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Sir Michael Parkinson presents Billy Liar screening

Sir Michael Parkinson presents Billy Liar screening

To celebrate Studio Canal's the 50th anniversary re-release of the classic British film Billy Liar, Sir Michael Parkinson introduced a special screening of the film at the British Library on Friday. Sir Michael, or Parky as we prefer to call him, was an old friend of the film's screenwriter and author...

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Competition: Win yourself a copy of Mission to Lars!

Competition: Win yourself a copy of Mission to Lars!

We're giving away three copies of Mission to Lars featuring Metallica's very own drummer, Lars Ulrich. Mission to Lars  follows siblings Kate, Will and Tom Spicer on a journey of a lifetime to meet one of the gods of rock, Lars himself. The problem is, Tom has a form of autism known as Fragile X...

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The Servant re-release and Q&A

The Servant re-release and Q&A

Joseph Losey was one of British cinema's most distinctive voices who made three of his most significant films in collaboration with Harold Pinter. To celebrate the restoration and Blu-Ray release of two of these iconic films, the Curzon Mayfair is putting on a special screening of The Servant followed by a...

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Isaac Hempstead Wright climbs on a fan at London meet

Isaac Hempstead Wright climbs on a fan at London meet

One tall Game of Thrones fan had his day made when show star Isaac Hempstead Wright climbed onto him, shouting "HODOR!" The Game of Thrones cast has been in London, touring the city in their custom-decorated food truck. When they made a stop, Hempstead Wright, who plays Bran Stark in the popular fantasy...

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This March: Kinoteka Polish Film Festival

This March: Kinoteka Polish Film Festival

Are you a fan of movies? Do you like experiencing cinema from across the globe, rather than limiting yourself to Hollywood and the UK film industry? Well in that case you might be interested in Kinoteka, the UK-wide annual Polish Film Festival. After 11 years, Kinoteka has entered into its second decade...

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Say hello to a new Monsters University poster

Say hello to a new Monsters University poster

Monster's University isn't to be released until July, but the promotional campaign is well under way with the release of a brand new poster online. Meet Mike and Sulley's graduating class. The movie is a prequel to the events which happened in Monsters Inc., so sadly there won't be any interaction...

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Emma Watson to play Cinderella

Emma Watson to play Cinderella

We're used to seeing Emma Watson with a wand in her hand, but soon we could see the actress with a broom instead, since she's been courted to play Cinderella in Kenneth Branagh's new fairytale project. The Harry Potter starlet, who's known for her role as fuzzy-haired Hermione, will be filling the...

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Third and final Hobbit pushed back – AGAIN!

Third and final Hobbit pushed back – AGAIN!

Bad news Hobbit fans (or good news depending on how you look at it), the third and last instalment of The Hobbit has been pushed back a few months to December 2014, meaning we'll have to wait a whole year after The Desolation of Smaug, to watch the finale. There have been so many changes in regards to...

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FINALLY! Spielberg heads Cannes Film Festival Jury

FINALLY! Spielberg heads Cannes Film Festival Jury

With the awards season fresh in our minds and out of the way for 2013, the year's big film festivals are already gearing up for the summer months. Steven Spielberg has already been named as president of the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival. About time, right? The veteran director who was the...

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Two Hercules films set for release next year

Two Hercules films set for release next year

Known for his super-strength, bulging muscles and accomplishment of seemingly impossible tasks, Ancient Greek hero Hercules is set to be portrayed in two big-budget blockbusters by rival film studios. Paramount and MGM Studios will be battling it out against Millennium Films in true sword-and-sandals...

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