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Question: Was 'Jurassic World' Worth the Wait?

Question: Was 'Jurassic World' Worth the Wait?

It's here. It's finally here - Jurassic World. Colin Trevorrow's epic action-adventure, with Steven Spielberg returning as executive producer and man-of-the-moment Chris Pratt in the lead role. Jurassic World has scored strong reviews and will...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 11th June 2015

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Synopsis: "A New Threat Arises"

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Synopsis: "A New Threat Arises"

Warner Bros has released the synopsis to the hugely anticipated Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, set for March 2016. The studio had already released a teaser trailer and some images from the movie, which...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 10th June 2015

Ant and Dec Make £23,000 Per Day. Just Think About That.

Ant and Dec Make £23,000 Per Day. Just Think About That.

The British presenting duo Anthony McPartlin and Declan Donnelly - better known as Ant and Dec - made £23,000 a day last year. The Bafta winning pair took home $8.4 million between them under their...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 10th June 2015

Kelly Marcel Talks "Crazy" Fifty Shades of Grey Film, That Never Was

Kelly Marcel Talks "Crazy" Fifty Shades of Grey Film, That Never Was

Kelly Marcel, the screenwriter behind the Fifty Shades of Grey film, says she is unable to watch the blockbuster because the final cut was so different to her "crazy and artistic" original vision.Jamie Dornan [L]...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 10th June 2015

'Daredevil' Finds Its 'Punisher' In Jon Bernthal

'Daredevil' Finds Its 'Punisher' In Jon Bernthal

Daredevil has been heralded as one of the best TV shows in recent times, though it's about to get a lot more interesting with the casting of The Walking Dead's Jon Bernthal as The Punisher....

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 10th June 2015

'The Game' Turns Himself Into Police after Hitting Off-Duty Officer

'The Game' Turns Himself Into Police after Hitting Off-Duty Officer

U.S rapper The Game has turned himself into police in Los Angeles after hitting an off-duty officer during a basketball game earlier this year. The Game - real name Jayceon Terrell Taylor - surrendered to...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 9th June 2015

Original 'Star Wars' Script Features Protagonist "Luke Starkiller"

Original 'Star Wars' Script Features Protagonist "Luke Starkiller"

An original script for the first Star Wars movie has been discovered collecting dust deep in the archives of the University of New Brunswick library in Saint John. Librarian Kristian Brown was tasked with sifting...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 9th June 2015

Netflix Lands Brad Pitt's 'War Machine' - This is a Big One.

Netflix Lands Brad Pitt's 'War Machine' - This is a Big One.

Netflix has sensationally nabbed the rights to Brad Pitt's forthcoming movie War Machine, representing the streaming service's biggest film acquisition so far. The satirical comedy is directed by David Michod (Animal Kingdom) and based on...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 9th June 2015

Disclosure Announce 'Caracal', But Did They Rip-Off Sbtrkt?

Disclosure Announce 'Caracal', But Did They Rip-Off Sbtrkt?

Following the huge success of their debut LP Settle - which also launched the career of Sam Smith - the dance music duo Disclosure has announced details of its second album. Caracal will be released...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 9th June 2015

Clint Eastwood's Caitlyn Jenner Diss To Be Cut From Guy's Choice Awards

Clint Eastwood's Caitlyn Jenner Diss To Be Cut From Guy's Choice Awards

Clint Eastwood's joke about Caitlyn Jenner at Spike TV's Guys Choice Awards is to be cut from the June 18 broadcast. During filming of the show, the American Sniper director delivered a gag at the...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 9th June 2015

John Oliver On Why the U.S Bail System Is Just Plain Wrong

John Oliver On Why the U.S Bail System Is Just Plain Wrong

John Oliver turned his attention to the U.S bail system on Sunday's Last Week Tonight, explaining how it disproportionately hurts the poor. Oliver said some people might admit guilty just to stay out of jail...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 8th June 2015

FIFA Movie 'United Passions' Takes $607 at Box-Office. That's $607.

FIFA Movie 'United Passions' Takes $607 at Box-Office. That's $607.

United Passions, the FIFA movie starring Tim Roth as former President Sepp Blatter, took just $607 at the weekend box-office. The movie, financed by the football organisation, got a release just days after the corporation...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 8th June 2015

Eddie the Eagle: "Dexter Fletcher Film Is Only 10% Accurate"

Eddie the Eagle: "Dexter Fletcher Film Is Only 10% Accurate"

Eddie "The Eagle" Edwards, the celebrated British ski-jumper, says an upcoming film of his life is largely "made up" and is only 10% accurate. Eddie the Eagle is directed by Sunshine on Leith's Dexter Flecher...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 8th June 2015

Liam Gallagher, Roger Daltry and Ian Broudie Form Supergroup

Liam Gallagher, Roger Daltry and Ian Broudie Form Supergroup

Liam Gallagher is forming a super group with The Who's Roger Daltry, Ringo Starr's son Zak Starkey and the Lightning Seeds's Ian Broudie at the request of Chris Evans for the revival of TFI Friday...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 8th June 2015

Pixie Lott is Holly Golightly in 'Breakfast at Tiffany's'

Pixie Lott is Holly Golightly in 'Breakfast at Tiffany's'

