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Includes cinema reviews and trailers for upcoming films. A digest of the best and worst interviews on movies and cinema.

Elton John Show Off Zachary At Gnomeo Premiere: Photos

TO the premiere of Gnomeo and Julie (it is as it sounds – gnome meets lover; gnome losers lover; gnome impales himself on fishing rod barb). The film is produced by news dads Elton John and David Furnish, they of …

Posted: 31st, January 2011 | In: Film, Key Posts | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Endhiran Is The Most Expensive Cheap Film Ever

ENDHIRAN (The Robot) is the ultimate Indian film of all time. It’s the most expensive film in the history of in Indian cinema. And yet they producers and talent has made it look so very cheap.

It is mind boggling:…

Posted: 28th, January 2011 | In: Film | Comments (5) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Oscars 2011: The Nominations (Including Jessica Alba And Twilight)

THE 2011 Academy Award nominees are not Jennifer Aniston (nominated for the Razzie for Worst Actress for her role in The Bounty Hunter) The Last Airbender (nine Razzie noms – we saw it; it is deserving), Twilight stars Robert …

Posted: 25th, January 2011 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kevin Smith Buys Red State: Stoned Masturbating Demographic Waits For Download

KEVIN Smith bought his film Red State for $20. He is now in control of the marketing  – see stories about his buying own film for $20.

Says Smith:

I never wanted to know jack shit about business. I’m a

Posted: 24th, January 2011 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Golden Globes: All You Need To Know

THE Golden Globes 2011: The best video, gifs and action. and Ricky Gervais  sounding just like Russell Brand. There’s is the new British accent in LA:

Posted: 17th, January 2011 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Quentin Tarantino’s First Movie: Watch My Best Friend’s Birthday

THIS is Quentin Tarantino’s first movie. The title is My Best Friend’s Birthday. He made it in 1987. It cost $5000 in 1987. Here’s what left of it…

Spotter: Kottke

Posted: 13th, January 2011 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Glenn Close Is The Feminine Mr Nobbs: Exclusive Photos

THAT man in the bowler hat is Glenn Close. She’s playing the eponymous hero in the film Albert Nobbs, And who is Mr Nobbs? Why, he’s the Englishwoman disguised as a man in order to work as a butler in …

Posted: 12th, January 2011 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Strongman Is Stanless Steel: A Film Hit For 2011

HERE’S the trailer for Strongman – a film documentary about Stanless Steel – “The Strongest Man in the World at Bending Steel and Metal”.

He’s the first man since the Cyclops in the 1890’s to legitimately bend coins in his …

Posted: 10th, January 2011 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Peter Postlethwaite Picked A Good Day To Die

DID Peter Postlethwaite pick a good day to die? The actor Stephen Spielberg called “the best actor in the world” is front-page news. But in life he was never so lauded. Aldous Huxley and CS Lewis died on …

Posted: 4th, January 2011 | In: Film | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Blaxploitation Films: A Gallery Of Film History

BLAXPLOITATION films of the 1970s showed black people on the big screen as the stars of the show. The working class characters were larger than life. The films were cheap to make, and with their lurid colours, confused plots, clownish …

Posted: 3rd, January 2011 | In: Film | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Daniel Craig And Rachel Weisz’s Real Life Dream House Romance: Photos

ARE Daniel Craig and actress Rachel Weisz at it? The NoTW says the actors are embroiled in “secret romance”. So secret is it that the stars of the big screen are in Dorset (sources suggest The Pavilion in

Posted: 26th, December 2010 | In: Film | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Hollywood Stars First Films: A Great Gallery

FOR every Johnny Depp, who made his firm film appearance in A Nightmare on Elm Street (movie), 1984, there are thousands of actors who never went on to make it big. In this gallery who will see when some of …

Posted: 21st, December 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Star Wars: Darth Vader And C-3PO Started Out As German And French Firefighters

DID George Lucas get inspiration for Star Wars heavy breather and stuff shirt Darth Vader and C-3PO, respectively, from Vajen-Baderstyle helmets for German (menacing black one) and French (flashy golden one) firefighters?

