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ARGO & THE ARTIST: Hollywood Loves Movies About Movies

The 2012 and 2013 Academy Awards saw films centered on Hollywood win the Best Film award. Michel Hazanavicius’s silent film, The Artist won the hearts of the Academy in 2012, while the 2013 awards saw Ben Affleck’s Argo score the top honour. The [...]

March 11, 2013

Michael Keaton Goes From Batman to BIRDMAN

Anything with Michael Keaton is fine with me (even the RoboCop remake, sort of). However, I’m really excited at the prospect of Birdman, a film which appears to riff on Keaton’s Batman past. Keaton will be joined in Birdman by fellow superhero [...]

March 7, 2013

BAFTAS 2012

My BAFTA journey started with a train ride into central London, on a bitterly frosty morning. After meeting with a selection of members of the press, I was ushered onto the red carpet, having to walk the full length of the crimson material, past a [...]

February 23, 2013

The BAFTA Film Awards 2013 Winners List

Ben Affleck’s career resurgence is now complete. Affleck’s Argo scored three Baftas last night in London (I was there, but more on that later), and it really does look like the thriller will take home the best picture at the Academy Awards – [...]

February 11, 2013

Now A GREMLINS Remake!

Joe Dante’s Gremlins is a perfect little film, one which has grossed a mighty $153 million at the US box office since it was released in 1984. It has great charm, fantastic pratical special effects, strong story and a wonderful score by Jerry [...]

January 20, 2013

Steven Spielberg Sees Sense And Delays ROBOPOCALYPSE

I think we can all agree that it’s good news that Steven Spielberg has postponed production on Robopocalypse. The science fiction actioner, set to star the interesting combination of Chris Hemsworth, Anne Hathaway and new Q, Ben Whishaw was [...]

January 12, 2013

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