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

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


The 54th BFI London Film Festival In Photos: Kiera Knightley’s Fan And James Franco’s Arm

THE 54th BFI London Film Festival Awards in Photos: James France (*stoned?), Julianna Moore in two dresses at once; Kiera Knightley; Isla Fisher looking buxom; Hilary Swank meeting the fan; and all the best bits of the film show…

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Posted: 28th, October 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Buy Darth Vader’s Actual Star Wars Out For Halloween (Photos)

IT’S not too late to buy Darth Vader’s original costume in time for Halloween (2011) or the Christmas party. The Star Wars outfit was made for The Empire Strikes Back in 1980. One small issue – it’s expected to sell …

Posted: 28th, October 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Chilean Miners Film Trailer: Bobsleigh To San Jose

THE film about the 33 Chilean miners’ rescue from the San Jose mine is in the making.

The merchandise is being showcased.

The uphill bobsleigh team is being made ready for the winter Olympics.

All we need is …

Posted: 22nd, October 2010 | In: Film | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Hilary Swank Dazzles At Conviction Premiere: Oscar’s In The Bag

54th BFI London Film Festival: Two-time Oscar winner Hilary Swank dazzled with a nod to Jimmy Savile’s love of gold lamé at the premiere of Conviction. This one might give Swank another Oscar.

It’s based on the true story …

Posted: 16th, October 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Vince Vaughn’s Gay Gag Video: Cinema’s Goers Get Remote Controls To SKIP, MUTE And PAUSE Best And Worst Bits

VINCE Vaughn wants the gays to lighten up and take the joke at their expense. In his new film, The Dilemma,Vaughn’s character – who like Vauhgn is white and straight – says:

“Ladies and gentlemen, electric cars are

Posted: 15th, October 2010 | In: Film | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Keira Knightley And Carey Mulligan Never Let Me Go Red Carpet Photos

KEIRA Knightley, Carey Mulligan and Andrew Garfield rocked up for the European premiere of Never Let Me Go at the Odeon Leicester Square, London. Knightley once told Allure magazine:

“I hate red-carpet events; I absolutely hate them. I don’t like

Posted: 13th, October 2010 | In: Film | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Russell Brand Wears Tom Cruise’s Killer Heels At Despicable Me Premier (Photos)

TO the premier of the cartoon film Despicable Me at the Empire, Leicester Square, London. Russell Brand give voice to a character called Dr Nefario, a criminal mastermind.

He also wore a pair of short stilts on his feet – …

Posted: 12th, October 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Amanda Knox Story: Hayden Panettiere And Colin Firth Debate The Entertaining Murder

HAYDEN Panettiere is to portray Meredith Kercher’s murderer Amanda Knox in a chocolate box film TV called The Amanda Knox Story. In what still passes for reality, Raffaele Sollecito, Rudy Guede and Knox sexually assaulted Kercher and slashed the …

Posted: 10th, October 2010 | In: Film | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


127 Hours Trailer: James Franco Is Cut And Alone With His Little Franco

JAMES Franco is the star of 127 Hours, the Hollywood-treated story of Aron Ralston, the climber who severed his own arm to escape being wedged in a mountain.

Franco is just about the most likable leading man right now. …

Posted: 8th, October 2010 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0