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Rutger Hauer cast in Dracula 3D

Rutger Hauer cast in Dracula 3D

Rutger Hauer has been cast as Van Helsing in Dracula 3D. Yep, you heard right, that's Dracula...in 3D. This upcoming interpretation of the 1897 Bram Stoker novel comes from Italian film director, Dario Argento, who certainly has a fair bit of experience when it comes to horror and slasher movies - his...

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Steve Carell to play Meryl Streep’s therapist?

Steve Carell to play Meryl Streep’s therapist?

Funny man Steve Carell is rumoured to be taking on a serious role for his latest film. It has been reported that Carell will be playing Meryl Streep's therapist in Great Hope Springs. Streep will be working with director David Frankel who she previously worked with on The Devil Wears Prada, when she...

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Harry Potter screenwriter set to work on Akira remake

Harry Potter screenwriter set to work on Akira remake

Yeah, the Akira remake is still going ahead. Put down the torches and pitchforks for a second. Now, you may want to sit down, but if you're worried about this remake, the latest news might not assuage those fears. Sitting comfortably? Okay, then I'll begin. Steve Kloves, the man behind every of the Harry...

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Hesher trailer, starring Natalie Portman and Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Hesher trailer, starring Natalie Portman and Joseph Gordon-Levitt

The trailer has been released for Hesher, starring Natalie Portman and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Hesher is a project which has been in development for over four years now and, despite still being without a UK release date, the trailer has finally been released! The film stars none other than Hollywood's...

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Trailer for The Roommate, starring Leigton Meester

Trailer for The Roommate, starring Leigton Meester

The trailer has been released for The Roommate, starring Gossip Girl's Leigton Meester. She might have made her name playing the Queen B aka Blair Waldorf in US TV drama Gossip Girl, but let's not forget that Miss Meester has been known to venture on to the big screen occasionally. Last year she...

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JK Rowling’s life to be a film

JK Rowling’s life to be a film

JK Rowling’s incredible rags to riches story is being turned into a film. The Harry Potter author, who is now worth a staggering £500 million, will be played by Australian actress Poppy Montgomery, best known for playing an FBI agent in Without A Trace. Strange Magic, as it is known, will be a...

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Matthew Vaughn to film Jonathan Ross’s comic

Matthew Vaughn to film Jonathan Ross’s comic

It looks like super comic book fan, Jonathan Ross may be getting his own comic series made into a feature film. Director Matthew Vaughn is apparently keen to work with The Golden Age, which is the follow up to Turf , the comic Ross wrote with Tommy Lee Edward. It is thought he is already in talks with a...

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The 61st Berlin International Film Festival so far…

The 61st Berlin International Film Festival so far…

Last Thursday the 61st Berlin International Film Festival opened with a screening of the Coen Brothers True Grit and although there's still more to come, a great selection of films have already been shown. As many as 400 films are shown as part of Berlinale’s public program and most of these are...

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App Editions of Inception and The Dark Knight appear online

App Editions of Inception and The Dark Knight appear online

If you've always been a little frustrated about renting films off iTunes or LoveFilm and never getting the whole DVD-features shebang, then now's the time to celebrate. Warner Bros., being rather benevolent and fairly forward thinking, are releasing App Editions of two major releases, both works of Christopher...

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Michelle Pfeiffer to join Tim Burton’s Dark Shadows?

Michelle Pfeiffer to join Tim Burton’s Dark Shadows?

Michelle Pfeiffer is reportedly in discussion with Tim Burton to star in his latest film Dark Shadows. The pair last worked together back in 1992, when the actress played Catwoman in Batman Returns. Dark Shadows is a big screen re-vamp of the popular 1960s gothic vampire TV soap opera, so it's right...

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