every Disney animation?

With over $1 billion earned at the worldwide box office, chances are you've seen and love Disney's hit animation, Frozen. Did you know that the film has connections with the production company's other animated feature films that might surprise you?   AllFancyDress.com have created a really cool infographic...

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Tri-Force Short Film Festival 2014

Tri-Force Short Film Festival 2014

The date of this year's Tri-Force Short Film Festival (TFSFF) has been announced! If you're an up and coming filmmaker who has created a film that is 20 minutes or under in length, submission for 2014 is officially open. The Tri-Force Short Film Festival has one main objective: to showcase quality...

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Sponsored Video: The Legend of Hercules on DVD and Blu-Ray

Sponsored Video: The Legend of Hercules on DVD and Blu-Ray

Greek mythology has long been a staple of cinema, with the story of Hercules being one of the most popular of all. The Legend of Hercules, starring Kellen Lutz, Gaia Weiss and Scott Adkins is due for release on DVD and Blu-Ray on the 4th August. In this imaginative retelling of the legend, Lutz...

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Thor gets a sex change, Marvel announces

Thor gets a sex change, Marvel announces

Marvel Comics have recast one of their most popular characters... as a woman! The new female character is based on the hammer-wielding god of thunder Thor, and will appear in a new series that is due in October. The character Thor debuted in the title Journey Into Mystery back in 1962. Having starred...

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Grimsby, grimness and Penelope Cruz

Grimsby, grimness and Penelope Cruz

Arch wind-up merchant Sascha Baron Cohen has now infuriated the good residents of Grimsby, the northern fishing town where his new comedy, titled after the town, is set. This follows the recent announcement that Penélope Cruz has been cast in the film. So, what do we know about Grimsby, (the film rather than...

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Who is Mr Holmes?

Who is Mr Holmes?

Holmes is back. Fans of the Baker Street-based detective have had a good week as not only did the BBC announce more episodes of Sherlock, but they also got to see the first picture of Sir Ian McKellen in the title role for the new Hollywood production, Mr Holmes. Directed by Bill Condon, this film has been flying...

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The UK production boom – What’s filming here?

The UK production boom – What’s filming here?

Since the Golden Age of cinema, UK film studios have always benefited from attracting independent and major productions from all over the world. And now it would appear the UK film industry is entering a second Golden Age. What's being filmed here? Pinewood Studios, Shepperton Studios, Elstree Studios,...

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Should Hollywood’s top 100 films be taken seriously?

Should Hollywood’s top 100 films be taken seriously?

“Who better to judge the best movies of all time than the people who make them?” wrote the Hollywood Reporter when it published its first definitive 'Hollywood’s 100 favorite films' ranking. We can’t help but think the viewers might be a less biased judge, but THR wrangled together a group of studio...

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Steven Spielberg’s Cold War thriller. What do we know?

Steven Spielberg’s Cold War thriller. What do we know?

So, the great Steven Spielberg recently announced two new projects. Firstly, a Cold War thriller that is due to come out in October, 2015 (according to Variety), then a version of Roald Dahl's classic the BFG to come out in 2016. But what else do we know about the first project apart from this broadest of...

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