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‘Sound Bite’ Of The Week

'It's because I'm a vampire! ... How can I tell you my secret, because then it won't be a secret! ... I'm a dummy for living this long!' Disney animator Ruthie Tompson - who worked on classics like Fantasia, Dumbo, Sleeping Beauty

What are the best film catchphrases?

Some of the most popular phrases in the English language have come from theatre and film, and many have become so commonly used that their origin is often forgotten. It was Shakespeare that started it all of course, a huge number of words…

Saving Mr Banks (2013)

Where to start with the absolute joy that is Saving Mr Banks? Maybe from the beginning when it was announced Tom Hanks would be playing Walt Disney and Emma Thompson would be taking the role of P L Travers, the author of Mary Poppins. Add…