Author: Cleaver Patterson

NEWSFLASH! Fun in the sun ……
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NEWSFLASH! Fun in the sun ……

The countdown is on for the film event of the summer – namely the big screen treatment of hit TV series Baywatch.  Though the new film also features the stars of the original series David Hasselhoff and Pamela Anderson, the hot totty – and be honest, that’s all anyone is […]

‘Sound bite’ of the week ……
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‘Sound bite’ of the week ……

“That film earned me more money than all my other films put together. It’s a wonderful story – you want to know what happens next. And wonderful characters. And Julie (Christie)…..which was quite a face.” Director David Lean – who died 16th April, 1991 – discussing his film Doctor Zhivago […]

TRAILER PARK: The Hippopotamus
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TRAILER PARK: The Hippopotamus

It appears you can’t keep a good man down – especially if his name is Stephen Fry.  He may have left England’s green and pleasant land for the sunnier climes of America’s West Coast, but that doesn’t mean his presence can’t still be felt this side the Atlantic.  The new […]

NEWSFLASH! London heavies ……
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NEWSFLASH! London heavies ……

  If the first pictures, which have just been released, are anything to go by, you certainly wouldn’t want to mess with the cast of director Simon Rumley’s new crime drama, Once Upon a Time in London.     The film charts the rise and fall of Billy Hill (played […]

TRAILER PARK: Annabelle Creation
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TRAILER PARK: Annabelle Creation

    Devilish dolls with a life of their own have been a staple of the horror film since its earliest days: who could forget Lionel Barrymore and his mannequins from hell in the classic chiller The Devil-Doll (1936), or Chucky, the daddy of all evil play pals, in the […]

Actress Isabelle Huppert representing the films ELLE and THINGS TO COME, at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada on September 9, 2016.
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NEWS FLASH! Ms Huppert ‘Cannes do’

  No sooner has the annual film award season reached its zenith with the recent Oscar ceremony in Los Angeles, than the global film festival circus kicks off.  One of the biggest and most prestigious is of course the Cannes International Film Festival – or Festival de Cannes to give it […]

TRAILER PARK: Dark Beacon
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TRAILER PARK: Dark Beacon

There’s always something slightly spooky about lighthouses: their isolation, the wildness usually found in the surrounding area, or simply their sense of vulnerability to the elements.  Whatever it is, the aura of a lighthouse makes it a tailor-made setting for a horror film, and has done countless times over the […]

‘Sound bite’ of the week …..
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‘Sound bite’ of the week …..

“In my house, he’s Uncle Dwayne.”     Vin Diesel attempts to quash rumours of his on-going ‘feud’ with Fast & Furious co-star Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, ahead of the release of the eighth instalment in the long-running action franchise.   If you found an error, highlight it and press Shift […]