Pixie Lott is to take on the iconic role of Holly Golightly in a near touring production of Breakfast at Tiffany's. Based on Truman Capote's classic novella - the film version of which made a...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 5th June 2015

'The Thick of It' Star Rebecca Front Joins Cast of 'Doctor Who'

'The Thick of It' Star Rebecca Front Joins Cast of 'Doctor Who'

Rebecca Front is reunite with Peter Capaldi in the next series of Doctor Who. The pair's famous on-screen spats were a highlight of the third and fourth seasons of Armando Iannucci's political comedy series The...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 5th June 2015

'Scrapped' Lifetime Movie with Kristen Wiig, Will Ferrell, To Air This Month

'Scrapped' Lifetime Movie with Kristen Wiig, Will Ferrell, To Air This Month

A Deadly Adoption, Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig's Lifetime movie that was confirmed as being scrapped by the network, is to air on June 20. Fans had assumed the homage would be a lost forever,...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 5th June 2015

Yep, Sarah Palin Just Called Lena Dunham a Paedophile

Yep, Sarah Palin Just Called Lena Dunham a Paedophile

Sarah Palin has attacked the Girls creator Lena Dunham, dubbing her a "paedophile" for comments she made in her memoir Not That Kind of Girl. Dunham had written that as a 7-year-old girl she gave...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 5th June 2015

Macbeth: Could This Be Michael Fassbender's Oscar Winning Role?

Macbeth: Could This Be Michael Fassbender's Oscar Winning Role?

Michael Fassbender is likely to have to pretty hectic awards season. He's been here before, of course, having scored major nominations for Hunger, Shame and 12 Years a Slave - all of which were directed...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 5th June 2015

Peter Capaldi Himself Attending 'Doctor Who' Festival in London

Peter Capaldi Himself Attending 'Doctor Who' Festival in London

Doctor Who himself Peter Capaldi and series creator Steven Moffatt will attending the Doctor Who Festival at ExCel, London, in November. The pair say they will be giving away "backstage secrets."Peter Capaldi [L] and Jenna-Louis...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th June 2015

Stephen Hawking Says He Would Consider Assisted Suicide

Stephen Hawking Says He Would Consider Assisted Suicide

Professor Stephen Hawking says he would consider assisted suicide should be became merely a burden. The physicist who suffers from motor neurone disease has argued that keeping someone alive against their own wishes is the...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th June 2015

James Wan to Direct Jason Momoa in 'Aquaman'

James Wan to Direct Jason Momoa in 'Aquaman'

James Wan is to direct Aquaman for Warner Bros, while Kurt Johnstad - best known for penning 300 - will write the script. The superhero movie stars Jason Momoa as the serpine superhero, with Charles...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th June 2015

Jason Alexander Reveals Why George's Finacee was Killed in 'Seinfeld'

Jason Alexander Reveals Why George's Finacee was Killed in 'Seinfeld'

Finally, Jason Alexander has revealed why - oh why - Heidi Swedberg's character Susan was killed off in Seinfeld. Well, as it turns out it had nothing to do with narrative direction - it was...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th June 2015

'Veep' To Recreate Washington in California (For Tax Purposes)

'Veep' To Recreate Washington in California (For Tax Purposes)

The multi-award winning White House comedy Veep is to move production from Maryland to California to benefit from better tax incentives. The show starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus as a U.S vice president is one of four...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th June 2015

Cameron Crowe Apologizes for Casting Emma Stone in 'Aloha'

Cameron Crowe Apologizes for Casting Emma Stone in 'Aloha'

Cameron Crowe has offered an apology to fans who criticized his casting of Emma Stone in his new film Aloha. The film director posted an apology on his website on Tuesday for having Stone play...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th June 2015

Woman Sues Suge Knight, Dr Dre and Ice Cube Over Wrongful Death

Woman Sues Suge Knight, Dr Dre and Ice Cube Over Wrongful Death

The woman of Terry Carter - the man run down by Suge Knight - has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the producers of the NMA biopic Straight Outta Compton, alleging that they were negligent...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th June 2015

Quentin Tarantino Shot 'The Hateful Eight' on Refrigerated Set

Quentin Tarantino Shot 'The Hateful Eight' on Refrigerated Set

Quentin Tarantino appears to have gone to great lengths to recreate a stormy Wyoming landscape in his latest movie The Hateful Eight - refrigerating the set to the extent that the actors could see their...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 3rd June 2015

So, the 'Entourage' Movie Didn't Really Work That Well

So, the 'Entourage' Movie Didn't Really Work That Well

Yeah, we knew this was going to happen. We saw it a mile off. As soon as Mark Wahlberg and Doug Ellin announced the Entourage movie, in fact. The beauty of the original HBO series...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 3rd June 2015

'James Bond' Movie Rights up for Grabs - Everybody Interested

'James Bond' Movie Rights up for Grabs - Everybody Interested

Lucrative rights to the James Bond franchise are set to go up for grabs, with the November 6 release of Spectre marking the end of the multi-picture deal between MGM and Sony. The pact has...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 3rd June 2015

'Lost' Star Wars Movie 'Black Angel' To Get Full-Length Remake

'Lost' Star Wars Movie 'Black Angel' To Get Full-Length Remake

The long-long Star Wars movie, Black Angel, is to get a full-length remake with the help from crowd-funders around the world. The film first screened as a short before Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 3rd June 2015

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