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Review: PADDINGTON 2 Leaves the House for the Big House

When we last saw Paddington Bear on the big screen, he had happily settled in with the Brown family, nestled safely in the heart of picturesque London. This was much to chagrin of the evil villain played by Nicole Kidman,...

Michael Caine, Jim Broadbent, Michael Gambon and Ray Winstone in Talks to be The DIAMOND GEEZERS

Deadline is reporting that four of the UK's great elder acting statesmen are returning to a life in crime.    Michael Caine, Jim Broadbent, Michael Gambon and Ray Winstone are in talks to joing Working Title's untitled film about an...

Review: QUARTET, Dustin Hoffman's Affectionate Tribute To Great Artists Of The Stage, Screen, And Concert Hall

Dustin Hoffman, as an actor, has essayed some of the most iconic and edgy roles to hit the big screen: counterculture hero Benjamin Braddock in The Graduate, Ratso Rizzo in Midnight Cowboy, the nebbish turned avenger in Straw Dogs, Lenny...

A Cavalcade of Franchise Talent Talk All Things HARRY POTTER

[A final thank you to Diva Velez for her coverage from the Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part Two DVD release at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park in Orlando, Florida. What follows are highlight from the...

Director David Yates Talks HARRY POTTER & THE DEATHLY HALLOWS PART TWO

[Once again thanks goes to Diva Velez for the following interview with four-time Harry Potter helmer, David Yates, which took place in early November during the Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows Part Two DVD press conference at the Wizarding...

Warwick Davis Talks HARRY POTTER & New Show LIFE'S TOO SHORT

[A hearty thank you to the Diva Velez, aka The Lady Miz Diva, for the following interview with Star Wars/Harry Potter veteran Warwick Davis. This interview was conducted during the press conference for the DVD release of 'Harry Potter And...

HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS PART 2 on BluRay.

Saw this again the other day and just have to say it is an incredibly moving finish to a film series that had a lot of hurdles to overcome, not the least of which was adapting multiple huge books into...

Check Out The Trailer For TIFF Closing Night Film PAGE EIGHT

The Toronto International Film Festival has just announced PAGE EIGHT as its closing night film. Directed and written by David Hare, scriptwriter for THE READER and THE HOURS, this is a contemporary spy drama set in London and Cambridge....

A SHORT INTERVIEW WITH A LONGBOTTOM: Matthew Lewis of the Potter Franchise

A chance to talk to Matthew Lewis aka Neville Longbottom was a chance to talk to cultural royalty. Through the course  of eight film he's grown up in front of us emerging as the unlikeliest of heroes in the worlds...

HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS PART 2 Review

You're in or you're out. And in an age in which film franchises are constantly rebooting, and the origins of superheroes are endlessly explored, the intransigence of this particular series is refreshing. As with its immediate predecessors, Harry Potter and...

EIFF 2011 - PAGE EIGHT Review

This is a reprint of a review first published at BlogCritics.org. Making its world premiere at the EIFF 2011, Page Eight may be about the world where politics and security are inextricably entwined but the strengths of the film lie in the electric...