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Johansson to star in ‘lost’ Kubrick film

Scarlett Johansson and Sam Rockwell will star in a “lost” Stanley Kubrick project. The script for the film, Lunatics at Large, was discovered several years ago after the late director of such classics as Dr. Strangelove and The Shining had commissioned writer Jim Thompson to write a treatment back in […]

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Pixar announces Monsters Inc. 2

Rumours of a second Monsters Inc. movie have been bothering tight-lipped director Pete Docter for almost a year now. Well, the Up and Monsters Inc. filmmaker can finally rest easy, as Pixar have officially announced a sequel is in the works. They have set a release date of 16 November, […]

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Gervais has reason to smile about new film

Gervais has been busy promoting his new film Cemetery Junction, but when Sky News caught up with him and his co-writer and director Stephen Merchant he was already pondering his next move. “Yes, I’ll probably run for Prime Minister in 2012,” Gervais joked, before Merchant quickly reminded him that he […]

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Massacre movie top winner at Canada film awards

“Polytechnique,” a French-language movie that relives the 1989 massacre of 14 women by a crazed gunman in Montreal, dominated Canada’s film awards on Monday, winning nine Genies, including best picture. Its haul also included best director for Denis Villeneuve, actress for Karine Vanasse, and supporting actor for Maxim Gaudette, who […]

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Carey Mulligan cast in female “buddy movie”

 Oscar nominees Carey Mulligan (An Education) and Saoirse Ronan (Atonement) are set to star in the dark comedy Violet and Daisy, described as Thelma and Louise meets Superbad and Pulp Fiction. Oscar-winning screenwriter Geoffrey Fletcher (Precious) wrote the script and will direct.  Source: The Independant 7th APril 2010 If you […]

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Clash of the Titans leads worldwide box office

“Clash of the Titans,” the latest film to cash in on the 3D craze, easily won the battle at the worldwide box office during the weekend, according to studio estimates issued on Sunday. The Olympian epic earned $64.1 million from theaters in the United States and Canada since opening Thursday […]

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Rachel Weisz Could Be Bond’s Next Villain

Everything at MGM is pretty much on hold until the company gets sold, but that doesn’t mean movies like James Bond and The Hobbit won’t happen. They just may take a little longer to get done. And while actual production may be on hold, that doesn’t mean these films’ producers […]

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‘Robin Hood’ to Open Cannes Film Festival

The premiere of “Robin Hood,” from the director Ridley Scott, will be the opening film of the 2010 Cannes Film Festival, Reuters reported. And though Robin’s men look more menacing than merry in this script by the “Green Zone” screenwriter, Brian Helgeland, the film is not there to be judged, […]

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Thurman film mother of all flops

IT could go down in British cinema history as the great Easter turkey. A film about a stressed-out mother, featuring the Hollywood superstar Uma Thurman, has been withdrawn from show after just 11 cinema goers turned up to see it in its opening weekend. Motherhood managed to gross £9 from […]