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Akira nuked again

Akira nuked again

Akira, the long-suffering Westernised adaptation of the famous manga, has once again fallen flat on its face. Good thing? I reckon so. The weird thing about some people is that they'll keep hammering away at an idea, regardless of how negative the reaction is or how many times it goes wrong. With some...

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Bigelow’s Bin Laden film set for a 2012 release

Bigelow’s Bin Laden film set for a 2012 release

Kathryn Bigelow's controversial film about the hunt for Osama Bin Laden is set to start filming next month. British actors including Tom Hardy and Idris Elba are rumoured to make an appearance in the film, alongside Australian actors, Neighbours favourite Guy Pearce and Joel Edgerton of The Thing who...

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Disney’s ‘Frozen’ film idea finally thaws

Disney’s ‘Frozen’ film idea finally thaws

If you thought a lion, a witch and a wardrobe was a strange combination for a film, wait until you see Disney's upcoming winter wonderland film, which features a raven, an old sorceress and a troll. Disney is set to release a magical winter epic called Frozen which is based on the fairytale, 'The Snow...

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Julianne Moore as Sarah Palin … it’s scary

Julianne Moore as Sarah Palin … it’s scary

A new teaser trailer for the HBO political drama, Game Change has been released, featuring a frighteningly convincing Sarah Palin, played by Julianne Moore. There are only two women in the world who I could imagine playing Sarah Palin: Tina Fey has already spoofed her, and Julianne Moore. The...

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Harrison Ford confirmed for Ender’s Game

Harrison Ford confirmed for Ender’s Game

Harrison Ford, star of Indiana Jones and Star Wars, will be playing Colonel Hyram Graff in the adaptation of the famous Orson Scott Card novel, Ender's Game. Harrison Ford is probably one of the most prolific sci-fi actors in history. Known best for playing Han Solo in the original Star Wars trilogy, he...

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Batman Audiences Baffled By Bane

Batman Audiences Baffled By Bane

Warner Bros is reported to be 'scared to death' after audiences claimed they couldn't understand the dialogue from the latest Batman villain, Bane, in The Dark Knight Rises. A six minute prologue was shown as a preview of the latest instalment in Christopher Nolan's series of Batman films before IMAX...

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Triple Threat: Dark Knight, Prometheus, Hobbit trailers

Triple Threat: Dark Knight, Prometheus, Hobbit trailers

Oh yes. You like trailers? How about trailers for what could be three of the biggest films of 2012? That's right, I'm talking about The Dark Knight Rises, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, and Prometheus. Feel tingly yet? First up, because I think we should start with something dark (they're all dark, but...

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David Yates to direct Emma Forrest’s memoir

David Yates to direct Emma Forrest’s memoir

Harry Potter director David Yates' next project looks set to be Emma Forrest's memoir, Your Voice In My Head. Yates might be best known for directing the last four Harry Potter films, but since the franchise has come to an end, he's quickly become attached to a number of other film projects. For some...

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Daniel Craig to star in five more Bond films?

Daniel Craig to star in five more Bond films?

Daniel Craig looks set to become the longest reigning James Bond if reports are to be believed. There is a possibility of him taking on the next five films. James Bond, the iconic secret agent 007 has been thrilling audiences for decades from Sean Connery, straight down the line to Daniel Craig. And it...

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Salmon Fishing in the Yemen trailer

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen trailer

The latest trailer for the film adaptation of Salmon Fishing in the Yemen has been released, starring Ewan McGregor and Emily Blunt. Ewan McGregor stars as a fisheries scientist, who is roped into implementing the plans of an ambitious Yemeni Sheik (Amr Waked) to start salmon fishing in the Gulf state...

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