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Puss in Boots tops UK box office

Puss in Boots tops UK box office

Prequel to the Shrek franchise, Puss in Boots has topped the UK and Ireland box office in its opening weekend, despite mixed reviews from the critics. Cheery animations are dominating the UK box office charts this month with Arthur Christmas, Happy Feet Two and new entry Puss in Boots holding three of...

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Kaya Scodelario Replaces Rooney Mara

Kaya Scodelario Replaces Rooney Mara

It has been revealed that Kaya Scodelario will be replacing Rooney Mara in Francesca Gregorini's upcoming film, Emanuel And The Truth About Fishes. Emanuel And The Truth About Fishes will be Francesca Gregorini's second feature as a director, with her first film, Tanner Hall, also having starred...

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Bridesmaids wins big at Critics awards

Bridesmaids wins big at Critics awards

Awards season is fast approaching and ahead of Thursday 15th December's Golden Globe nominations announcement, the critics have chosen their own winners. Female comedy Bridesmaids has won big. Four film groups announced their awards for 2011 on Sunday, sparking discussions from film fanatics over the...

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George Takei calms fanboys, attacks Twilight

George Takei calms fanboys, attacks Twilight

If you were hoping George Takei, aka Sulu in the original Star Trek would come out with a masterful response to the Wars-Trek fan war, you might be disappointed. I like George Takei. He's a funny guy, and hearing that he had waded into the fight between Star Wars and Star Trek fans to try and calm everyone...

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Drew Barrymore to direct smoking hot Blacklist script

Drew Barrymore to direct smoking hot Blacklist script

This year's Hollywood Black List may have only recently been released, but Drew Barrymore has already signed on to direct one of the hottest Black List scripts, When the Street Lights Go On. The Black List is an annual compilation of the best new scripts in Hollywood that have not yet begun principal...

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The stars came out for Girl with the Dragon Tattoo première

The stars came out for Girl with the Dragon Tattoo première

The violent and twisted murder mystery film, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, premièred last night at London's Leicester Square Theatre. Despite the rain and the cold, the stars of the film, Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara and Stellan Skarsgard, happily walked the red carpet last night to greet their...

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Paradise not Lost, just put on hold

Paradise not Lost, just put on hold

Those few who have read John Milton's epic poem Paradise Lost will have been marveling at the ambitious feat being proposed by Australian director Alex Proyas and his team to make it into a film. However, it now appears that fans will have to wait a little longer to see Lucifer's fall from grace as the producers...

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Austin Powers on Broadway Baby Yeah!

Austin Powers on Broadway Baby Yeah!

Prepare to face flower power like never before, because Austin Powers is coming to Broadway baby! Mike Myers, who wrote and starred in the hit comedy films, is keen to brighten up Broadway with a musical production featuring the hairy and horny 60s spy hero. A close friend of Myers, reportedly told...

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Frozen Planet – fake or fantastic?

Frozen Planet – fake or fantastic?

Many David Attenborough fans are reeling over the revelation that a scene from the recent BBC series Frozen Planet was actually filmed in a zoo. So, just how much reality-bending can a documentary get away with before it becomes fiction? Eight million viewers have been regularly tuning in to Frozen Planet...

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Mitch Winehouse: Amy’s life won’t be a Biopic

Mitch Winehouse: Amy’s life won’t be a Biopic

Rumours that Amy Winehouse's life is to be made into a film have been squashed by her father Mitch Winehouse. He states that a biopic of her tragic life will never happen. The announcement comes weeks after rumours circulated that her ex, Reg Traviss had been approached to make a biopic of her life....

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