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Review: THIS BEAUTIFUL FANTASTIC, Charming Light Fare

Every country/culture seems to have its particular version of the 'quirky' person or oddball, especially women, that are seen in film (America has long been obsessed with the so-called Manic Pixie Dream Girl). From the UK, such a woman usually...

Review: THE CHOICE, Why Some People Remain Single

I am a single person who has never read a novel by Nicholas Sparks. Nor, until now, had I ever seen any of the movies based on his books. What kind of monster am I? Sparks is the Stephen King...

Review: UNFINISHED BUSINESS, Tepid Fun, Fun, Fun On The Autobahn

I can't imagine that the world has been longing for yet another Vince Vaughn comedy, but apparently Hollywood considered the niche unfinished business. Unfinished Business, the title of this very forgettable if also not unpleasant corporate travel shenanigans movie, might also...

Joel Edgerton Starring Thriller FELONY Gets A Bad Poster, Great Trailer

Mixed marks to the marketing department at Australia's Roadshow Films for their work on the Joel Edgerton written and starring dramatic thriller Felony. The poster released last week? Really not good. The freshly arrived trailer? That's a whole other matter.Here's...

Meet the Grand Cast of THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL

I'm very tempted to go to Berlinale in February just to see Wes Anderon's new film The Grand Budapest Hotel open the festival. Past romance, part Agatha Christie-style mystery, Anderson has gathered some of his usual troupe (Jason Schwartzman, Bill...

Watch The Trailer For Wes Anderson's GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL

Many love him. Many hate him. And after the runaway success of Moonrise Kingdom, director Wes Anderson is back with The Grand Budapest Hotel. Written, directed and produced by Anderson from an original story by Anderson and Hugo Guinness, The...

TIFF 2013 Review: FELONY Cops Out In The End

In the course of a day, detective Malcolm Toohey goes from participating in a major sting operation that gets him shot to celebrating and singing Bon Jovi with his officers in the cop bar, to hitting a child with his...

Edgerton Impresses In First Clip From FELONY

He may not be the flashiest actor out there but Australia's Joel Edgerton is quietly going about the business of demonstrating that he's one of the most talented of his generation. Riding off the successes of Warrior, Zero Dark Thirty...

Sitges 2011: BURKE AND HARE Review

[With John Landis' Burke And Hare now screening in Sitges we revisit an earlier review.] John Landis' Burke & Hare is one of those films where having watched it, you feel compelled to continually check you did, in fact, enjoy...

BURKE & HARE review

John Landis' Burke & Hare is one of those films where having watched it, you feel compelled to continually check you did, in fact, enjoy yourself. There's plenty to enjoy. It's an admirably scruffy little period piece based (if...

John Landis Compliments Simon Pegg's Arse In New BURKE AND HARE Clip

Simon Pegg, you have a lovely posterior. That's the general thrust of the latest clip released from John Landis' true life grave robbing comedy Burke And Hare. It's a nice little character bit here, one that showcases the title characters...

New Clip From Landis' BURKE AND HARE!

There's nothing like a bit of grave robbing to get your day going right and happily John Landis is here to make sure you get your regular dose. A fresh clip from Landis' upcoming comedy Burke And Hare - starring...

Pegg, Serkis And A Bunch Of Dead Guys. It's The Trailer For John Landis' BURKE AND HARE!

At long last John Landis is back where he belongs: directing movies. It's been more than a decade between features for the man and despite a few hiccups along the way - such as the film briefly appearing on...

Pegg! Serkis! The First Official Image From John Landis' BURKE & HARE!

Yes, kids, the return of the great John Landis to the world of feature film draws ever nearer. Principal photography has wrapped on his grave robber comedy Burke and Hare which means, after a string of dodgy spy shots, the...

EFM 2010: First Art From John Landis' BURKE AND HARE

If you're one of those who doubts things actually exist until you have something tangible to hold in your hand, then John Landis' return to the big screen now exists.The first promo flyer for Landis' upcoming horror-comedy Burke And Hare...

John Landis' BURKE AND HARE: Tennant Out. Serkis In.

Quoth the mighty Simon Pegg on Twitter:David Tennant had to drop out of 'B&H' but by sheer glorious serendipity a legend of Middle Earth and Skull Island has come aboard. Welcome AS.So no more Tennant in the upcoming John Landis...

The Trailer For 44 INCH CHEST Demonstrates Why Sleeping With Ray Winstone's Wife May Be A Bad Idea.

What happens when the writers of hard edged British gangster picture Sexy Beast tackle family drama?  You get 44 Inch Chest, a story of marital infidelity that takes a decidedly dark and nasty turn.  Ray Winstone, Ian McShane, John Hurt...

An Important Message From John Hurt And 44 INCH CHEST

For those unaware, 44 Inch Chest is an upcoming British thriller (sort of, it's an unusual creature, this one) from the writers of Sexy Beast, with which it shares a number of cast members.  I've seen it.  It's very good. ...

An Important Message From Tom Wilkinson And 44 INCH CHEST.

For those unaware, 44 Inch Chest is an upcoming British thriller (sort of, it's an unusual creature, this one) from the writers of Sexy Beast, with which it shares a number of cast members.  I've seen it.  It's very good. ...

An Important Message From Ian McShane And 44 INCH CHEST

For those unaware, 44 Inch Chest is an upcoming British thriller (sort of, it's an unusual creature, this one) from the writers of Sexy Beast, with which it shares a number of cast members.  I've seen it.  It's very good. ...