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Clooney planning on bringing Enron to the big screen?

Clooney planning on bringing Enron to the big screen?

News that George Clooney is looking to direct a film version of the hit West End play Enron has ruffled a few feathers in the theatre world. At this stage very little is known about what Clooney is planning, although we do know that the original cast will not be reprising their roles and director Rupert...

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Ricky Gervais and Emily Blunt join The Muppets

Ricky Gervais and Emily Blunt join The Muppets

The star-studded line up of the latest Muppet movie, The Muppets, just keeps growing, as Ricky Gervais and Emily Blunt are added to the bill. It might not be due to reach cinemas until Christmas 2011, but with the cast confirmations continuing to roll it, how could we not start to get excited about the new...

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Channing Tatum joins Jonah Hill in 21 Jump Street

Channing Tatum joins Jonah Hill in 21 Jump Street

It has been announced that Channing Tatum will be joining Jonah Hill the upcoming 21 Jump Street film. You might remember 21 Jump Street as a crime drama TV series which first aired back in 1987 and focused on a group of young undercover cops who investigated teen crime. It focused largely on prominent...

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No joker in Nolan’s final Batman

No joker in Nolan’s final Batman

After mounting speculation, Batman director Christoher Nolan, has confirmed that there will not be a joker in the third instalment of the films. We can also officially now tell you that this will be Christian Bale's last time as the caped crusader, because The Dark Knight Rises will be the last in...

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Disney dislikes Depp’s “gay” Jack Sparrow

Disney dislikes Depp’s “gay” Jack Sparrow

Disney has expressed displeasure over what they see as Johnny Depp's 'gay' portrayal of Jack Sparrow. An odd move for a production company, especially in 2010, but there you go - and Depp seems more amused than puzzled! Disney, long known for male-female romance plots and possibly the widest range of...

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Frankie and Alice trailer starring Halle Berry

Frankie and Alice trailer starring Halle Berry

The trailer for Halle Berry's latest film, Frankie and Alice, has (finally) been revealed - just in time for the Oscars, perhaps? The film is partially based on a true story, and sees Berry take on the role of Frankie Murdoch, a woman with multiple personality disorder who struggles to control her...

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Kirsten Dunst joins Chloe Moretz on Hick

Kirsten Dunst joins Chloe Moretz on Hick

Our favourite former child star, Kirsten Dunst, has been signed up to join our current favourite child star, Chloe Moretz, in Derrick Martini's coming-of-age drama, Hick. Hick is originally a novel by Andrea Portes, who has adapted it herself for the big screen. It tells the story of Luli, played by...

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Carey Mulligan and James Badge Dale join Steve McQueen’s Shame

Carey Mulligan and James Badge Dale join Steve McQueen’s Shame

Carey Mulligan and James Badge Dale will be joining Michael Fassbender in Shame, an upcoming film from Steve McQueen. The last time McQueen teamed up with Fassbender they produced the 2008 film Hunger, a poignant depiction of the 1981 Irish hunger strike, which went on to win the prestigious Caméra d'Or...

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Tim Burton turns to Twitter for Stainboy plot ideas

Tim Burton turns to Twitter for Stainboy plot ideas

Quirky film director, Tim Burton, has turned to social networking website, Twitter, for Stainboy inspiration. Burton fans will recognise the character of Stainboy from two short poems in the book The Melancholy Death of Oyster Boy & Other Stories, which was written and illustrated by Burton back in...

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Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon and Christoph Waltz in Water for Elephants

Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon and Christoph Waltz in Water for Elephants

The first pictures of Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon and Christoph Waltz in Water for Elephants have been unveiled. Based on the historical novel of the same name by Sara Gruen, Water for Elephants is the story of veterinary student, Jacob Jankowski (Pattinson), who joins a travelling circus...

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