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Michael Fassbender to become corrupted lawyer in The Counsellor

Michael Fassbender to become corrupted lawyer in The Counsellor

He's been cast in yet another film. Yes, the Michael Fassbender reign of acting greatness continues apace with the news comes that he will play the leading role in Ridley Scott's new film The Counsellor.   The story of The Counsellor follows a top lawyer who starts dabbling in the drug business....

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Piranha 3DD posters revealed

Piranha 3DD posters revealed

Will it ever be safe to go swimming? Are we likely to feel comfortable in outdoor open waters ever again? Doubtful if the makers of Piranha 3DD have anything to do with it. Two posters have just been released. The 2010 Piranha 3D was a gore-fest of hilarity or a laugh-fest of gore, in which pretty...

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Twickenham film studios set to close

Twickenham film studios set to close

Twickenham Studios have contributed greatly to the British film industry, playing host to classics of the silent era as well as the latest blockbuster releases. It has been at the heart of the UK film industry for generations, but now, the historic studios are set to close.   Twickenham Studios...

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China Behind Future 3D Film Increase

China Behind Future 3D Film Increase

Changes to the restrictions on the number of foreign films released in China could lead to a significant increase in the number of 3D and Imax films being made... The news comes after Chinese politician Xi Jinping met with US Vice President Joe Biden to discuss the current laws surrounding the import...

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Nature documentary screened in rainforest

Nature documentary screened in rainforest

The monkeys of Borneo in Indonesia better get their popcorn and banana snacks ready because they are in for a special jungle screening of the new documentary, Born To Be Wild. A lucky group of orangutans will have the chance to watch the heart-warming documentary which tells the story of one devoted...

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Antonio Banderas to play Pablo Picasso

Antonio Banderas to play Pablo Picasso

PIcasso's masterpieces have influenced generations and defined the way that many people think about art. Now, there is a film in the pipeline that will star Antonio Banderas and will focus on the period he spent painting one of his most famous works, Guernica. The famous painter has previously been played...

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62nd Berlin Film Festival: Overview

62nd Berlin Film Festival: Overview

The 62nd Berlin Film Festival (Berlinale) drew to a close last weekend, with a few unexpected winners receiving the most prestigious awards... This year's Golden Bear, the highest prize awarded for the best film at the festival, went to Italian docudrama, Caesar Must Die (Cesare Deve Morire). The film...

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Chris Colfer’s Struck By Lightning trailer released

Chris Colfer’s Struck By Lightning trailer released

Back in 2010 we reported that Glee's resident Golden Globe winner Chris Colfer was all set to star in Struck By Lightning, a movie he penned himself. The trailer has finally landed and we've got to say, the kid's got talent. When Glee premièred in the UK in January 2010, everyone was drawn to the...

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I Am Legend sequel could be coming soon

I Am Legend sequel could be coming soon

Will Smith could return as our favourite pumped, zombie-fighting scientist in a sequel to the post-apocalyptic film, I Am Legend. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Warner Brothers have recently signed a deal with Overbrook Entertainment to produce another Legend film. It is thought that...

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Trailer out for British action thriller – Cleanskin

Trailer out for British action thriller – Cleanskin

In a world of suicide bombings and terrorist cells, there is one man who can save the city. Cleanskin has been described as a sophisticated action thriller and, set in the criminal underbelly of London, it promises to be packed with action, crime and Sean Bean. Bean, who fans of Game of Thrones will...

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