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The Top 10 Biblical Films

The Top 10 Biblical Films

In the beginning of cinema, there was the bible. From silent films to talkies, the Old and the New Testaments have provided fertile ground for movies, but since the 1960s there has been a dramatic drop in these films. Now Steven Spielberg is in talks to revolutionise the biblical genre with a film based on the...

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Top Ten James Bond Baddies

Top Ten James Bond Baddies

Villains. There would be no James Bond without them. Or at least the films would be severely depleted. With the 23rd Bond film Skyfall set to come out in October of 2012, we thought we'd have a look at the top baddies that have kept fans of the Ian Fleming stories entertained since the first film in...

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The New Horror: A Post-2000 Top Ten

The New Horror: A Post-2000 Top Ten

Old chills and thrills not your bag? We take a closer look at ten modern horror films that manage to do the job just fine. Horror's an odd genre. On the one hand, it pushes the boundaries for acceptable cinema and scares us into a sleepless state for days (in the most enjoyable way). On the other, it's full of...

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The Doctors on Film

The Doctors on Film

This Friday sees the released of the 3D comedy horror remake of Fright Night, directed by Craig Gillespie. The film stars David Tennant, who is perhaps best known for his TV role as the Doctor in the long-running sci-fi programme, Doctor Who. With this mind, we take a look at other instances of the Doctor's...

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Educational Cinema – Our top 10 school films

Educational Cinema – Our top 10 school films

This week, TFR takes a look at the films taking place in the classroom. Academia is always going to be an important aspect of who we are and what we want to do for a living. Some of us might even become teachers ourselves. But what films best sum up the classroom environment? Larry Crowne is a romance set...

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Top ten big-screen bridesmaids

Top ten big-screen bridesmaids

With the release of the female-led comedy Bridesmaids this week, we started thinking about other film bridesmaids. After a little research I can reveal there have been a hell of a lot. Not all focus so much on the trials and tribulations of the job as much as Bridesmaids, but there have still been some classics...

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Real Life Fathers of Film

Real Life Fathers of Film

Every so often we get to see real life family relationships play out on the big screen, from brothers and sisters, to parents and their children. With Fathers Day just a few days away, we thought we'd take a look at some classic examples of some on-screen dads playing the parents to their real life children...

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Top ten Robert Pattinson facts

Top ten Robert Pattinson facts

Robert Pattinson super fans can get their fix of the sexy vampire this week, as his latest film Water For Elephants is released. In the film he plays a veterinary student who abandons his studies after his parents are killed and joins a travelling circus as a vet, where he falls for Marlena Rosenbluth, played by...

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Top ten movie wedding scenes

Top ten movie wedding scenes

Summer is the season for weddings, but nothing has got us more excited this year than the long- awaited marriage of Will and Kate, or Prince William and Catherine, happening this Friday. As the country, and indeed the world, gets worked into wedding mayhem we pick out our top ten wedding scenes from the movies....

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We’re the Brits in America!

We’re the Brits in America!

This Friday sees the release of Arthur, starring Russell Brand and Helen Mirren. An English playboy living in America, Arthur stands to receive a $950 million inheritance - as long as he marries heiress Susan Johnson, played by Jennifer Garner. Unfortunately, he's fallen for the charms of a tour guide,...

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