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Gemma Arterton cast in Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters

Gemma Arterton cast in Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters

It has been confirmed that Gemma Arterton has been cast opposite Jeremy Renner in the upcoming film, Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters. We thought it would be Noomi Rapace! We thought it might be Eva Green! But finally it has been confirmed that British actress Gemma Arterton, would take on the role of...

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Tron Guy banned from Tron: Legacy screening

Tron Guy banned from Tron: Legacy screening

No, we're not kidding. Tron Guy, fan of the original Tron and legendary geek, was refused entry when attempting to see Tron: Legacy at the cinema. Poor fellow. I mean, come on, guys! Tron Guy's been a geek legend for years - an overweight, moustachioed bloke in a home-made Tron costume who's been...

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Schwimmer loses battle over Trust rating

Schwimmer loses battle over Trust rating

David Schwimmer has lost his appeal against the 'R' rating given to his latest film, Trust, so under 17s will have to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Earlier this month it was announced that the most recent film to be directed by the ex-Friends star has been awarded an R rating by the Motion...

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Christian Bale to star in historical film, Nanjing Heroes

Christian Bale to star in historical film, Nanjing Heroes

Christian Bale has signed on to star in the upcoming historical film, Nanjing Heroes. The film comes courtesy of Zhang Yimou who, as the man behind House of Flying Daggers as well as the direction of the 2008 Beijing Olympics, is arguably China's most famous director. Nanjing Heroes, however, will...

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Six injured in Dungeon Siege 2 set explosion

Six injured in Dungeon Siege 2 set explosion

Dungeon Siege 2, starring Dolph Lundgren, has been rocked by an explosion during production that has injured six people on set. The entertainment business seems to be living under a dark cloud at the moment, after an injury on the set of the third Transformers film recently left an extra completely...

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The trailer for Hanna, starring Saoirse Ronan, is revealed

The trailer for Hanna, starring Saoirse Ronan, is revealed

The trailer for Hanna, starring Saoirse Ronan, has arrived online! This action thriller comes from the director of Pride and Prejudice and Atonement, Joe Wright. However, in Hanna he's ditched Keira Knightly as his favourite leading lady, and cast up-and-coming Irish actress Saoirse Ronan in the title...

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Classic British TV show Catweazle to get big screen treatment

Classic British TV show Catweazle to get big screen treatment

Good news for all lovers of classic British children's TV. Catweazle, the popular 1970s comedy featuring a medieval wizard who is transported to the present day UK from England of 1066, has found a director and finance for a voyage to the cinemas. Catweazle, the name of the wizard at the centre of the...

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Pink Panther director, Blake Edwards, has died aged 88

Pink Panther director, Blake Edwards, has died aged 88

The film director, screenwriter and producer, Blake Edwards, has died aged 88. Edwards started out as an actor, appearing in around 30 films, before turning his hand to directing. His first big-budget production was Operation Petticoat, starring Cary Grant and Tony Curtis, which was described as the...

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Trailer for Limitless, starring Robert De Niro and Bradley Cooper

Trailer for Limitless, starring Robert De Niro and Bradley Cooper

The trailer for Limitless has been revealed, starring Robert De Niro and Bradley Cooper. The film is based on The Dark Fields, a novel by Alan Glynn, and tells the story of dishevelled aspiring writer, Eddie Morra, played by The Hangover's Bradley Cooper. Eddie spends much of his time convincing...

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Eric Bana rumoured to be keen on Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Eric Bana rumoured to be keen on Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter seems set to be one of the most hotly-anticipated adaptations in the last few years, and it seems Eric Bana is rather keen on getting involved. With the other Abraham Lincoln film (a serious one this time, honest) starring Daniel Day Lewis (Gangs of New York, There Will Be...

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