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Drive Director Recruits Skyfall Screenwriters For Barbarella Revamp

Drive director Nicholas Winding Refn has teamed up with Skyfall screenwriters Neal Purvis and Robert Wade to revamp Jane Fonda's cult comic book character Barbarella for Tv.Jean Claude-Forest created the sci-fi heroine in the mid-1960s...

Vin Diesel To Star In Kojak Remake

Vin Diesel is to star as the titular TV detective in a big screen reboot of 'Kojak'.The 45-year-old actor will portray the tough-talking New York Police Department cop - who was played by Telly Savalas...

Light Bulb Moment! Sam Mendes Has The Plot For Bond 24

Sam Mendes has already come up with the plot for Bond 24, despite not having signed on for the Skyfall follow-up, yet. In a statement confirming their departure from the franchise, screenwriters Neal Purvis and...

James Bond Screenwriters Bow Out

James Bond screenwriters Neal Purvis and Robert Wade are quitting the franchise after the record-breaking success of Skyfall.The film, which stars Daniel Craig in the most successful Bond film in the franchise's history, marked the...

Sam Mendes Has New Bond Story

Sam Mendes already has a story for Bond 24.The 'Skyfall' filmmaker hasn't yet confirmed he will be returning to direct Daniel Craig in the next outing for the iconic spy, but screenwriters Neal Purvis and...

100% Rating: Is Skyfall The Best Bond Movie Ever?

Sam Mendes must be feeling pretty smug right now. The director of Skyfall, the latest James Bond movie, has scored an impeccable 100% on the Rotten Tomatoes reviews site.This will make excellent Monday morning news...

Javier Bardem Set For Bond Role?

Javier Bardem has reportedly been offered a role in the new James Bond film.The Oscar winning 'Biutiful' actor is thought to have been approached and given a "major" offer to appear in the next instalment...

Rachel Weisz Wanted For New James Bond Movie

Rachel Weisz is being lined up to play a villain in the new James Bond movie. Producers are hoping to sign up the 40-year-old actress to play the head of a sinister organisation but are...

007 To Return To Screen In 2012

It still doesn't have a title and only a few months ago rumors were flying that the script was not up to snuff, but the producers of the James Bond movies said Tuesday that "Bond...

New James Bond Given Release Date Confirmation

James Bond is to return to movie screens next year.Daniel Craig will reprise his role as the suave British spy in the 23rd screen adventure in November 2012, after the film was finally given the...

Haggis Strips Bond Of Gadgets

Oscar winner PAUL HAGGIS is currently working on the latest JAMES BOND film CASINO ROYALE, and is determined to make the new movie different by stripping the superspy of his fancy gadgets. The writer/director of...

Tarantino Upset With Bond Producers

QUENTIN TARANTINO has slammed JAMES BOND producers for failing to contact him following his request to direct forthcoming 007 movie CASINO ROYALE, because the remake had been his idea. In 2004, the PULP FICTION...

Douglas Set To Play Thief

Hollywood star MICHAEL DOUGLAS is keen to get his acting career back on track - with a role in as a gentleman thief in new project ART CON. After spending the past few...

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Bjork Announces Virtual Reality Exhibition In London, Plus Single Live Show

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Bjork Digital comes to London's Somerset House in September, along with a single live show at the Royal Albert Hall.

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'Poldark' And 'X Factor' Set For TV Clash In September

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