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Frozen – Review

Frozen – Review

Having grown up during the Disney Renaissance – the period between 1989 and 1999 when animated Disney Classics dominated – I'll admit to still watching and anticipating new releases. From the makers of Tangled (which underwhelmed me a bit, if I'm honest), Frozen is back on form, a watered down adaptation of...

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The world’s top grossing films of 2013

The world’s top grossing films of 2013

The year is officially coming to a close and what a successful one for film. I think I might have spent more money on cinema tickets than any other year. Admittedly, that might be more due to inflation than the amount of films I'm watching, but you get my point. And if the box office figures are anything to go...

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Introducing the cast of the Grand Budapest Hotel

Introducing the cast of the Grand Budapest Hotel

In a world of generic blockbusters with more explosions than plot points, few filmmakers take imaginative but everyday settings and fill them with quirky characters quite like Wes Anderson. And his latest film The Grand Budapest Hotel is no exception. The second trailer for the 2014 release can be found...

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What will the next Bond posters look like?

What will the next Bond posters look like?

If you're anything like us, you're probably already twiddling your thumbs waiting for  information on the next Bond film. Anxious in wait, we've discovered that our fellow Bond fans are putting their talents to good use, with teaser posters for the film cropping up on the web. Based on the small...

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Gordon-Levitt and Blunt voice The Wind Rises

Gordon-Levitt and Blunt voice The Wind Rises

The English-language voice cast for Disney's 2014 much anticipated release The Wind Rises has been announced. Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emily Blunt and Elijah Wood are among the actors lending their voices to Hayao Miyazaki's final animé feature for Studio Ghibli. Gordon-Levitt portrays the main character...

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Anne Frank to become animated feature

Anne Frank to become animated feature

Anne Frank's estate has given its blessing for director Ari Folman to bring her story to life, in a new animated feature based on her diary. The man behind the multiple award winning animation Waltz with Bashir, Ari Folman has the full backing of Anne Frank's estate to make an animated feature aimed at...

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12 Years a Slave leads SAG nominations

12 Years a Slave leads SAG nominations

On 18th January 2014, Hollywood's biggest and greatest stars of film and television will gather together for the 20th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. And the nominations are in. 12 Years a Slave is leading the fray with four nominations, tied with TV's Breaking Bad. 12 Years a Slave, which was directed...

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Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues premiere tonight

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues premiere tonight

It's taken nine years and a clever promotional strategy to come around, but the UK premiere of Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues is finally taking place tonight! So who's excited to see what comedic capers our favourite news team are going to get up to this time round? Premières have already taken place...

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Christmas Movies: The Cynic’s Perspective

Christmas Movies: The Cynic’s Perspective

Have you ever noticed how annoying Christmas movies can be? They're wonderfully happy at the best of times, but when you're not feeling the festive cheer, a dislike for them is kind of inevitable. The Christmas movie, from a cynic's point of view, is actually their idea of hell. It's that time of year...

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Moet British Independent Film Awards 2013

Moet British Independent Film Awards 2013

Metro Manila was the big winner at the 2013 Moet British Independent Film Awards with three awards given on Sunday night. Julie Walters received the Richard Harris Award for outstanding contribution by an actor to British film. The big win for Metro Manila will come as a relief and delight for...

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