The masks are from between the …

Posted: 14th, December 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Mel Gibson’s The Beaver Is Film Gold: Trailer

MEL Gibson is back as the star of The Beaver. Jodie Foster directs Mel as a man with puppet on his hand. It’s a beaver and Mel treats it as if it were real. His character name is Walter Black …

Posted: 6th, December 2010 | In: Film | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Amanda Knox Film Reduces Meredith Kercher To An Extra At Her Own Funeral

AMANDA Knox is not only a murderess appealing against her conviction for her part in the brutal killing for Meredith Kercher, she is a muse, inspiring a TV film called the The Amanda Knox Story. It’s a title that …

Posted: 6th, December 2010 | In: Film | Comments (4) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


One Direction Dazzled By Victoria Swarovski At Chronicles Of Narnia Premiere: Photos

TO The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Voyage Of The Dawn Trader premiere in London’s snowy and gritty Leicester Square. Laura Brent, Georgie Henley, Liam Neeson and Anna Popplewell preened and posed. Downturn Abbey writer Julian Fellowes posed with someone called …

Posted: 30th, November 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Leslie William Nielsen RIP: Good Luck. We’re All Counting On You

LESLIE William Nielsen is dead.

And when a star dies the other stars who want to be associated with his death get on Twitter to offer their condolences and muscle on the mourn porn.…

Posted: 29th, November 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Ingrid Pitt RIP: A Life In Photos And Bloody Teeth

RIP Ingrid Pitt, Hammer Films’ Queen of Horror and all-girl vampire lust who died today aged 73. Her moment of death had some drama: the Polish-born star collapsed on her way to an event hosted by members of her fan …

Posted: 24th, November 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Isabella Rossellini’s Nature Porn Video: Flip-Off With Flipper

ISABELLA Rossellini wants to show the world how dophins have sex. Those perverts are at it all the time. Well, it’s the spare hole and the latex suits. We’ve seen the anchovies at it. We’ve seen how these things do …

Posted: 19th, November 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Tebaatusasula: Even The Jeep Bleeds (Ugandan Epic Action Video)

TEBAATUSASULA is the Ugandan action film you have been wanting for. Unless you are a homosexual, in which case they are coming for you!

Even the jeep bleeds!

The film is made by Ramon Productions:

The company has approximately 30

Posted: 15th, November 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Blubberella: Uwe Boll’s New Hitler Vampire Comedy

BLUBBERELLA is Uwe Boll’s new film. It’s about a plus-sized vampire who kills Nazis. We last saw his work in a Death Camp cook-’em-up.

Spotter: EW.com

Posted: 10th, November 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo: Hollywood Remakes It Better

NIELS Arden Oplev, director of the orgianl screen verison of Stieg Larsson’s The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Oplev is not happy with the Hollywood version. For one thing, he’s not directing it. For another Noomi Rapace is unlikely to …

Posted: 9th, November 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Obama Is An African: And Other Great Bootleg DVD Covers (Gallery)

BOOTLEG DVDs are only exceeded in kwality by their covers. Birthers will love “OBAMA: African In The White House”. What of Buffalo Soldiers, the review for which tells us: “Irritating and toothless.” There’s a Lord of Ring – Harry Potter …

Posted: 9th, November 2010 | In: Film, Key Posts | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Amy Childs Does the Jackass 3D Premier: Photos

AMY Childs is the Star of The Only Way In Essex, a fictionalised fly-in-the-tanning-gel look at Essex youth.

This show has already earned some great reviews, like this from the BBC’s Denise Winterman:

It’s [Essex] arguably the most-maligned

Posted: 3rd, November 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Bruce Springsteen Photos: The Promise: The Making Of Darkness On The Edge Of Town

BRUCE Springsteen was at the screening of The Promise: The Making Of Darkness On The Edge Of Town at the BFI Southbank in London. The film is the story of how ‘The Boss’ wrote 70 songs for his famous album. …

Posted: 29th, October 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0