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Warwick Davis: Harry Potter Set Smelled

The 'Harry Potter' set used to smell of rotting food, Warwick Davis has recalled.The 44-year-old actor - who played both Professor Flitwick and goblin bank teller Griphook in the fantasy franchise - has revealed that...

Farewell Rik Mayall: Comic Laid To Rest By Family And Friends In Devon

Rik Mayall was laid to rest in a rose-festooned wicker coffin in a beautiful English churchyard yesterday (19 June). The late comedian collapsed and died aged 56 after his morning run on Monday 9 June,...

Alan Rickman To Be Honoured At Children's Film Festival

Harry Potter star Alan Rickman will be honoured at Italy's Giffoni Film Festival later this year (14).The Brit, famous for his role as Severus Snape in the wizard franchise, will be presented with the Francois...

Harry Potter Reunion: J.k Rowling And Emma Watson Unite For Lumos Charity

They may have wrapped up the eighth and final film in the Harry Potter franchise a while back, but Emma Watson and JK Rowling were back in the magical world they created, alongside fellow Potter...

Alan Rickman Injured While Filming His Very First Movie

Actor Alan Rickman almost derailed his appearance in his first Hollywood movie after injuring himself during a stunt.The Harry Potter star was filming his very first scene in Die Hard, which required him to crawl...

Alan Rickman Shocked To Discover Movie Sting Came From Alabama

Alan Rickman was stunned to learn his Cbgb co-star Keene Mcrae was from Alabama at the end of the movie, because the newcomer mimicked rock star Sting so well the veteran was convinced he was...

A Week In Movies: Gravity Bows In Venice, One Direction Takes To Cinemas, All-star Film Explores Jfk's Death

George Clooney and Sandra Bullock brought their star power to opening night at the 70th Venice Film Festival on Wednesday. The event launched with the world premiere of Alfonso Cuaron's Gravity, and the critical buzz...

“50,000 Bands And 1 Disgusting Bathroom" - Rupert Grint Stars In Cbgb [Trailer + Pictures]

The highly anticipated movie surrounding New York’s infamous CBGB club is getting closer, and we’ve got some fantastic film stills to whet your punk-rock appetite. Rupert Grint stars alongside his Harry Potter nemsis Alan Rickman...

'The Butler' & 'We're The Millers' Retain Top Us Box Office Positions

Lee Daniels' The Butler has retained its position at No.1 in the US Weekend Box Office for the second week. The movie is an historical epic which follows the true story of Cecil Gaines (Forest...

'The Butler' Gives Competitors The Brush-off In First Weekend Success

The Butler has outperformed all of its rivals upon its first weekend, having been released on 16th August to much nodding from critics and $25 million (£15.9m) earned. The film showcases an all-star cast, who...

Lee Daniels' The Butler Is "Deeply Affecting And Oscar Bait"

Lee Daniels' The Butler is released today in US cinemas. Early reviews of the historical drama have been mixed although most suggest the film is definitely worth a watch.Forest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey at the...

The Butler Movie Looks Ready To Be The First Major Oscar Contender Of The Year

The Butler movie could very well be the first real contender for next year's Academy Awards when it is released next Friday (16 August) as critics have already singled the film out as a wonderfully...

Lee Daniel's 'The Butler' Is A Clear Oscar Contender [Stills + Clips]

Hollywood and the film industry seem more confident in taking on the issue of slavery in a cinematic context. Last year saw Django Unchained and Lincoln prove popular, and this year will see more films...

Lee Daniels Fights For His Movie 'The Butler'

Lee Daniels has begged Warner Bros. to let him keep the title of his new film 'The Butler'.The Weinstein Company lost its legal battle on Tuesday (02.07.13) following a Title Registration Bureau ruling confirming Warner...

The Butler Director Appeals To Keep Name

'The Butler' director Lee Daniels has appealed to the head of Warner Bros. to drop its copyright claim regarding the film's name.The Weinstein Company lost its legal battle to keep the title of its new...

The Butler Loses Legal Battle To Keep Film Title

The Weinstein Company will have to rename its upcoming movie 'The Butler'.The film studio has lost its legal battle with rivals Warner Bros. to keep the title of its upcoming Lee Daniels-directed historical drama, following...

The Butler Locked In Copyright Dispute

Warner Bros. is trying to block The Weinstein Company from naming its new movie 'The Butler'.The two companies are locked in a legal battle ahead of the release of the upcoming Lee Daniels-directed historical drama,...

John C. Reilly Confirmed Role For Guardians Of The Galaxy

John C. Reilly has been confirmed for 'Guardians of the Galaxy'.The 48-year-old actor has signed up to play Rhomann Dey in the Marvel Studios' sci-fi, superhero blockbuster, which follows a team of otherworldly superheroes with...

Melissa Leo To Star In The Equalizer?

Melissa Leo is in talks to star in 'The Equalizer'.The 52-year-old actress is said to be in negotiations with filmmaker Antoine Fuqua - who directed her in 'Olympus Has Fallen' - for a role in...

Glenn Close For Guardians Of The Galaxy?

Glenn Close is in talks to star in 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'.The '101 Dalmatians' actress is reportedly in negotiations to star as a leader of intergalactic space patrol Nova Corp in James Gunn's Marvel film,...

John C. Reilly For Guardians Of The Galaxy?

John C. Reilly has been offered a role in 'Guardians of the Galaxy'.The 'Step Brothers' actor is reportedly being courted for the role of Rhomann Dey in Marvel Studios' sci-fi superhero blockbuster, according to HitFix.com.Reilly...

Forest Whitaker As 'The Butler' Could Be A Recipe For Success [Trailer]

The first trailer for 'Precious' director Lee Daniels' new movie The Butler starring Forest Whitaker has rolled out online. It has always been assumed that Harvey Weinstein believes the film is one of his better...

Forest Whitaker's 'The Butler' Clearly Has Oscar Glory In Its Sights [Trailer]

The first trailer for 'Precious' director Lee Daniels' new movie The Butler starring Forest Whitaker has rolled out online and Harvey Weinstein's ambitions of taking this film all the way to the Oscars couldn't be...

First Cgbg Movie Shots Revealed [Pictures]

The first pictures of the potentially dodgy looking CBGB movie have been revealed, showing the film's stars filming in the specially built CBGBs nightclub set up. Obviously the most notable star here is Malin Akerman...

Stars Lobby U.k. Prime Minister Over Belarus

Harry Potter co-stars Ralph Fiennes and Alan Rickman are among the actors who have lobbied U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron to highlight ongoing troubles in Belarus.Fiennes and Rickman have both recorded video messages for the...

Stars Take To The Trading Floor For Charity

Goldie Hawn, Alan Rickman and Sean Bean showed off their stockbroking skills in London on Wednesday (05Dec12) by taking to the trading floor to raise money for charity.Model Twiggy and Samantha Cameron, the wife of...

Alan Rickman Told Matthew Lewis To Tackle Theatre

British actor Matthew Lewis has Alan Rickman to thank for his role in a new London play - he told his young Harry Potter co-star to pursue a career in theatre after the movie franchise...

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